Our Global Chapters

Making a Difference in Your Backyard and Around the World

Act Local, Think Local, Impact Worldwide

Since 1991, young people in Roots & Shoots have been leading the charge in creating innovative solutions to the major issues in their communities.

From unsustainable palm oil to the climate crisis and social injustice, changemakers in Roots & Shoots have created thousands of projects and represent hundreds of thousands of individuals all around the world delivering on a vision of a better world for all.

What started with a group of 12 Tanzanians is now a global movement active in over 60 countries around the world – and growing. Find a chapter near you (or start your own) !

Global Roots & Shoots Chapters

Changemakers like you are making a difference in over 60 countries around the world.

I met so many young people who had lost hope. Some were depressed; some were apathetic. So this is my effort to bring back the hope that we must have if we are to change direction.

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute, UN Messenger of Peace
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All around the world Roots & Shoots groups are taking action.
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