http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2/16 en First-ever Giants Club Summit grapples with elephant crisis http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/first-ever-giants-club-summit-grapples-elephant-crisis <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">Thu, 04/28/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author arrived early to help bring tusks of a record-setting 105-tonne cache to the burn site at Nairobi National Park. It will be set on fire on Saturday." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_28_16_giants.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The author arrived early to help bring tusks of a record-setting 105-tonne cache to the burn site at Nairobi National Park.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/first-ever-giants-club-summit-grapples-elephant-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants Rhinos Africa burn crush destroy stockpiled elephant horn Ivory Kenya Nairobi National Park rhino tusk Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:13:17 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107393 at http://www.ifaw.org Think globally, act locally: Summit pledges ‘social contract’ among conservancies, NGOs to protect elephants http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/think-globally-act-locally-summit-pledges-%E2%80%98social-contract%E2%80%99-among-conservancies-ngos-protect-el <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, 04/26/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157667623868085" title="Kenya"><img alt="Kenya" height="343" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1526/26634625446_163bd9f5bf_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/think-globally-act-locally-summit-pledges-%E2%80%98social-contract%E2%80%99-among-conservancies-ngos-protect-el" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants burn elephant Giants Club Summit historic Ivory Kenya tonne tusk Slideshow Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:52:57 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107344 at http://www.ifaw.org Petition to save Mali’s 300 remaining elephants has topped 73,000 http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/petition-save-mali%E2%80%99s-300-remaining-elephants-has-topped <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/seals/c%C3%A9line-sissler-bienvenu">Céline Sissler-Bienvenu</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">Wed, 04/13/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Blog.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 405px;" /></p> <p>Thank you for responding in such large numbers to our emergency call to action last month to save the last remaining elephant herd of the Sahel region. To date, more than 73,000 people signed IFAW&rsquo;s petition calling on the Minister of Environment of Mali, Mr. Ousmane Kon&eacute;, to take urgent action to save these 300 remaining elephants.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/petition-save-mali%E2%80%99s-300-remaining-elephants-has-topped" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Elephants animal rescue conservation elephants mali petition Wed, 13 Apr 2016 18:45:57 +0000 Céline Sissler-Bienvenu 107253 at http://www.ifaw.org Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Indian Wildlife Rescue Centre http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre <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">Tue, 04/12/2016</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="189" title="©IFAW - archive photo" alt="©IFAW - archive photo" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Ghajni-R-01_300px.jpg?1460483153" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Tomorrow (Wednesday) the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) and the Wildlife Trust of India (<a href="http://www.wildlifetrustofindia.org">www.wildlifetrustofindia.org</a>) will welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC), where they will witness first-hand orphaned Asian elephants and rhinos and other injured wildlife and meet the dedicated staff that rescue and care for these animals.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Asian Elephants Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation clouded leopards CWRC rhinos Tue, 12 Apr 2016 17:47:01 +0000 adintino 107241 at http://www.ifaw.org UK Royals to visit our wildlife rescue centre, elephant corridor partners in India http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/uk-royals-visit-our-wildlife-rescue-centre-elephant-corridor-partners-india <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">Fri, 04/08/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><i>Update: Royal visit a delight all around!</i></p> <p><i><img alt="The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoy feeding orphaned elephants at the IFAW-Wildlife Trust of India Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/royal-visit-india.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 475px;" title="The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoy feeding orphaned elephants at the IFAW-Wildlife Trust of India Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation" /></i></p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/54oltMO-kZI?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/uk-royals-visit-our-wildlife-rescue-centre-elephant-corridor-partners-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants conservation Duke and Duchess of Cambridge elephants India Prince Princess royal United Kingdom Video Thu, 07 Apr 2016 20:16:41 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107189 at http://www.ifaw.org TENBOMA FIELD REPORT: Building enforcement networks to defeat poaching networks http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tenboma-field-report-building-enforcement-networks-defeat-poaching-networks <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/elephants/tim-spalla">Tim Spalla</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">Fri, 04/01/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="The author reviews analytics printouts with IFAW Chief of Staff Fay Cuevas and GIS mapping programs with KWS officers." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_01_16_tenboma1_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 550px;" title="The author reviews analytics printouts with IFAW Chief of Staff Fay Cuevas and GIS mapping programs with KWS officers." />This is the first in a series of reports from IFAW&rsquo;s tenBoma team in Kenya</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tenboma-field-report-building-enforcement-networks-defeat-poaching-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants Fri, 01 Apr 2016 18:12:26 +0000 Tim Spalla 107141 at http://www.ifaw.org