Youth

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots National Youth Leadership Council Training

For the last decade, the Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC) has provided highly motivated and dedicated young leaders throughout the United States with the training, resources and opportunities they need to develop into community leaders who create positive change in their own backyards and around the world. These youth leaders emerge at the forefront of the next generation of responsible global citizens, working to protect and improve communities for people, animals, and the environment we all share.

Dr. Goodall meets National Youth Leadership Council members via Google+ Hangout

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Education Project in Colorado

Over the last six months, the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) has made a huge splash throughout the state of Colorado by empowering educators to get involved in Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots and helping them implement service-learning campaigns in their classrooms.

International Travel: Jane in Italy

On June 2, 2013, Jane met with a choir of 800 children in Perugia, Italy, in the city’s Piazza IV Novembre. Throughout the school year, the children took part in Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots and studied Jane’s life and work.

Perugia, Italy: the Theatre Morlacchi

Jun 2 2013

Dr. Jane Goodall will be in Perugia on June 2nd, 2013 at 9:00 PM for a stage performance at the Theatre Morlacchi. In this live show, Dr. Jane Goodall will be recalling her life accompanied by musicians Gabriele Mirabassi and Wolfang Neitzer. This show is in collboration with "Comune Di Perugia" and the "Regional Agency for Environmental Conservation"

Perugia, Italy: Piazza IV Novembre

Jun 2 2013

Dr. Jane Goodall will meet with a choir of 800 children in Perugia, Italy, on June 2, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. in Piazza IV Novembre . Throughout the school year, these children have participated in Jane Goodall Roots & Shoots and studied the life and works of Dr. Jane Goodall. The choir will be directed by Francesca Rossi who will present the album "Worms, Chickens, Chimpanzees" by Egea Small. This genuine music and lyrics are about the English scientist. 

Terni, Italy: ARPA

Jun 1 2013

Dr. Jane Goodall will be in Terni at ARPA on June 1st, 2013 at 5:00 PM to meet 500 students from the "Face to Face with Jane Goodall" schools. 

NYC, NY: Humane Education Conference

Sep 21 2013

REGISTRATION IS HANDLED BY THE HUMANE EDUCATION CONFERENCE. PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE JANE GOODALL INSTITUTE ABOUT REGISTRATION. 

 

Denver, CO: Keynote address at STEMosphere

May 4 2013

9 a.m.

TICKETING IS HANDLED BY STEMOSPHERE. PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE JANE GOODALL INSTITUTE ABOUT TICKETS.

Women's History Month: JGI Recognizes Amazing Female Scientists

Dr. Jane Goodall first arrived in what is today Tanzania’s Gombe National Park more than 50 years ago. The chimpanzee behavioral research she pioneered there continues to this day and is the longest-running study of great apes in the wild. Dr. Goodall’s many groundbreaking findings – that chimpanzees make and use tools, have long-lasting family bonds, eat meat, and wage war – redefined the relationship between humans and animals.

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