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Rome, Italy: Dr. Goodall to receive the Grand Officer of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic

Nov 24 2011

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.

London, UK: An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall: In the Shadow of Man

Dec 1 2011

7:30 p.m.

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.

Milan, Italy: Dr. Goodall's Public Keynote Lecture

Nov 25 2011

10:30 a.m.

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.

Milan, Italy: Dr. Goodall Visits the Sir James Henderson School

Nov 23 2011

4:00 p.m.

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.

Roots & Shoots Gives Back!

In the last 18 months, Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots youth have reported more than 800,000 community service hours.

Cordoba, Argentina: Dr. Goodall to host Roots & Shoots Festival

Nov 4 2011

On November 4, 2011, Dr. Goodall will preside over a Roots & Shoots festival in Codoba, Argentina as part of her special autumn tour of Latin America and South America.

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Dr. Goodall's Roots & Shoots Workshop at the Buenos Aires Zoo

Nov 3 2011

6:00 p.m.

On November 3, 2011, Dr. Goodall will speak at a Roots & Shoots workshop to be held at the Buenos Aires Zoo in Argentina as part of her special autumn tour of Latin America and South America.

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Dr. Goodall to host Roots & Shoots Festival

Nov 2 2011

9:00 a.m.

On November 1, 2011, Dr. Goodall will preside over a Roots & Shoots festival in Argentina as part of her special autumn tour of Latin America and South America.

2011 Excellence in Education Award - Renée Gunther

The 2011 Jane Goodall Global Leadership Awards were presented on September 24, 2011. This year's winner for the Excellence in Education Award was Renée Gunther. This award recognizes a teacher who exhibits leadership and excellence in his or her work to help preserve our natural world, protect animals and benefit our human community.

2011 Roots & Shoots Youth Leadership Award - Lauren Gibson & Adam Anthony

The 2011 Jane Goodall Global Leadership Awards were presented on September 24, 2011. This year's winners for the Roots & Shoots Youth Leadership Award were Lauren Gibson from Carmel, Ind. and Adam Anthony from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. This award honors an individual (aged 13-26) who demonstrates leadership and excellence through his or her work to help preserve and protect our natural world.

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