Jane Goodall

Neptune Wellness Solutions, Inc. Announces the Launch of Legendary Wildlife Conservationist Jane Goodall's First Product With the Company

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

With every purchase,5% of the sale priceis donated directly tothe Jane Goodall Institute to support continued research, conservation, and education efforts.

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  • With every purchase,5% of the sale priceis donated directly tothe Jane Goodall Institute to support continued research, conservation, and education efforts.
  • We source our ylang-ylang from a partner in Madagascar committed to planting fast-growing trees to reduce pressure on forests.
  • Our ginger is produced via a contractual, win-win system that provides local communities with resources and a fair return.
  • Neptune Wellness Solutions is a diversified and fully integrated health and wellness company.

World Unites to Celebrate Peace Day 2020

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 10:00am

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Global Broadcast features powerful ceremonies, concerts, expert discussions, offers innovative solutions as well as cultural celebrations from around the planet.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Global Broadcast features powerful ceremonies, concerts, expert discussions, offers innovative solutions as well as cultural celebrations from around the planet.
  • Speakers include Deepak Chopra, Jane Goodall, Rev Matthew Fox, Pat McCabe, Ken Kragen, Foster & Kimberly Gamble, Jonathan Granoff, Audrey Kitagawa, Chief Phil Lane Jr and hundreds of change makers all over the world.
  • Peace Weekend 2020 sees the convergence of multiple online summits and music festivals including the UP Convergence, Peace One Day Live Digital Experience as well as the Shift Festival and Music Festival.
  • Peace Weekend is the culmination of the 4 year long Road to 2020 including the Caravan of Unity Across America and Around the World, as well as the climax of the 11 Days of Global Unity.

COVID-19 Prompts Tang Prize Laureates to Examine New Challenges Facing Sustainable Development

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 2:00pm

Economic development, environmental conservation, and social justice are the three pillars of sustainable development, at the core of which is ecological conservation, the main theme of this forum.

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  • Economic development, environmental conservation, and social justice are the three pillars of sustainable development, at the core of which is ecological conservation, the main theme of this forum.
  • In addition to the moderator, President of Taiwan's Academia Sinica Dr. James Liao, and the keynote speaker, 2020 Tang Prize winner in Sustainable Development Dr. Jane Goodall, three previous Tang Prize laureates will also contribute their professional opinions.
  • Therefore, the Tang Prize Foundation cordially invite you to join us in this forum and learn about the masters' insight as to how to realize sustainable development under these trying circumstances.
  • For more information on the Tang Prize and its laureates, please visit www.tang-prize.org

One Tree Planted And The Jane Goodall Institute Announce Partnership On Critical Restoration Project In Africa

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 3:00pm

SHELBURNE, Vt., July 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Reforestation non-profit One Tree Planted announced today, World Chimpanzee Day, a partnership with global community conservation organization the Jane Goodall Institute on the "Wildlife Habitat & Corridor Restoration Project."

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  • SHELBURNE, Vt., July 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Reforestation non-profit One Tree Planted announced today, World Chimpanzee Day, a partnership with global community conservation organization the Jane Goodall Institute on the "Wildlife Habitat & Corridor Restoration Project."
  • By pooling resources and combining efforts, One Tree Planted and the Jane Goodall Institute are aiming to restore and manage these vital wildlife communities.
  • "We're honored to be joining forces with the renowned Jane Goodall Institute to execute a reforestation initiative of this magnitude," said One Tree Planted founder and Chief Environmental Evangelist, Matt Hill.
  • For more information about Dr. Jane Goodall and the Jane Goodall Institute, visit janegoodall.org and follow JGI on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .

Pioneer Conservationist Jane Goodall Awarded 2020 Tang Prize in Sustainable Development

Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 9:24am

TAIPEI, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute, UN Messenger of Peace, and one of the most influential primatologists today, was announced winner of the 2020 Tang Prize in Sustainable Development today (June 18), "for her ground-breaking discovery in primatology that redefines human-animal relationship and for her lifelong unparalleled dedication to the conservation of Earth environment."

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  • TAIPEI, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute, UN Messenger of Peace, and one of the most influential primatologists today, was announced winner of the 2020 Tang Prize in Sustainable Development today (June 18), "for her ground-breaking discovery in primatology that redefines human-animal relationship and for her lifelong unparalleled dedication to the conservation of Earth environment."
  • In 1991, Dr. Goodall established the Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots Program, further committing herself to environmental education and charity work.
  • Therefore, the Tang Prize Selection Committee decided to name her the 2020 Tang Prize Laureate in Sustainable Development, in order to commend the crucial role she has been performing throughout her life, in promoting sustainable development in the international arena.
  • It aims to promote the interaction and cooperation between culture and technology research so as to find a 21st century path to sustainable development.

Pioneer Conservationist Jane Goodall Awarded 2020 Tang Prize in Sustainable Development

Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 8:35am

TAIPEI, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute, UN Messenger of Peace, and one of the most influential primatologists today, was announced winner of the 2020 Tang Prize in Sustainable Development today (June 18), "for her ground-breaking discovery in primatology that redefines human-animal relationship and for her lifelong unparalleled dedication to the conservation of Earth environment."

Key Points: 
  • TAIPEI, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute, UN Messenger of Peace, and one of the most influential primatologists today, was announced winner of the 2020 Tang Prize in Sustainable Development today (June 18), "for her ground-breaking discovery in primatology that redefines human-animal relationship and for her lifelong unparalleled dedication to the conservation of Earth environment."
  • In 1991, Dr. Goodall established the Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots Program, further committing herself to environmental education and charity work.
  • Therefore, the Tang Prize Selection Committee decided to name her the 2020 Tang Prize Laureate in Sustainable Development, in order to commend the crucial role she has been performing throughout her life, in promoting sustainable development in the international arena.
  • It aims to promote the interaction and cooperation between culture and technology research so as to find a 21st century path to sustainable development.

“Telling Stories CAN Change The World…” -Sea of Shadows Director Richard Lakani National Geographic Networks Launches New Emmy Season Podcast CONSIDER THIS

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 8:54pm

National Geographic will launch its first-ever for your consideration podcast, CONSIDER THIS, on June 15, featuring longform interviews with talent from all of the networks 2020 Emmy contenders.

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  • National Geographic will launch its first-ever for your consideration podcast, CONSIDER THIS, on June 15, featuring longform interviews with talent from all of the networks 2020 Emmy contenders.
  • We are a network thats built on incredible storytelling, said Christopher Albert, EVP of marketing strategy and global communications for National Geographic and National Geographic Documentary Films.
  • Dr. Jane Goodall, a longtime supporter of Sea of Shadows director Richard Ladkani, discussing the importance of protecting even the planets smallest species.
  • For more information visit natgeotv.com or nationalgeographic.com , or find us on Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , YouTube , LinkedIn and Pinterest .

Jane Goodall Exhibition Wins Prestigious Industry Award

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 4:37pm

ORLANDO, Fla., June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- National Geographic Museum exhibition, BecomingJane: The Evolution of Dr. Jane Goodall,has been named an overall winner of the American Alliance ofMuseums' 32nd Annual Excellence in Exhibition Competition, one of the highest achievements in the industry.

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  • ORLANDO, Fla., June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- National Geographic Museum exhibition, BecomingJane: The Evolution of Dr. Jane Goodall,has been named an overall winner of the American Alliance ofMuseums' 32nd Annual Excellence in Exhibition Competition, one of the highest achievements in the industry.
  • The AAM competition honors outstanding work executed by museums, zoos, aquariums, and other non-commercial establishments that offer public exhibitions.
  • Falcon's Creative Group, the themed entertainment design company behind several media experiences at the exhibition, is celebrating this huge win for the National Geographic Museum and close collaborator, the Jane Goodall Institute.
  • About the Jane Goodall Institute:
    The Jane Goodall Institute is a global community conservation organization founded by Dr. Goodall.

Esri Publishes Second Volume of Women and GIS, with Foreword by Jane Goodall

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 3:00pm

Esri , the global leader in location intelligence, today announced the publication of Women and GIS, Volume 2: Stars of Spatial Science .

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  • Esri , the global leader in location intelligence, today announced the publication of Women and GIS, Volume 2: Stars of Spatial Science .
  • The book features a foreword by Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI), United Nations (UN) Messenger of Peace, and one of the world's foremost voices for environmental conservation.
  • In this second volume, readers will hear stories from planetary scientists, civil engineers, entrepreneurs, and urban planners.
  • Women and GIS, Volume 2: Stars of Spatial Science continues to celebrate those individuals who are shaping this important field today.

Urgent pan-Africa action plan launched by PASA to stop illegal chimpanzee trade as sanctuaries reach crisis capacity

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 3:00pm

By forging collaboration in West Africa and worldwide, AFC combines policy with direct action on a regional scale.

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  • By forging collaboration in West Africa and worldwide, AFC combines policy with direct action on a regional scale.
  • "The illegal wildlife trade is a critical threat to primates in Africa," said Gregg Tully, PASA Executive Director.
  • "Our member sanctuaries are close to capacity, bringing the situation to a crisis point.
  • We need to use every tool available, including policy and coordinated action on the groundand that is what Action for Chimpanzees will do."