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April 22, 2019

Jane’s Birthday

It was a sunny morning when our Roots & Shoots community met for a friendly gathering at the Sungei Buloh Nature Reserve. This outing was not an ordinary one, for we were observing and celebrating […]
April 22, 2019

2019 Jane Goodall Institute Singapore Lecture Series: Cambodia

The first of the JGIS lecture series commenced for 2019, thanks to the help of our sponsors! This lecture featured Nick Marx’s work in Cambodia. Nick is the director of wildlife rescue and care for […]
March 24, 2019

The Choice is in Your Palm

Sodium palm kernelate. Elaeis guineensis. Etyl palmitate. These common terms found in the ingredients list of many of our favourite products are also sneaky names for the infamous palm oil. As we mindlessly fill our […]
March 5, 2019

Launch of Roots and Shoots International Palm Oil Pollution Campaign

Last Friday, a group of teachers who lead Roots and Shoots and environmental programs at their schools attended a workshop to discuss the launch of JGIS and Roots and Shoots’ new campaign to end palm […]
March 5, 2019

New Jane Goodall Institute Storytelling Program

Are you interested in sharing stories and taking part in storytelling in our community? If so, we have exciting news! Jane Goodall Institute in Singapore is excited to inform our volunteers, as well as teachers, […]
January 6, 2019

How to Prevent the Wildlife Trade

By: Sia Sin Wei The Singaporean’s Guide to Illegal Wildlife Pets You may have heard of pet dogs and cats, but have you heard of a pet snake or a pet lizard? For some Singaporeans, […]