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


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Slow Food Revolution

Map pinMarkham, Ontario

The project will educate youth about hidden health and environmental consequences of fast, convenient food consumption and help them to reconnect with food by cooking and handling each ingredient. It will inspire confidence and skills to prepare simple, healthy meals using sustainably sourced food.

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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 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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