http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/publications/rss.xml/2/17 en IFAW: A case for stepping up CITES enforcement in the EU http://www.ifaw.org/canada/resource-centre/ifaw-case-stepping-cites-enforcement-eu <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">Tue, 04/08/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>IFAW recently investigated how CITES is enforced in the European Union, and given the amount of wildlife goods being seized, how the enforcement of CITES regulations could be improved. To that end IFAW sat down with law enforcement officials from numerous EU member states and asked them, the experts, what needed to be done to better control the flow of illegal wildlife products like ivory in, out and through the EU.</p> </div> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers CITES illegal wildlife trafficking law enforcement Other Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:27:48 +0000 rbartlett 99839 at http://www.ifaw.org Saving animals http://www.ifaw.org/canada/resource-centre/saving-animals <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">Wed, 03/06/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>It&rsquo;s been more than 40 years since a small group of concerned citizens banded together to stop Canada&rsquo;s cruel commercial seal hunt. We&rsquo;ve since grown into the most effective international organization specializing in saving animals in crisis around the world. Today, IFAW works to protect animals in more than 40 countries, where we have identified both critical need and exemplary local partners.</p> </div> Dogs & Cats Seals Whales Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Wolves The ban on hunting with dogs Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves bears cats dogs IFAW rhinos saving animals seals wolves Other Wed, 06 Mar 2013 19:26:48 +0000 rbartlett 88666 at http://www.ifaw.org Victories For Animals http://www.ifaw.org/canada/resource-centre/victories-animals <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">Tue, 11/06/2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Timeline of&nbsp; IFAW major victories from 1969 - present</p> </div> Dogs & Cats Seals Whales Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves fact sheet SR Fact Sheets Victories Other Tue, 06 Nov 2012 14:40:32 +0000 adintino 80806 at http://www.ifaw.org Defending Seals http://www.ifaw.org/canada/resource-centre/defending-seals <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">Wed, 09/26/2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Each year in Canada, tens of thousands of baby harp seals are killed for their pelts.</p> </div> Seals Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Seals Other Wed, 26 Sep 2012 18:38:33 +0000 adintino 77676 at http://www.ifaw.org Stopping Private Ownership of Captive Big Cats http://www.ifaw.org/canada/resource-centre/stopping-private-ownership-captive-big-cats <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">Tue, 03/20/2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Some 10,000 to 20,000 big cats are kept captive by private owners in the U.S. The exact number is a mystery because there are insufficient record keeping requirements.</p> </div> Tigers Political advocacy Tigers big cats liions Political Advocacy tigers Other Tue, 20 Mar 2012 18:45:47 +0000 adintino 53631 at http://www.ifaw.org Animals in Community Education http://www.ifaw.org/canada/resource-centre/animals-community-education <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">Sat, 01/01/2011</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>This action encourages municipalities to work in partnership with schools, state agencies, and other community organizations and stakeholders to implement humane education programs to foster appreciation and respect for wildlife and/or domestic animals and our shared environment. Resources and guidance are provided to facilitate the development and implementation of the educational programs that can target one or more of the following audiences: school children, professional educators, and community members, including residents and business owners.</p> </div> Education Political advocacy Other Fri, 14 Oct 2011 18:03:47 +0000 smoos 6379 at http://www.ifaw.org