http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/everything/rss.xml/124/25 en New Year’s Day breaks dolphin rescue record http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/new-year%E2%80%99s-day-breaks-dolphin-rescue-record <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/animal-rescue/kristen-patchett">Kristen Patchett</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jan 4 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157678590575476" title="New Year's Risso's Dolphins Rescue"><img alt="New Year's Risso's Dolphins Rescue" height="407" src="https://c5.staticflickr.com/1/577/31238764004_f32df31787_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>New Year&rsquo;s has started off with a bang: the largest stranding of Risso&rsquo;s dolphins in the International Fund for Animal Welfare&rsquo;s history.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/new-year%E2%80%99s-day-breaks-dolphin-rescue-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Dolphins beach Cape Cod dolphin ocean Risso shalow water stranding Slideshow Wed, 04 Jan 2017 15:43:03 +0000 Kristen Patchett 110203 at http://www.ifaw.org Looking back 2016: Dolphins, whales, seals—and a manatee—rescued http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/looking-back <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/animal-rescue/brian-sharp">Brian Sharp</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Dec 26 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author with the manatee who was rescued on Cape Cod and eventually taken down to Florida and released into her native waters." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_26_16_mmr_eoy.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The author with the manatee who was rescued on Cape Cod and eventually taken down to Florida and released into her native waters." />Our Marine Mammal Rescue and Research team attended to many wayward, stranded, and entangled animals in 2016; in March, we reached <a href="/node/106828" target="_blank">an important milestone of 4,0</a></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/looking-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Whales Animal rescue Dolphins Whales animal rescue. Marine Mammal Rescue dolphin ocean seal whale Thu, 22 Dec 2016 16:19:16 +0000 Brian Sharp 110103 at http://www.ifaw.org Recommendations to Convention on Biological Diversity CoP 13 http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/recommendations-convention-biological-diversity-cop <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/elephants/dr-akram-darwich">Dr. Akram Darwich</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Dec 9 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW is advocating at the Convention on Biological Diversity CoP 13 for decisions that align with our guiding principles and solutions." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_09_16_cbd3.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="IFAW is advocating at the Convention on Biological Diversity CoP 13 for decisions that align with our guiding principles and solutions." />This week the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) Conference of the Parties (CoP) opened debate on a wide range of proposals intended to protect biodiversity and ensure its sustainable use</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/recommendations-convention-biological-diversity-cop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wildlife trade Dolphins Whales cancun conference COP13 Mexico Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:16:14 +0000 Dr. Akram Darwich 109951 at http://www.ifaw.org From CITES to CBD: Youth Forum delegates shine http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/cites-cbd-youth-forum-delegates-shine <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/cats-and-dogs/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Dec 8 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a href="/node/109060" target="_blank"><img alt="Josephine Crouch and Cécile Tang with IFAW Director of Education and Social Change Nancy Barr" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_08_16_cbdside1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Josephine Crouch and Cécile Tang with the author." />Delegates from the Youth Forum for People and Wildlife</a> , held just before the CITES conference of the parties a few months ago, are now making their presence at Cancun&#39;s United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity CoP13.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/cites-cbd-youth-forum-delegates-shine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Penguins Polar Bears Rhinos Tigers Turtles Whales biology change climate conference ecology ecosystem speices student youth forum Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:37:44 +0000 Nancy Barr 109945 at http://www.ifaw.org Four dolphins rescued in Brewster, released successfully http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/four-dolphins-rescued-brewster-released-successfully <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/animal-rescue/kristen-patchett">Kristen Patchett</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Nov 7 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157674815772461" title="4 dolphins"><img alt="4 dolphins" height="343" src="https://c6.staticflickr.com/6/5604/30210247213_ceb937a063_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/four-dolphins-rescued-brewster-released-successfully" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dolphins bay Cape Cod marine mammals mmr rescue stranding Slideshow Mon, 07 Nov 2016 20:32:35 +0000 Kristen Patchett 109640 at http://www.ifaw.org VICTORY: British Petroleum will not drill in Great Australian Bight http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/victory-british-petroleum-will-not-drill-great-australian-bight <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/node/89986">Rebekka Thompson-Jones</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Oct 14 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="IFAW has been particularly concerned about the threats facing marine life off Kangaroo Island,." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/dolphins_Australia_bight.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 405px;" title="IFAW has been particularly concerned about the threats facing marine life off Kangaroo Island." /></em></p> <p><em>Rebecca Keeble, Senior Campaigns &amp; Policy Officer, IFAW Oceania, submitted this blog.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/victory-british-petroleum-will-not-drill-great-australian-bight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Whales Dolphins Whales Bight Petroleum Great Australian Bight kangaroo island Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:05:03 +0000 Rebekka Thompson-Jones 109391 at http://www.ifaw.org