Jane Goodall is one of the world’s foremost experts on chimpanzees. Photo: Sam Tsang

Singapore’s culture of intolerance towards wildlife ‘shocking’, says Jane Goodall

  • The renowned conservationist told a conference that more education was required to counter a mindset in the city state that wild animals ‘belong in the zoo’
  • She was in Singapore on Tuesday for a fundraising dinner of her NGO, which works with schools to increase conservation awareness
Topic |   Singapore

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Jane Goodall is one of the world’s foremost experts on chimpanzees. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Protesters throw petrol bombs at police outside the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Kowloon on November 17. Photo: Kyodo

Hong Kong campus protests: what would Lee Kuan Yew do?

  • As battles raged in Hong Kong universities, remarks by the late leader on how he handled student protesters spread on WhatsApp
  • But while Singapore’s methods were effective in the 1960s, an expert says a different tack is now needed
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Protesters throw petrol bombs at police outside the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Kowloon on November 17. Photo: Kyodo
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