Dame Jane Morris Goodall, DBE (born Valerie Jane Morris-Goodall on 3 April 1934) is a British primatologist, ethologist, anthropologist, and UN Messenger of Peace. Considered to be the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, Goodall is best known for her 45-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees in Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania. She is the founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and has worked extensively on conservation and animal welfare issues.
Jane Goodall 1934- PRIMATOLOGIST AND CONSERVATIONIST Fifty years ago she began studying chimpanzee families at the Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania — and in the process taught us much about our own. Roots & Shoots, her environmental organization for kids, has tens of thousands of participants — a new generation ready to protect wild things and their habitats.
Rigoberta Menchu Tum. First Indigenous woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992. and is a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador. Of Mayan decent, she became an activist on behalf of the Mayan people, victims of the genecide committed by the armed forces during the country's civil war. (over 200,000 were murdered) . Born January 9, 1959 in Laj Chimel, Quiche, GUATEMALA .