http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2/15 en Tiger Day on its way to becoming a traditional event in Far East Russia http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tiger-day-its-way-becoming-traditional-event-far-east-russia <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/anna-fillipova">Anna Fillipova</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">Mon, 09/29/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>This year, Tiger Day in the Russian Far East took place for the 15<sup>th</sup> time on September 28, 2014. I personally participated in the event in 2007 for the first time.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tiger-day-its-way-becoming-traditional-event-far-east-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Tigers Amur tigers Tiger Day 2014 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:45:25 +0000 Anna Fillipova 101539 at http://www.ifaw.org Tiger Day in Russia’s Far East attracts more people than in pevious year. http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tiger-day-russia%E2%80%99s-far-east-attracts-more-people-pevious-year <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 09/29/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="224" title="Tiger Day in Russia’s Far East attracts more people than in pevious year." alt="Tiger Day in Russia’s Far East attracts more people than in pevious year." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/TigerDay2014%20Boy_tiger_makeup_costume_300px.jpg?1412085127" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The 15<sup>th</sup> annual Tiger Day in Vladivostok on September 28 &nbsp;involved more than 10 000 participants and spectators, organisers said, which is about two thousand more than a year before.</p> <p>It has become a landmark celebration for this city in the Russian Far East and is considered one of the most popular environmental festivals in Russia.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tiger-day-russia%E2%80%99s-far-east-attracts-more-people-pevious-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Wildlife trade Education Big Cats Tigers Amur tiger anti poaching Endangered Species illeagal wildlife trade Tiger Day 2014 tigers wildlife trade Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:52:27 +0000 adintino 101585 at http://www.ifaw.org On World Rabies Day, the choice to end rabies is yours and mine http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/world-rabies-day-choice-end-rabies-yours-and-mine <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/hanna-lentz">Hanna Lentz</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">Sun, 09/28/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Bringing an end to rabies starts with people." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/CL481_web.jpg" title="Bringing an end to rabies starts with people." />Rabies is seriously scary.</p> <p><strong>Occurring in more than 150 countries and territories, this fatal disease causes the death of tens of thousands of people every year (<a href="http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs099/en/" target="_blank">WHO, 2014</a>). </strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/world-rabies-day-choice-end-rabies-yours-and-mine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Political advocacy Dogs & Cats community disease dogs Education health rabies who Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:15:21 +0000 Hanna Lentz 101513 at http://www.ifaw.org Supporting whale disentanglement and stranding team efforts in Tonga http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/supporting-whale-disentanglement-and-stranding-team-efforts-tonga <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/animal-rescue/brian-sharp">Brian Sharp</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, 09/25/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="IFAW supported workshops taught Tongans skills to manage strandings and to safely disentangle whales." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/tonga-workshop-boat_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 323px;" title="IFAW supported workshops taught Tongans skills to manage strandings and to safely disentangle whales." /></em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/supporting-whale-disentanglement-and-stranding-team-efforts-tonga" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Education Whales disentanglement stranding Tonga training Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:45:47 +0000 Brian Sharp 101510 at http://www.ifaw.org Shaping the future shapers: Animal Education teacher workshops begin in India http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/shaping-future-shapers-animal-education-teacher-workshops-begin-india <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/node/92736">Sheren Shrestha</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, 09/16/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Participation of teachers, students, and even onsite construction workers illustrate the AAE’s teacher workshop’s broad community impact." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/AAE-teachers%27-workshop---Tiger-documentary-screening_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 453px;" title="Participation of teachers, students, and even onsite construction workers illustrate the AAE’s teacher workshop’s broad community impact." />A conscientious individual is an outcome of numerous factors.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/shaping-future-shapers-animal-education-teacher-workshops-begin-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education aae Animal Action Education India teacher workshop Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:16:33 +0000 Sheren Shrestha 101357 at http://www.ifaw.org How education and a HELP partnership complete our projects in Malawi http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/how-education-and-help-partnership-complete-our-projects-malawi <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/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, 08/26/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Azzedine Downes, IFAW President and CEO, and Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Culture, Rachel Mazombwe-Zulu, inaugurating a Fish Farm next to Liwonde National Park in Chikolongo. © IFAW/R.Gangale" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/_RIC7609_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 441px;" title="Azzedine Downes, IFAW President and CEO, and Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Culture, Rachel Mazombwe-Zulu, inaugurating a Fish Farm next to Liwonde National Park in Chikolongo. © IFAW/R.Gangale" />Liwonde National Park in Malawi is a special place for me.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/how-education-and-help-partnership-complete-our-projects-malawi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Education Political advocacy Elephants community development Education farming fish Malawi Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:19:02 +0000 Azzedine Downes 101203 at http://www.ifaw.org