Web Chats: "See CHIMPANZEE, Save Chimpanzees"
See CHIMPANZEE opening week (April 20-26, 2012) and Disneynature will make a donation to the Jane Goodall Institute to protect chimpanzees today and tomorrow. Learn more about the “See CHIMPANZEE, Save Chimpanzees” conservation program.
Upcoming Web Chats Featuring Experts from the Jane Goodall Institute!
With less than a month to go until the premiere of Disneynature's CHIMPANZEE, the Jane Goodall Institute is hosting a series of Web chats with experts in chimpanzee behavior and conservation, as well as youth education.
These Web chats provide a unique opportunity for Jane Goodall Institute and Roots & Shoots members to participate in interactive discussions about:
-- What it was like behind the scenes for one of the principal photographers of CHIMPANZEE;
-- What life is like for Institute staffers working every day to help orphaned chimpanzees;
-- What young people can do to help preserve and protect endangered species, including chimpanzees; and
-- How educators can bring conservation into the classroom.
Join us for this incredible opportunity to have your questions answered by the Jane Goodall Institute and the Roots & Shoots team!
Online Chat Schedule
with Erin Viera, National Manager of Education, Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots, and
Kari Hampton, Roots & Shoots Group Leader
April 4, 4 p.m. (EST)
Experts on service learning, this dynamic duo will provide tips and answer your questions about conservation projects in the classroom. What is the best way to protect chimpanzees and their forest homes when you live halfway around the world? Erin and Kari will answer this question.
"Life at Tchimpounga"
with Debby Cox, Technical Advisor, the Jane Goodall Institute
April 10, 3 p.m. (EST)
The Tchimpounga Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Center in the Republic of the Congo is home to more than 150 chimpanzees, victims of the illegal commercial bushmeat trade. Hear from expert Debby Cox about some of the newest arrivals at the sanctuary, what life is like for chimpanzees at Tchimpounga, and how you can help the chimpanzees who call Tchimpounga home.
"Behind the Scenes of Disneynature's CHIMPANZEE"
with Bill Wallauer, Principle Photography - Disneynature's CHIMPANZEE, and the Jane Goodall Institute’s Wildlife Cameraman and Research Videographer
April 16, 1 p.m. (EST)
The Jane Goodall Institute's "Chimp Champion," Bill Wallauer, will share stories and answer your questions about his experiences working in the field filming Disneynature's CHIMPANZEE. You won't want to miss this behind-the-scenes web chat!
"Tips, Tricks and Project Ideas"
with Adrienne Bermingham, Youth Leadership Fellow, Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots
April 24, 3 p.m. (EST)
What can you do to help chimpanzees and other endangered species? Join Adrienne for a fun and dynamic conversation about the projects that your Roots & Shoots group can do to address conservation issues that threaten chimpanzees and humans alike. Mark your calendars to hear from Adrienne about the TOP 5 CONSERVATION PROJECTS!
Mark your calendars! Don't miss this unique opportunity to chat with the Jane Goodall Institute's experts and get a behind-the-scenes look at Disneynature's CHIMPANZEE.