On November 24, 2011, Dr. Goodall will be awarded by Giorgio Napolitano, the president of the Italian Republic, as Grand Officer of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, in recognition of her pioneering work. The award will be presented in Rome by the President of the Republic’s Councelor Magistrate Dr. Elio Berarducci during a ceremony in Villa Wolkonsky, the official residence of British Ambassador Christopher Prentice. Dr. Goodall is in Italy for a three day tour of meetings and public engagements taking place in Milan, Rome and Naples.
On December 1, 2011, Dr. Goodall will present a talk in London hosted by Abercrombie & Kent and Duncan Lawrie.
In her speech, Dr. Goodall will bring her audience into the world of the Gombe chimpanzees?from her early observations and experiences to the latest news and stories from the field.
On November 25, 2011, Dr. Goodall will give a public keynote lecture focused on her international youth service program, Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots, in Milan, Italy.
On November 23, 2011, Dr. Goodall will speak at the Sir James Henderson British School in Milan, Italy as part of a several day speaking tour in Italy.
While Jane was in Seattle, Washington last month she made sure to clear her schedule for a few minutes to visit with her longtime friend Dale Chihuly, the amazing glass design artist. Jane has even helped Dale create a special glass sculpture in the past!
On November 7, 2011, Dr. Goodall will give a keynote speech at the Museo de La Plata in Argentina as part of her special autumn tour of Latin America and South America.
In her speech, Dr. Goodall will bring her audience into the world of the Gombe chimpanzees―fromher early observations and experiences to the latest news and stories from the field.