Jane Goodall

Dr. Jane Goodall begins her North American Fall Lecture Tour in Canada

Sep 16 2012

Join Dr. Jane Goodall as she reflects on the extraordinary changes the world has seen since she first began her groundbreaking chimpanzee behavioral study in 1960. Her work at what is today Tanzania’s Gombe National Park became the foundation of future primatological research and redefined the relationship between humans and animals.


-- Two-Hour Special Provides Unprecedented Access and Insight Into Dr. Goodall’s Mission
 To Spread Hope and Peace Throughout the World -- 
CONTACT: Matthew Windsor, 240-662-6781
(Silver Spring, MD) – As a child in England, Dr.

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Irvine, CA : Dr.Goodall speaks at the Living Peace Series

Oct 2 2012

Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Time: 6:30pm (Doors open at 5:45pm)

Venue: UCI Student Center, Pacific Ballroom

In July 1960, at the age of 26, Jane Goodall traveled from England to what is today Tanzania, and bravely entered the little-known world of wild chimpanzees. The chimpanzee behavioral research she pioneered there has produced a wealth of scientific discovery, and her vision has expanded into a global mission to empower people to make a difference for all living things.

Scotland, UK : Dr. Goodall's speech at Eden Court Theatre, Inverness

Sep 2 2012

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, will speak to young people at an event hosted by the Highland Facilitator Team in Inverness, Scotland. The event will be held at the Eden Court Theatre, Inverness on September 2, 2012. She will be joined by Sir John Lister Kaye, founder of Aigas Field Center, on stage.

Jane Launches the "Twiga Project" in Tanzania

During her busy trip to Tanzania in July, Jane attended the launch and blessing of a project involving local members of Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots and the Tanzania Portland Cement Company (TPCC), also known as TwigaCement. The goal of the “Twiga Project” is to rehabilitate and restore cement quarries while promoting environmental sustainability and conservation in Tanzania. The project is currently scheduled to run until April 2013.

Jane Goodall at the Tanzania Portland Cement Company in July 2012
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