Are China’s zoos ‘acceptable’ places for Zimbabwe’s wild baby elephants?

Mon, 02/23/2015
Are China’s zoos ‘acceptable’ places for Zimbabwe’s wild baby elephants?

An Asian elephant is forced to perform acrobatic maneuvers repeatedly on a Chinese reality TV show called “Wonderful Friends.”

There has been talk of Zimbabwe taking up to 80 baby elephants from their families in the wild to sell to foreign buyers, including China for some time.

Paws for Kids service helps victims of abuse, and their pets

Tue, 02/24/2015
Women often remain in horrific situations because they don’t want to leave their

Women often remain in horrific situations because they don’t want to leave their pet behind.Recently the Office for National Statistics in the UK revealed shocking figures on domestic violence: in 2014, an estimated 1.4 million women suffered abuse.

IFAW Relief Work for Animals Begins in Malawi

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Mon, 02/23/2015
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IFAW Relief Work for Animals Begins in Malawi

Week one, and relief efforts to save thousands of animals in flood ravaged Malawi, Southern Africa, have kicked off successfully with nearly 3,500 animals vaccinated to protect them from disease. In the coming weeks the IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) led Disaster Response Team intends to vaccinate 10,000 livestock for diseases commonly caused by flooding; a rabies vaccination for dogs and cats is being conducted in affected villages.

Press Location: 
Nsanje District, Malawi
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Christina Pretorius (IFAW SA)
Mike Booth (IFAW US)
Contact phone: 
+27 82 330 2558
+1 508 744 2076

IFAW, FPWC совместно с Министерством охраны природы Республики Армения проводят тренинг по борьбы с незаконной торговлей дикими животными и растениями.

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Mon, 02/23/2015
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С 23 по 27 февраля Международный фонд защиты животных (IFAW) совместно с армянским Фондом защиты дикой природы и культурных ценностей (FPWC) и Министерством охраны природы Республики Армения организуют тренинг по противодействию торговле животными и растениями, руководствуясь положениями Конвенции о международной торговле видами дикой фауны и флоры, находящимися под угрозой уничтожения (СИТЕС). Тренинг проходит в столице Армении Ереване.

野生生物保護団体がアフリカゾウの絶滅危惧種への掲載を求める

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Wed, 02/11/2015
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―絶滅危惧種保護法で絶滅危惧種の掲載レベルを引き上げることは、象牙取引と闘うための重要な手段ー

Press Location: 
米ワシントンD.C.
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Press Contact: 
アリー・カリー(IFAW US)
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646.695.7042
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Training Africa’s Law Enforcers, Targeting Illegal Ivory Trade

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Fri, 02/20/2015
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Law enforcers from Malawi and Zambia gathered in Lusaka this week to participate in a high level training exercise aimed to ensure their success in targeting ivory retailers and thus disrupting the grisly ivory supply chain.

The training was funded by IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) and conducted by INTERPOL in cooperation with the Zambian Wildlife Authority (ZAWA).

Press Location: 
Lusaka, Zambia
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Kerry Branon, IFAW
Contact phone: 
+1 508 744 20 68
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Training Africa’s Law Enforcers, Targeting Illegal Ivory Trade

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Fri, 02/20/2015
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Training Africa’s Law Enforcers, Targeting Illegal Ivory Trade

Law enforcers from Malawi and Zambia gathered in Lusaka this week to participate in a high level training exercise aimed to ensure their success in targeting ivory retailers and thus disrupting the grisly ivory supply chain.

The training was funded by IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) and conducted by INTERPOL in cooperation with the Zambian Wildlife Authority (ZAWA).

Press Location: 
Lusaka, Zambia
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Kerry Branon (IFAW HQ)
Contact phone: 
+1 508 744 2068
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Poisoned vulture comes back from the dead

Fri, 02/20/2015
The vulture was released at an awareness programme from the village where it was

 

 

EN IMAGES : Les réserves naturelles, au cœur de la survie des tigres de Russie

Fri, 02/13/2015
Zolushka. © Bastak Nature Reserve

Zolushka. © Bastak Nature ReserveC’est impressionnant tout ce qu’on peut faire grâce à la technologie.

Nous avons reçu il y a quelques jours des images de Zolushka et d’Ilona, deux tigresses de l’Amour que nous avions remises en liberté.

See video