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Jane Goodall on the Global Fund

Renowned primatologist and conservationist Jane Goodall has lived and worked in central Africa for half a century.

Goodall long ago recognized the devastating synergy poverty wreaks on the environment and African wildlife. To save wildlife and natural Africa, she says, we must also work to reduce human poverty and its driving force, disease.

Here is a trailer of a documentary Goodall narrates produced by the UN Foundation in support of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria:


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Tom Paulson

Tom Paulson is founder and lead journalist at Humanosphere. Prior to operating this online news site, he reported on science,  medicine, health policy, aid and development for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Contact him at tom[at] or follow him on Twitter @tompaulson.