Save the Local British Columbia Potatoes - Jane Goodall

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Save the Local British Columbia Potatoes

Map pinBurnaby, British Columbia

We would like to expand our Save the Root Vegetable projects we did for Roots n Shoots Oct/Nov 2020 and extend it to more elementary schools. This project had us visit a local washing and sorting plant for local potatoes and we realized a 15 to 20 pallets of “unwanted” potatoes that would be compos

Environmental Inequity (People)

The Global Goals for Sustainable Development12 – Responsible consumption and production

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots

Do great things in your community.

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots began in 1991 when Dr. Jane met with 12 Tanzanian high school students who wanted to tackle urgent problems in their community. Since that meeting, Roots & Shoots groups have multiplied many times over and can now be found in more than 50 countries around the world. Wherever there’s a group, young people are making change that benefits animals, people and the environment.

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