Dr. Goodall will commemorate Gombe 50, the Jane Goodall Institute’s global 50th anniversary celebration of her pioneering chimpanzee research and inspiring vision for our future, with a month-long tour of Asia throughout the month of September.
On September 5-9, Dr. Goodall will visit Taiwan for a number of events organized by JGI-Taiwan and Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots. Highlights of Dr. Goodall’s itinerary include:
September 5: A special tree planting ceremony in Taipei in celebration of Gombe 50 with members of Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots. Later that day, JGI-Taiwan will present An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall – an auction dinner fundraising event.
September 6: Roots & Shoots Day Keynote address at Taiwan’s Hsinchu Zoological Gardens.
September 8: Public lecture in Yilan, Taiwan geared toward teachers and school administrators.