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Global Campaigns with local impact

Join us to unite globally to take action for forests, save and protect them,and ensure future generations can get to know and enjoy the wonderful biodiversity of forests around the world.

Use our campaign booklet for fun activity ideas in the forest.

International Day of Peace

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE was first appointed as a UN Messenger of Peace in a ceremony at the United Nations in September 2002 by then Secretary General Kofi Annan. Reappointed by Secretary General Ban ki Moon, she remains in this important role today. The designated UN Day of Peace is 2lst September, and celebrations are held thought the month of September globally by Roots & Shoots groups.

Join us in creating your own giant peace dove with your group. For more information about activity ideas, visit our Resources page

Roots & Shoots ForeverWild Campaign

ForeverWild is the Global flagship campaign of the Jane Goodall Institute working to end wildlife trafficking, with a focus on the particular harm caused by trafficking of our flagship species, chimpanzees, and other great apes. The aim of ForeverWild is to ‘End international wildlife crime of primates (and other species) through awareness campaigns, education and advocacy.’

Roots & Shoots groups can join this campaign to work towards ending wildlife trafficking and increasing awareness about this topic. Groups can share information from their regions about indigenous, endemic, or endangered species they are passionate about saving. This campaign can incorporate peer-to-peer engagement and discussions around projects with similar species same species in various regions.

The campaign “No Waste November” (NWN) was established by Roots & Shoots members in 2017 to inspire actions on topics including climate change, conservation and sustainable living. The November campaign invites you and your community to mindfully notice and reduce daily waste in simple and creative ways in order to achieve a positive impact on a global scale!

We warmly invite everyone to participate in this global movement to take a stand against the ongoing pollution of our planet. The holistic approach of this year’s campaign allows members of all cultures, genders, generations, and lifestyles to join. Follow #NoWasteNovember for tips on sustainable living throughout the year.

You’re invited to  #CelebrateJaneAt90! Join our global campaign

We invite all Roots & Shoots groups to share their positive actions in their communities with Dr. Jane in honour and celebration of her 90th birthday. Calling all Roots & Shoots youth, families, corporates, school classes, clubs and more to share their positive actions with Dr Jane, inspiring hope and motivating others through their actions for people, animals and our shared environment. 

The campaign for Roots & Shoots groups will launch on Dr. Jane’s birthday 3 April 2024 and continue until April 2025. Any activities that groups share with their group leaders or coordinators across the globe will be eligible for a limited edition global JaneAt90 certificate. Find your local office today on our home page, or reach out to our global team on mail@rootsandshoots.global for more information.

Activities, including links to videos about the activities, and well wishes from Roots & Shoots groups will be collated by our team to share out with Dr. Jane, and all our friends around the network to amplify our collective hope through action. 

Need a little inspiration  to get started? Visit our resource page or follow our social media pages to learn from exisiting groups.

Share your wonderful actions with us in this link to receive your limited edition global JaneAt90 certificate.