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Jane Goodall Institute-US and Bezos Earth Fund Join Forces to Further Conservation in the Congo Basin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 20, 2024, Washington, D.C. — In partnership with the Bezos Earth Fund, the Jane Goodall Institute -USA (JGI) announced plans to further expand its evidence-based, community-led conservation efforts to protect forests and biodiversity in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the Republic of the Congo (RoC) — a critically important region essential to the healthy functioning […]

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Environmental Icon Dr. Jane Goodall to Celebrate 90th Birthday Year Spreading a Message of “Hope Through Action” Across the Globe

Worldwide Tour to Include Scheduled Events in the United States this Spring  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 2, 2024, Washington, D.C. — On April 3rd, the world will observe the 90th birthday of Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, renowned ethologist, conservationist, UN Messenger of Peace, and founder of the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI). Throughout this milestone year, the global icon will continue […]

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JANE GOODALL INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF INAUGURAL TEMPLETON ROOTS & SHOOTS PRIZES

Awards Program Honors 30 International Changemakers Who Are Empowering Youth in Positive Efforts for People, Animals & the Environment WASHINGTON, DC USA – December 5, 2023 Today, Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI), UN Messenger of Peace and the 2021 Templeton Prize Laureate, celebrated the winners of the inaugural Templeton Roots & Shoots Prizes.  The […]

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United States and Jane Goodall Institute Tanzania Launch New $29.5 million USAID Sustainable Development Partnership

November 17, 2023 Today, the United States, the United Republic of Tanzania, and the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) Tanzania officially launched the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Tumaini Kupitia Vitendo (Hope Through Action) project.  Funded by the American people, in part through USAID’s Gender Equity and Equality Fund, the project will be locally managed and led by the […]

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Environmental Icon Dr. Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Youth Program Sustainability Supported by Toyota

Media Contact Names Ashley Sullivan, Director of Storytelling & Marketing Comms & Partnerships JGI USA asullivan@janegoodall.org IMPORTANT: Please use our Promotions with JGI doc with the correct info on Jane + JGI (Jane should be referred to as an ethologist and conservationist, not a primatologist or anthropologist) + Press kit which includes only images approved by JGI. Environmental Icon Dr. […]

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