Today, as we celebrate World Ranger Day, I had the privilege of sitting down to talk to Commander Charles Mbao from the Zambia Wildlife Authority’s (ZAWA) Special Anti-Poaching Unit (SAPU). An IFAW team is spending a few days here in Kafue National Park, one of the world’s largest parks, protected by Commander Mbao and incredibly dedicated individuals from ZAWA and our friends at Game Rangers International.
“The proposed ivory regulations announced today by President Obama are an important step for elephants. Given that American demand for ivory directly fuels the poaching of elephants around the world, any US policy that better controls the sale of such products has a global impact.
Seit vielen Jahren reist das kanadische IFAW Team im Rahmen des Northern-Dogs-Projekts mehrmals im Jahr in entlegene Gemeinden im Norden Kanadas, in denen es für Hunde keine medizinische Versorgung gibt.