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Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots

A.P.E. Fund

Making a difference for Animals, People and the Environment.
Check out this year’s Roots & Shoots community projects.


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Indigenous People & Issues

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To take 35-40 grade 12 college pathway students to The Native Canadian Centre of Toronto to attend an Indigenize our Minds Presentation and Workshop. Students will select an issue of interest to them to create a 5 – 10 minute introduction of a documentary to be featured for our Hots Docs 2018.

Project stream

The Global Goals for Sustainable Development1 – No poverty3 – Good health and well-being4 – Quality education6 – Clean water and sanitation8 – Decent work and economic growth10 – Reduced inequalities16 – Peace, justice and strong institutions

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 nearly 100 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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