Jane Goodall

GERMANY: Dr. Goodall’s Autumn Tour of Germany

Sep 3 2011

On September 3-5, 2011, Dr. Goodall will visit Germany for a number of events. Highlights of her itinerary include:

September 3: In Hamburg, Dr. Goodall will be named the “Ambassador of the Green Capital of Europe” at a special ceremony attended by local members of Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots and the media. Later that evening, Dr. Goodall will speak about and sign copies of the German edition of her book, Hope for Animals and Their World.

Budapest, HUNGARY: Dr. Goodall at the Giordano Bruno GlobalShift University

Sep 9 2011

On September 9, 2011, Dr. Goodall will participate in a panel discussion at the opening of the Giordano Bruno GlobalShift University. The university, located in Budapest, Hungary, is one of the world’s first global Internet-based institutions of higher learning.

Dr. Goodall will receive an honorary degree along with Deepak Chopra and Nobel Laureate Robert Mundell, among others.


Sausalito, CA: Jane’s Journey Documentary Film Screening

Aug 19 2011

On August 19, Jane’s Journey, a feature-length documentary about Dr. Goodall’s life’s work, will be screened at the opening night of the Sausalito Film Festival.

Please note that Dr. Goodall will not be present at the screening.

New York, NY: Dr. Goodall Visits the United Nations

Sep 15 2011

On September 15, 2011, Dr. Goodall will join UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, other UN Messengers of Peace and Roots & Shoots members at the UN headquarters in New York City to commemorate the annual UN International Day of Peace. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the UN International Day of Peace resolution.

Please note that this event is not open to the general public.

Hollywood, CA: A Conversation with Dr. Jane Goodall Featuring the Presentation of the 2011 Jane Goodall Global Leadership Awards

Sep 24 2011

Please Join Us on September 24, 2011, in Hollywood, Calif., for a Conversation with Dr. Jane Goodall Featuring the Presentation of the 2011 Jane Goodall Global Leadership Awards.

The Jane Goodall Global Leadership Awards honor individuals and organizations that share Dr. Goodall’s values, vision and commitment to making a positive difference in the world for all living things.


Los Angeles, CA: Dr. Goodall’s Speech at the Life@50+ AARP Convention

Sep 22 2011

9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

On September 22, 2011, Dr. Goodall will be a featured speaker at the Life@50+ AARP Convention where she will address thousands of AARP members and other supporters from around the world.

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