http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/everything/rss.xml/17/30 en Youth Forum mentoring sessions to help aspiring advocates get started http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/youth-forum-mentoring-sessions-help-aspiring-advocates-get-started <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/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, 07/15/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Jane Goodall’s Roots and Shoots program will present its 4-Step Formula to make positive change happen for people, animals, and the environment in your community." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_15_16_youthmentor.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Jane Goodall’s Roots and Shoots program will present its 4-Step Formula to make positive change happen for people, animals, and the environment in your community." />Looking to get more involved in animal and environmental protection as part of your career?</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/youth-forum-mentoring-sessions-help-aspiring-advocates-get-started" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Education Elephants Primates Rhinos Tigers CITES elephant Jane Goodall JGI September wildlife trade youth forum Thu, 14 Jul 2016 17:21:48 +0000 Azzedine Downes 108165 at http://www.ifaw.org Little gorilla gets a new family http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/little-gorilla-gets-new-family <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/cats-and-dogs/gail-a%E2%80%99brunzo">Gail A’Brunzo</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, 07/13/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Lulingu immediately began feeding on vegetation on her first day in the forest at GRACE. Photo:© GRACE." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_13_16_gorilla_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Lulingu immediately began feeding on vegetation on her first day in the forest at GRACE.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/little-gorilla-gets-new-family" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Primates Africa baby Congo cute gorilla new home primate young Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:37:40 +0000 Gail A’Brunzo 108146 at http://www.ifaw.org Jane Goodall, Azzedine Downes together offer thoughts on tragic Harambe killing http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/jane-goodall-azzedine-downes-together-offer-thoughts-tragic-harambe-killing <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/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">Sun, 06/19/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><div> <em>The heartbreaking news of the death of Harambe, a popular western lowland gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo, who was killed to protect a child who had fallen into his enclosure, has gripped the world and left many people questioning whether the right action was taken, and why gorillas and other animals are kept in zoos at all.&nbsp;</em></div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> </div></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/jane-goodall-azzedine-downes-together-offer-thoughts-tragic-harambe-killing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Big Cats Primates Cincinnati gorilla harambe zoos Sun, 19 Jun 2016 16:26:52 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107918 at http://www.ifaw.org Harambe, Cecil tragedies challenge traditional conservation definition http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/harambe-cecil-tragedies-challenge-traditional-conservation-definition <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/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, 06/14/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The deaths of Cecil the Lion (pictured) and the gorilla Harambe have prompted renewed discussions of what wildlife conservation really means.Photo:© Paula French" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/cecil610.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="The deaths of Cecil the Lion (pictured) and the gorilla Harambe have prompted renewed discussions of what wildlife conservation really means.Photo:© Paula French" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/harambe-cecil-tragedies-challenge-traditional-conservation-definition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Primates captive Cecil the lion conservation Harambe the Gorilla wild zoo Mon, 13 Jun 2016 16:55:51 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107824 at http://www.ifaw.org Monkeys in failing Nigerian sanctuary to find new homes or be released to wild http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/monkeys-failing-nigerian-sanctuary-find-new-homes-or-be-released-wild <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/conservation/meredith-whitney">Meredith Whitney</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, 04/27/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><img alt=" CERCOPAN has provided safe haven and rehabilitation for monkeys." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_27_16_monkey1_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title=" CERCOPAN has provided safe haven and rehabilitation for monkeys." /></strong></p> <p>&ldquo;Pyow! Pyow! Hack, hack, hack!&rdquo;</p> <p>That&rsquo;s the call of the Putty-Nosed Guenon, a West African monkey.</p> <p>Loosely translated, it means &ldquo;Let&rsquo;s get out of here!&rdquo;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/monkeys-failing-nigerian-sanctuary-find-new-homes-or-be-released-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Primates Center for Education Research and Conservation of Primates and Nature Meredith Whitney monkey Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:52:24 +0000 Meredith Whitney 107353 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrating two decades of impact with Disney Conservation Fund http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/celebrating-two-decades-impact-disney-conservation-fund <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/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, 04/19/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Disney logo featured on Youth Forum sign-up page" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/disney-youth-forum-01a.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 374px;" title="Disney logo featured on Youth Forum sign-up page" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/celebrating-two-decades-impact-disney-conservation-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Education Big Cats Elephants Primates Rhinos Tigers convervation Disney youth forum Tue, 19 Apr 2016 16:40:47 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107295 at http://www.ifaw.org