http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/publications/rss.xml/125/15 en Youth Forum Delegate: Advocating for island iguanas http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/youth-forum-delegate-advocating-island-iguanas <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/whales/imogen-scott">Imogen Scott</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, 06/22/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_22_16_dragon.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" />The following is one in a series of blogs leading up to our Youth Forum for People and Wildlife in Johannesburg in September. Delegate <strong>Stefan Knights</strong>, a lawyer and postgraduate student, is promoting access to information, public participation in decision-making processes and access to justice on matters relating to the environment with the Caribbean Youth Environment Network. --IS</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/youth-forum-delegate-advocating-island-iguanas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Education CITES dragon Global Youth Forum johannesburg lizard scales South Africa wildlife trade Wed, 22 Jun 2016 16:57:50 +0000 Imogen Scott 107960 at http://www.ifaw.org UAE to ban the ownership of ‘exotic dangerous animals’ http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/uae-ban-ownership-exotic-dangerous-animals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/education/dima-abo-kous">Dima Abo Kous </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, 06/21/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="United Arab Emirates’ FNC (Federal National Council) new draft law to regulate the ownership of dangerous wild animals carries tough penalties, including fines and imprisonment." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_21_16_excoticpets.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="United Arab Emirates’ FNC (Federal National Council) new draft law to regulate the ownership of dangerous wild animals carries tough penalties, including fines and imprisonment." />The United Arab Emirates&rsquo; FNC (Federal National Council) passed a draft law last week to regu</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/uae-ban-ownership-exotic-dangerous-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Education Big Cats Tigers cheetah extoic pets law legislation lion tigers reptiles United Arab Emirates. Middle east wildlife trade Tue, 21 Jun 2016 13:12:04 +0000 Dima Abo Kous 107944 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal Action Education award winners honoured at Darwin Museum in Moscow http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/animal-action-education-award-winners-honoured-darwin-museum-moscow <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/whales/elena-zharkova">Elena Zharkova</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, 04/29/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) recently unveiled an Animal Action Education (AAE) exhibition of environmental placards and drawings under the theme &ldquo;Keep Wild Animals Wild!&rdquo; at the State Darwin Museum in Moscow.&nbsp;</p> <p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157665355564524" title="RU_aae_art"><img alt="RU_aae_art" height="343" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1457/26700114635_bfa24e130e_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/animal-action-education-award-winners-honoured-darwin-museum-moscow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education aae animal action awards art children Keep Wild Animals Wild!” russia Slideshow Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:49:52 +0000 Elena Zharkova 107401 at http://www.ifaw.org Share Your Passion for Wildlife this Earth Day http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/share-your-passion-wildlife-earth-day <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">Thu, 04/21/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157667373401755" title="AAE Connect on Earth Day"><img alt="AAE Connect on Earth Day" height="610" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1689/25942095913_4629f4e799_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p><em>&quot;Treat the Earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children.&rdquo;</em> (Ancient proverb)</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/share-your-passion-wildlife-earth-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education aae Animal Action Education classroom Earth Day student teach Slideshow Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:09:47 +0000 Nancy Barr 107313 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrating two decades of impact with Disney Conservation Fund http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/celebrating-two-decades-impact-disney-conservation-fund <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">Tue, 04/19/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Disney logo featured on Youth Forum sign-up page" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/disney-youth-forum-01a.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 374px;" title="Disney logo featured on Youth Forum sign-up page" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/celebrating-two-decades-impact-disney-conservation-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Education Big Cats Elephants Primates Rhinos Tigers convervation Disney youth forum Tue, 19 Apr 2016 16:40:47 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107295 at http://www.ifaw.org Bahrain teachers learn why we need to “keep wild animals wild” http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/bahrain-teachers-learn-why-we-need-%E2%80%9Ckeep-wild-animals-wild%E2%80%9D <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/education/dima-abo-kous">Dima Abo Kous </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, 04/05/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="More than 100 teachers recently gathered for a workshop at the Ministry of Education Hall in Manama to become familiar with IFAW’s “Keep Wild Animals Wild” curriculum." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_05_16_aae_bahrain.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="More than 100 teachers recently gathered for a workshop at the Ministry of Education Hall in Manama to become familiar with IFAW’s “Keep Wild Animals Wild” curriculum." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/bahrain-teachers-learn-why-we-need-%E2%80%9Ckeep-wild-animals-wild%E2%80%9D" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Education aae Animal Action Education program Education Keep Wild Animals Wild learn learning students teachers Tue, 05 Apr 2016 21:14:43 +0000 Dima Abo Kous 107168 at http://www.ifaw.org