http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/everything/rss.xml/125/21 en High expectations from CITES conference in South Africa http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/high-expectations-cites-conference-south-africa <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/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">Sat, 09/24/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Ab3xSPW875I" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Years of work protecting animals from trade will come to fruition in the next two weeks.</p> </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"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Ab3xSPW875I?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/high-expectations-cites-conference-south-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Rhinos CITES convention cop17 elephants johannesburg lion list pangolin rhino South Africa vote Video Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:00:50 +0000 Azzedine Downes 109068 at http://www.ifaw.org Wildlife Cybercrime Centre Stage at CITES http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/wildlife-cybercrime-centre-stage-cites <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">Fri, 09/23/2016</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="310" height="207" title="Wildlife Cybercrime Centre Stage at CITES" alt="Wildlife Cybercrime Centre Stage at CITES" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Elephant_310px.jpg?1474635181" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Big business, Government agencies and the NGO community are uniting forces in a joint bid to protect endangered wildlife from online wildlife crime during a unique event at the CoP17 meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) on Monday (26 September).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/wildlife-cybercrime-centre-stage-cites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Rhinos birds elephants illegal wildlife trade Ivory poaching reptiles rhinoceros wildlife cybercrime Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:53:24 +0000 adintino 109063 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW unites 34 young conservation leaders and CITES decision makers at VIP event http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/ifaw-unites <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/political-advocacy/erica-martin">Erica Martin</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, 09/23/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" mozallowfullscreen="" src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/184045208" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>At a standing room only event, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) was delighted to bring together CITES decision makers and delegation members, global media and the 34 young conservation and animal welfare leaders together.</p> </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-vimeo"><div id="media-vimeo-1" class="media-vimeo"> <iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/184045208?fullscreen=1&show_title=0&show_byline=0&show_portrait=0&autoplay=0" width="460" height="292"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/ifaw-unites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Education Elephants Rhinos conservation Forum protect save trade Wildlife young youth Video Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:31:53 +0000 Erica Martin 109074 at http://www.ifaw.org Wildlife cybercrime will be scrutinised at CITES http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/wildlife-cybercrime-will-be-scrutinised-cites <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/wildlife-trade/tania-mccrea-steele">Tania McCrea-Steele</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, 09/23/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Leading government ministers, policy makers, enforcers, NGOs and other experts should develop solutions designed to protect endangered wildlife from being illegally caught or killed at CITES." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/09_23_16_cybercrime.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 429px;" title="Leading government ministers, policy makers, enforcers, NGOs and other experts should develop solutions designed to protect endangered wildlife from being illegally caught or killed at CITES." />The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Faun</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/wildlife-cybercrime-will-be-scrutinised-cites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Rhinos CITES crime criminal illeagal online wildlife trade Internet law legal Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:49:38 +0000 Tania McCrea-Steele 109075 at http://www.ifaw.org Youth Forum leaders find diversity, challenge, inspiration in South Africa http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/youth-forum-leaders-find-diversity-challenge-inspiration-south-africa <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/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">Fri, 09/23/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157673078589331" title="YF_closing"><img alt="YF_closing" height="343" src="https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5162/29862000825_905795f64f_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/australia/news/youth-forum-leaders-find-diversity-challenge-inspiration-south-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Elephants Rhinos Tigers CITES Education future inspire South Africa youth forum Slideshow Thu, 22 Sep 2016 21:25:27 +0000 Nancy Barr 109060 at http://www.ifaw.org Chelsea Clinton shines spotlight on elephants’ plight at final CGI http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/chelsea-clinton-shines-spotlight-elephants-plight-final-cgi <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/executive-leadership/andy-wilson">Andy Wilson</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, 09/22/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Chelsea Clinton discusses the need to double down on elephant protection at the opening plenary session of the 2016 Clinton Global Initiative in NYC." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/CGI2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Chelsea Clinton discusses the need to double down on elephant protection at the opening plenary session of the 2016 Clinton Global Initiative in NYC.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/chelsea-clinton-shines-spotlight-elephants-plight-final-cgi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants Africa CGI Chelsea Clinton Clinton Global Initiative elephants illegal Ivory poaching tusks Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:18:57 +0000 Andy Wilson 109041 at http://www.ifaw.org