We are a global community conservation organization that advances the vision
and work of Dr. Jane Goodall. By protecting chimpanzees and inspiring people to
conserve the natural world we all share, we improve the lives of people, animals
and the environment. Everything is connected—everyone can make a difference.
Dame Jane Morris Goodall DBE formerly Baroness Jane van Lawick-Goodall, is
a British primatologist and anthropologist. Considered to be the world's foremost
expert on chimpanzees, Goodall is best known for her over 55-year study of
social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees since she first went to Gombe
Early Discoveries. When Jane Goodall entered the forest of Gombe, the world
knew very little about chimpanzees, and even less about their unique genetic
kinship to humans. She took an unorthodox approach in her field research,
immersing herself in their habitat and their lives to experience their complex
society as a ...
Feb 27, 2018 ... A courageous researcher whose grace allowed her to observe a range of
behaviors among wild chimps? That's Jane Goodall, and her story's on
Jane Goodall hasn't found the missing link, but she's come closer than nearly
anyone else. The primatologist says the only real difference between humans
and chimps is our sophisticated language. She urges us to start using it to
change the world.
Except for short periods of absence, Goodall and her family remained in Gombe
until 1975, often directing the fieldwork of other doctoral candidates. In 1977 she
cofounded the Jane Goodall Institute for Wildlife Research, Education, and
Conservation in California; the centre later moved its headquarters to the
Jane Goodall has taught the world more about chimpanzees than anyone else in
the world. Her dream to study our closest relatives began in 1960 in Gombe Park,
Tanzania, and she continues her work to save them today.Originally published
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Mar 13, 2015 ... Twenty-four hours later, as most of the passengers were suffering from
seasickness on their traverse across the Bay of Biscay, Jane Goodall was at the
prow of the ship — “as far forward as one could get,” she wrote to her family. Her
letter also recorded, in a detailed manner that foreshadowed the keen ...