News: Home

A juvenile one-horned female rhino at an IFAW funded rehab center in India, grazing before her long-awaited move to Read more »
Daisey Meadowbrook, IFAW’s representative in Second Life, provided a briefing on the upcoming seal hunt in Canada for Read more »
IFAW Emergency Responder Valeria Ruoppolo talks about her trip to Cabo Virgenes to search for rehabilitated penguins who Read more »
I know I left you in anticipation of hearing about a new born calf and fresh placenta from my previous post...:) So here's Read more »
Photo of Week is a feature that highlights the work IFAW does around the world everyday to rescue orphaned, injured, or Read more »
Kaziranga, India - March 2, 2007 Villagers in Khsiapung village have handed over an infant bear cub to a local NGO after Read more »
It was our second day in Solok, and our plans were to continue assessing damage done to surrounding areas: Tanah Datar, Read more »
IFAW Emergency Relief worker Jennifer Miller is currently in Indonesia working with CARE (Center for Animal Rescue & Read more »
Canada remains defiant in its intent to challenge the EU seal product ban at the WTO, despite the estimated $10 million Watch Video »
As you know, the tiger is in trouble. That is why we are here at the International Tiger Forum in St. Petersburg. There are Watch Video »
"The long term goal of this pilot project is to help develop standards and protocols for grizzly bear rehabilitation that can be replicated in other provinces, territories and possibly states", said IFAW campaigner Kim Elmslie, "This project can r Read more »
The bears, hand-reared at the CBRC, were undergoing acclimatisation in the wild at Upper Dikarai since September last year.  Following the soft-release protocol known as "assisted release", the bears were taken for daily walks in the wild ass Read more »
IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare – www.ifaw.org ) and local group SOCOBIOMA (Society for the Conservation of Biodiversity in Maldonado), led a coalition of NGOs tasked with this oiled wildlife response in South America. All animal Read more »
The proposal, announced today (Wed) by EU Environment Commissioner Mr. Stavros Dimas, comes after growing political opposition and a huge public outcry in the European Union about the ongoing commercial hunts for young seals. Opinion polls in EU M Read more »
This week, eBay launched WorldofGood.com, billing it as “a new e-commerce marketplace” that offers “products that have a positive impact on people and the planet.” This contrasts with eBay’s global policies which IFAW Read more »
On August 18th, a flash flood resulting from a broken embankment on the river Kosi in neighbouring Nepal swept away thousands of human beings and animals with many villages wiped off the face of the earth. Millions of people and cattle are stayin Read more »
Regional and federal officials, scientists and practitioners responsible for tiger conservation in the Russian Far East will be joined at the Tiger Day events by representatives of the World Bank, World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), International Un Read more »
The airlift departed from Salvador in the northeastern state of Bahía on Friday and flew 2,500 kilometers to reach its destination. Upon landing, the precious cargo of juvenile penguins was loaded onto trucks and headed for an overnight stay Read more »
The 57th session of the Standing Committee for the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) ruled just months ago that China was fit to become a trading partner for the ivory, while Japan was previously approved. Both natio Read more »
A juvenile one-horned female rhino at an IFAW funded rehab center in India, grazing before her long-awaited move to Read more »
Daisey Meadowbrook, IFAW’s representative in Second Life, provided a briefing on the upcoming seal hunt in Canada for Read more »
IFAW Emergency Responder Valeria Ruoppolo talks about her trip to Cabo Virgenes to search for rehabilitated penguins who Read more »
I know I left you in anticipation of hearing about a new born calf and fresh placenta from my previous post...:) So here's Read more »
Photo of Week is a feature that highlights the work IFAW does around the world everyday to rescue orphaned, injured, or Read more »
Kaziranga, India - March 2, 2007 Villagers in Khsiapung village have handed over an infant bear cub to a local NGO after Read more »
It was our second day in Solok, and our plans were to continue assessing damage done to surrounding areas: Tanah Datar, Read more »
IFAW Emergency Relief worker Jennifer Miller is currently in Indonesia working with CARE (Center for Animal Rescue & Read more »

Media Contact

IFAW experts are available for comment on a wide array of animal welfare topics both as a general resource and for media interviews.
Contact IFAW Experts

 

In the news

"Environmental crime wave costs world billions. Read Associated Press story with Azzedine Downes here.

Dallas Safari Club auctions permit to shoot an endangered black rhino in Namibia. Jeff Flocken provides voice of reason in National Geographic news article.”

More than 80 elephants in Zimbabwe have been poisoned with cyanide -- the latest victims of poachers keen to feed soaring global demand for illegally trafficked ivory. read more

Malawi hails IFAW for initiative to protect wildlife at Liwonde National Park aimed at decreasing poaching pressure; launched with government optimism the project will also reduce human, wildlife conflicts in the area. See the original article

 

Image libraries

Image library

IFAW maintains a growing archive of thousands of hours of broadcast-quality video footage and digital photographs as well as corporate logos.                    Visit our library »

Creative commons images

We have made some of our most requested animal photos available for download in IFAW’s Creative Commons image set. You are free to download, reproduce, distribute or display them within the terms of the Creative Commons license.
See the images and license »