http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2/36 en IFAW donors visit Bejing Raptor Rescue Center http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-donors-visit-bejing-raptor-rescue-center <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/conservation/laurie-wilson">Laurie Wilson</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">Oct 11 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Adrien and Gary Amadeo and BRRC staff. " src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/raptor_release_bbrc.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Adrien and Gary Amadeo and BRRC staff. " /></p> <p>IFAW supporters Adrien &amp; Gary Amadeo were traveling to China for humanitarian reasons &ndash; their own project to help children in impoverished rural schools.&nbsp; They decided to include their love of animals on their trip as well with a visit to IFAW&#39;s Bejing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-donors-visit-bejing-raptor-rescue-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Raptors Beijing Raptor Rescue Center BRRC China IFAW raptor rescue Wed, 11 Oct 2017 18:46:17 +0000 Laurie Wilson 112723 at http://www.ifaw.org Six illegal wildlife smuggling photos that show the grim reality of this crime http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/six-illegal-wildlife-smuggling-photos-show-grim-reality-crime <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/tracy-bain">Tracy Bain</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">Aug 28 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><ol> <li> </li></ol></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/six-illegal-wildlife-smuggling-photos-show-grim-reality-crime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Raptors Turtles capuchin monkey gyrfalcon illegal wildlife trade. IFAW pangolin peregrine falcons slow loris wildlife smuggling photos Fri, 25 Aug 2017 18:32:36 +0000 Tracy Bain 112380 at http://www.ifaw.org Endangered falcons released back to the Russian wild http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/endangered-falcons-released-back-russian-wild <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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">Aug 22 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/oxkdVmOJvlI" width="610"></iframe></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/endangered-falcons-released-back-russian-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Animal rescue Raptors bird rescue CITES Falcons gyrfalcons peregrine falcons raptor rescue raptors russia saker falcons Wildlife crime wildlife trade Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:12:50 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 112340 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight Uganda: Wildlife crime capacity building for the judiciary http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/spotlight-uganda-wildlife-crime-capacity-building-judiciary <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/conservation/kelvin-alie">Kelvin Alie</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">May 17 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Judicial officers, prosecutors and members of Uganda’s police and customs authority worked together through case studies and content development to strengthen their collaborative approach to stopping wildlife criminals." class="caption" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/07_06_16_uganda.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Judicial officers, prosecutors and members of Uganda’s police and customs authority worked together through case studies and content development to strengthen their collaborative approach to stopping wildlife criminals." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/spotlight-uganda-wildlife-crime-capacity-building-judiciary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Raptors Africa illegal Ivory Judge law poaching smuggling Uganda Wildlife Wed, 06 Jul 2016 12:51:27 +0000 Kelvin Alie 108065 at http://www.ifaw.org Tackling wildlife trade and empowering youth on World Wildlife Day http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tackling-wildlife-trade-and-empowering-youth-world-wildlife-day <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">Mar 3 2017</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" title="Tackling wildlife trade and empowering youth on World Wildlife Day " alt="Tackling wildlife trade and empowering youth on World Wildlife Day " src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/IFAW%20WWD%20Collage_0.jpg?1488547316" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Amidst the sixth mass extinction, wildlife conservation has never been more paramount. The UN World Wildlife Day, which takes place globally on the third of March each year, provides an opportunity to emphasize the importance of protecting wild animals and plants.</p> <p>This year, <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)</a> and the Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) partnered to end rampant illegal wildlife trade and encourage active youth involvement in wildlife protection.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tackling-wildlife-trade-and-empowering-youth-world-wildlife-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Tigers Elephants Primates Raptors Rhinos Tigers Turtles #DoOneThingToday #ListenToYoungVoices #WWD2017 #Youth4Wildlife CITES conservation illegal wildlife trade wildlife protection world wildlife day WWD. WIldlife consevation Youth for Wildlife Conservation Fri, 03 Mar 2017 13:20:23 +0000 adintino 110634 at http://www.ifaw.org Beijing Raptor Rescue Center and GoPro team up for Birds of Prey http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/beijing-raptor-rescue-center-and-gopro-team-birds-prey <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/conservation/grace-ge-gabriel">Grace Ge Gabriel</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">Jan 27 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/yGerUo9gfkQ" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>In 2001, The Beijing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC) was founded to rescue and rehabilitate birds of prey in China. Raptors are protected by Chinese law, and they are threatened from habitat loss to illegal trade. At BRRC, staff have rescued over 4,000 birds of prey - more than 30 different species of hawks, eagles, owls and vultures &ndash;in the centers&rsquo; 16 years.</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/yGerUo9gfkQ?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/beijing-raptor-rescue-center-and-gopro-team-birds-prey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Raptors birds of prey China claws eagle falcon feathers kite owl predator rescue Video Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:54:32 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 110306 at http://www.ifaw.org