Ostrussland: Neue Drohnen helfen, Wildtiere zu schützen

Tue, 06/09/2015
Ostrussland: Neue Drohnen helfen, Wildtiere zu schützen

Drones will help patrol Russian Far East with help from Phoenix Fund

Um die Wilderei in Ostrussland zu unterbinden und die langwierigen und mühsamen Patrouillen durch die Urwälder der Taiga einfacher zu machen, schaffte der IFAW in den vergangenen 15 Jahren Geländewagen, Schneemobile und sogar Paraglider an.  

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Arrestations de trafiquants d'ivoire au Kenya : IFAW salue la collaboration entre les agences

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Mon, 06/08/2015
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IFAW (le Fonds international pour la protection des animaux, www.ifaw.org) se réjouit de l'arrestation, au Kenya, de trois cadors du trafic d'ivoire qui auraient un lien avec les sept tonnes d'ivoire saisies à Singapour et en Thaïlande depuis la fin du mois d'avril.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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Jacqueline Nyagah, Tel:
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International Fund for Animal Welfare and Working Dogs for Conservation Partner to Save Dogs and Wildlife

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Tue, 06/09/2015
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Many animal shelters have an overabundance of high-energy, toy-obsessed dogs. While these qualities often make them unsuitable as house pets, these dogs are likely to thrive when they have a detection career. In order to maximize adoption rates for these dogs, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) has teamed up with Working Dogs for Conservation (WDC) to form a new program Rescues 2the Rescue.

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Washington, DC
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Abby Berman (The Rosen Group)
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646.695.7044
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Coalition of Leading Conservation and Animal Protection Groups Supports Massachusetts Ivory and Rhino Horn Sale Ban

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Mon, 06/08/2015
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Coalition of Leading Conservation and Animal Protection Groups Supports Massachu

A coalition of leading animal welfare organizations including the MSPCA-Angell, Zoo New England, Born Free USA, International Fund for Animal Welfare, The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society International have joined together to encourage the passage of legislation to ban the sale of ivory and rhinoceros horn in Massachusetts.

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BOSTON, MA
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Abby Berman (The Rosen Group)
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Supporting crucial ivory ban legislation in our own backyard—Massachusetts

Mon, 06/08/2015
Many States have proposed banning ivory trade by closing loopholes.

Many States have proposed banning ivory trade by closing loopholes.When it comes to making change in the United States, it helps when state legislatures spark or add to the momentum of important national regulatory reforms.

Nowhere is this more evident than the measures US states—from Oregon to Vermont—have proposed to ban ivory trade by closing loopholes.