Our Activities



Worldwide realisations of the Jane Goodall Institute

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Roots & Shoots participants in 50 countries


Communities in Africa are directly supported by JGI programmes

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Trees have been planted in Burundi thanks to Roots & Shoots programmes.

Chimpanzees are cared for at sanctuaries in Africa

Our main work

Forest planting

For every tree planted in Belgium several trees are planted in Africa to restore chimpanzee habitat.

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Chimpanzee protection

We recognize the urgent need to protect all chimpanzees, especially those that have been injured or orphaned.

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Youth Empowerment

Through hands-on learning Roots & Shoots equips young people to become agents of community change.

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Vacancy: we are looking for people with a heart for nature who like to inspire young people to take action.

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Vacancy: a Communications Intern to help us improve and manage the institute’s design, messaging, fundraising and campaigning.

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A beautiful picture book about a small chimpanzee, in collaboration with the Jane Goodall Institute with a foreword by Dr. Jane Goodall.

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Prime Minister Alexander De Croo plants trees on Forest in One Day.

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