Animal Action Education art & writing contest winners announced

Wed, 04/16/2014
Julianna’s depiction of a chameleon matching the colours of the sunset.

Julianna’s depiction of a chameleon matching the colours of the sunset.Every year the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) offers the opportunity for young artists and writers to express themselves through our Animal Action Art & Writing contest.

Hundreds of teachers sign up for free animal-themed teaching resources at Education Show

Mon, 04/07/2014
Hundreds of teachers sign up for free animal-themed teaching resources at Educat

One of the IFAW staff smiles for the camera during the NEC Education Show.Once again the  International Fund for Animal Welfare’s (IFAW) Animal Action Education programme stand at this year’s Education Show proved to be a hit.

Spotlight South Africa: tonic for the soul on World Wildlife Day

Mon, 03/03/2014
Spotlight South Africa: teaching the inaugural World Wildlife Day class

Together, partners educate classes of European School children on pet issues

Fri, 02/07/2014
Animal friendly European Pet Night features student art

One of the student drawings from the IFAW – IFAH Europe companion animal effort held over the last few weeks at the European School in Brussels.Over the last few weeks, our Animal Action Education (AAE) team partnered with IFAH Europe - the International Federation for Animal Health Europe - to give presentations on co

Finding ways to help animals through free classroom education resources

Mon, 02/03/2014
Finding ways to help animals through free classroom education resources

New Cats, Dogs and Us lesson plans have been created to meet the new national Australian curriculum outcomes. This time of the year sees teachers and students around the country settling in to the new school year.

Visiting the wolves in Western Poland

Thu, 11/28/2013
Visiting the wolves in Western Poland

Those two nosy little wolf pups were born in the Forest of Lower Silesia in Poland in 2013.  © Robert Myslajek

Sundown is just over, twilight is settling in.

There is no wind, no noises.

Thousands gather in Vladivostok for annual Russian Tiger Day

Tue, 10/29/2013
Thousands gather in Vladivostok for annual Russian Tiger Day

Watch the slideshow above which includes images from the 2013 Russian Tiger Day held in Vladivostok.

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Tiger Day arrived again, and again I found myself in Vladivostok, this wonderfully beautiful city.

WATCH: South Africa’s Jungle Theatre Company educates kids using animal welfare issues

Tue, 10/08/2013

More than 500 South African school children attended Jungle Theatre Company performances. In the video above, the author and members of the JTC speak about their efforts. -- ED

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World Animal Day milestone as European Commission endorses Animal Action Education programme

Fri, 10/04/2013
World Animal Day milestone as European Commission endorses Animal Action Educati

The cover of the Cats, Dogs and Us EU multilingual DVD that will be available soon.For all of us in IFAW, October 4th, World Animal Day, is always a special day. On this day, animals are celebrated through special events taking place all around the globe.

World Animal Day milestone as European Commission endorses Animal Action Education programme

Fri, 10/04/2013
World Animal Day milestone as European Commission endorses Animal Action Educati

The cover of the Cats, Dogs and Us EU multilingual DVD that will be available soon.For all of us in IFAW, October 4th, World Animal Day, is always a special day. On this day, animals are celebrated through special events taking place all around the globe.