http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/everything/rss.xml/124/30 en 5 Instagram photos from our efforts for animals around the world http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/5-instagram-photos-our-efforts-animals-around-world <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/staff/jc-bouvier">J.C. Bouvier</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">Wed, 05/28/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>#Animals? We&#39;ve got those. Below are just a few highlights from recent IFAW program efforts from around the world. <strong><a href="http://g.ifaw.org/1c3LRZa" target="_blank">Be sure to follow the IFAW Instagram account here</a>&nbsp;if you haven&#39;t already!</strong></p> <p><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" height="710" scrolling="no" src="//instagram.com/p/oSGPhuRe_H/embed/" width="612"></iframe></p> <p><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" height="710" scrolling="no" src="//instagram.com/p/oTd83axe_U/embed/" width="612"></iframe>&gt;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/5-instagram-photos-our-efforts-animals-around-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Animal rescue Tigers Penguins Primates Seals Tigers Turtles animals camera global instagram photos smartphone welfare Wed, 28 May 2014 15:53:11 +0000 J.C. Bouvier 100420 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight India: one more gibbon family saved http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/spotlight-india-one-more-gibbon-family-saved <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/elephants/subhamoy-bhattacharjee">Subhamoy Bhattacharjee</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">Fri, 03/14/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The family was relocated and released today into Mehao Wildlife Sactuary." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/male-gibbon_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 385px;" title="The family was relocated and released today into Mehao Wildlife Sactuary." />An Eastern Hoolock gibbon family was successfully captured yesterday by the IFAW-WTI rescue team stationed in Roing.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/spotlight-india-one-more-gibbon-family-saved" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Primates family gibbon India primate rescue WTI Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:55:50 +0000 Subhamoy Bhattacharjee 99588 at http://www.ifaw.org When it comes to poaching, hate the crime, not the criminal http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/when-it-comes-poaching-hate-crime-not-criminal <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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">Tue, 03/04/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Poachers who had been illegally fishing on the Shire River in Malawi’s Liwonde National Park retreat at the sight of park rangers." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/_RIC7434_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 424px;" title="Poachers who had been illegally fishing on the Shire River in Malawi’s Liwonde National Park retreat at the sight of park rangers." />All poachers are not inherently evil.</p> <p>We know that in impoverished countries killing animals for their parts is often done out of economic desperation.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/when-it-comes-poaching-hate-crime-not-criminal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Primates Raptors Tigers Turtles Africa crime development economy elephants jobs livelihoods poaching Fri, 28 Feb 2014 14:49:19 +0000 Azzedine Downes 99443 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight South Africa: tonic for the soul on World Wildlife Day http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/spotlight-south-africa-tonic-soul-world-wildlife-day <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/lisa-cant-haylett">Lisa Cant-Haylett</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">Mon, 03/03/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><object height="458" width="610"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157641669690425%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157641669690425%2F&amp;set_id=72157641669690425&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=140556" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157641669690425%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_sh</object></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/spotlight-south-africa-tonic-soul-world-wildlife-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Education Elephants Primates Rhinos Tigers Africa Education kids learners South Wildlife Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:10:35 +0000 Lisa Cant-Haylett 99455 at http://www.ifaw.org An expected adversary, Craigslist of South Africa becomes an animal welfare ally http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/expected-adversary-craigslist-south-africa-becomes-animal-welfare-ally <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/kati-loeffler">Kati Loeffler</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">Thu, 01/16/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>As we shot through the streets of Pretoria, South Africa, Smaragda Louw of &ldquo;Beauty Without Cruelty&rdquo; explained to me the purpose of today&rsquo;s visit.</p> <p><em>Junk Mail</em> is South Africa&rsquo;s largest online advertising medium, akin to the United States&rsquo; Craigslist. Animals for sale, trade, rent and &ldquo;other&rdquo; comprised the fourth-largest category of its ads, equal with household items and properties.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/expected-adversary-craigslist-south-africa-becomes-animal-welfare-ally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Elephants Wildlife trade Dogs & Cats Primates Rhinos Turtles Africa animal market online South trade Thu, 16 Jan 2014 20:42:51 +0000 Kati Loeffler 98903 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight Malawi: saving Liwonde National Park – one fish at a time http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/spotlight-malawi-saving-liwonde-national-park-%E2%80%93-one-fish-time <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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">Tue, 09/17/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="458" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/0VhMCopeOh8" width="610"></iframe></p> <div> <p style="orphans: 2; widows: 2;"><em>In the video above, IFAW CEO Azzedine Downes discusses why the opening of the&nbsp;Chikolongo Community&nbsp;Fish Farm is so important to the protection of local Malawian wildlife.</em></p> <p style="orphans: 2; widows: 2; text-align: center;"><strong>~~~</strong></p> </div></div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/0VhMCopeOh8&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/0VhMCopeOh8&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0VhMCopeOh8"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-0VhMCopeOh8_7.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/spotlight-malawi-saving-liwonde-national-park-%E2%80%93-one-fish-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Primates Rhinos Africa community development farming fish Germany livelihood Madonna Malawi video Video Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:25:35 +0000 Azzedine Downes 97593 at http://www.ifaw.org