Founded by the renowned primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall, the Jane Goodall Institute is a global nonprofit dedicated to wildlife research, education and conservation. The primary focus of the Jane Goodall Institute Hong Kong office is "Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots", an education program which empowers young people to care for the environment, the community and animals through action.

roots & shoots

With over 150,000 members in more than 120 countries, Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots is an environmental and humanitarian education program and a global network of people making a difference in their communities.


Roots & Shoots

roots & shoots

With Roots & Shoots, groups identify, research, plan and take action to solve issues facing animals, the environment or humans. With the support of Roots & Shoots staff and resources, young people are empowered to engage with their community and create positive change.

Disney Community Organic Farming

Organic Farming Roots & Shoots

The program is jointly organized by the Jane Goodall Institute (Hong Kong) and Hong Kong Disneyland. Participants include local students, ethnic minority students, young people with special needs and hospital patients.

How Can YOU help?

Jane Goodall Institute Roots & Shoots

Find out all the different ways you can help with Jane Goodall Institute or the Roots & Shoots program. There are various resources available in which any individual can contribute to make changes to the environment, animals and people who are in need.


Only if we understand, will we care. Only if we care, will we help. Only if we help shall all be saved.” - Jane Goodall
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