http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/publications/rss.xml/124/17 en Rachael Hewish http://www.ifaw.org/africa/node/110290 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> IFAW Campaigns Manager </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Rachael joined IFAW in 2016 and works on a variety of campaigns and projects, including issues affecting British wildlife such as the badger cull and seeking an end to the UK ivory trade. As campaigns manager she takes a leading role in the development of policy, campaigns and the political lobbying work of the IFAW UK team.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="285" title="Rachael Hewish, IFAW Campaigner" alt="Rachael Hewish, IFAW Campaigner" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Rachael-Hewish-Blog-photo.jpg?1485348991" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Dec 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/node/110290" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Staff Elephants Foxes Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:30:08 +0000 aclark 110290 at http://www.ifaw.org Research identifies illegal wildlife trade on the Darknet http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/research-identifies-illegal-wildlife-trade-darknet <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jun 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Illegal wildlife traders may be turning their attention to the Darknet, a new INTERPOL research report has found.</p> <p>Experts from the <a href="https://www.interpol.int/About-INTERPOL/The-INTERPOL-Global-Complex-for-Innovation">INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation</a> found limited, but clear evidence of criminals using the Darknet to sell illicit wildlife products from critically endangered species such as rhino horn, elephant ivory and tiger parts and products.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/research-identifies-illegal-wildlife-trade-darknet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Tigers Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Darknet elephant illegal wildlife trade Ivory rhino rhino horn tiger parts Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:24:48 +0000 adintino 111676 at http://www.ifaw.org Welcome Home http://www.ifaw.org/africa/node/111712 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-internal"> <div class="field-label">Internal name:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Welcome Home - ZA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Find a way to help animals in need</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-teaser-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_teaser_image" width="600" height="390" title="Find a way to help animals in need" alt="Find a way to help animals in need" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/105258_0.jpg?1497455340" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Find a way to help animals in need</p> </div><div class="field field-type-link field-field-action-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/get-involved?ms=ZONDG170001020&amp;cid=701F0000001Itqs">Take Action</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">Jun 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> http://www.ifaw.org/africa/node/111712#comments Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Mon, 19 Jun 2017 18:27:22 +0000 jjohnson 111712 at http://www.ifaw.org Environment, animals lose as Trump pulls out of Paris climate accord http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/environment-animals-lose-trump-pulls-out-paris-climate-accord <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/elephants/peter-lafontaine">Peter LaFontaine</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">Jun 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Despite a recent study that found that climate change endangers nearly 700 species of birds and mammals, including polar bears, on the IUCN Red List, President Trump has announced that he will pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/environment-animals-lose-trump-pulls-out-paris-climate-accord" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Accord climate Paris sea level temperature Trump warming Thu, 01 Jun 2017 20:49:22 +0000 Peter LaFontaine 111572 at http://www.ifaw.org tenBoma http://www.ifaw.org/africa/node/111545 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>tenBoma is the best chance we have to stop poachers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-teaser-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_teaser_image" width="214" height="158" title="tenBoma is the best chance we have to stop poachers." alt="tenBoma is the best chance we have to stop poachers." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/tenBomaCTA_0.jpg?1463415827" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>tenBoma is the best chance we have to stop poachers.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-link field-field-action-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://www.ifaw.org/africa/secure/donate/save-elephants-deadly-poachers?ms=ZONDF170001020&amp;cid=701F0000001Itpv">Donate now</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">May 31 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> http://www.ifaw.org/africa/node/111545#comments Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Wed, 31 May 2017 18:35:03 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 111545 at http://www.ifaw.org UWA, Conservation Partners Engage Judicial Officers to Raise Profile of Wildlife Cases in Uganda http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/uwa-conservation-partners-engage-judicial-officers-raise-profile-wildlife-cases-uganda <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="200" title="UWA, Conservation Partners Engage Judicial Officers to Raise Profile of Wildlife Cases in Uganda" alt="UWA, Conservation Partners Engage Judicial Officers to Raise Profile of Wildlife" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/DSC_0254_300px.jpg?1494944913" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><em>African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) and International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) host workshop with Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to sensitize key judicial officials on the nature and extent of wildlife crimes in the country. </em></strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/uwa-conservation-partners-engage-judicial-officers-raise-profile-wildlife-cases-uganda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Elephants combatting wildlife trafficking illegal ivory illegal wildlife trade pangolin scales poaching Wildlife crime Tue, 16 May 2017 14:35:44 +0000 adintino 111392 at http://www.ifaw.org