Record Bosnian rainfall has people and animals struggling to cope

Mon, 19/05/2014
A Bosnian soldier with puppies he rescued from the flood waters.

A Bosnian soldier with puppies he rescued from the flood waters.

Last week Bosnia was hit by the worst rainfall since 1894, when record-keeping began and devastating floods have now affected vast areas of the country. Evacuations and assessments of the overwhelming damage are still underway.

Hevige regenval in Bosnië brengt mens en dier in de problemen

Mon, 19/05/2014
Een Bosnische soldaat met puppies die hij redde van het stijgende water.

Een Bosnische soldaat met puppies die hij redde van het stijgende water.

Vorige week werd Bosnië getroffen door de hevigste regens sinds 1894. Verwoestende overstromingen trokken over het land. Nog steeds zijn hulpdiensten bezig om mensen te evacueren en de immense schade op te nemen. 

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Record Bosnian rainfall has people and animals struggling to cope

Mon, 19/05/2014
A Bosnian soldier with puppies he rescued from the flood waters.

A Bosnian soldier with puppies he rescued from the flood waters.

Last week Bosnia was hit by the worst rainfall since 1894, when record-keeping began and devastating floods have now affected vast areas of the country. Evacuations and assessments of the overwhelming damage are still underway.

WATCH: South African children learn about animal welfare through theatre

Mon, 19/05/2014

In the video above we get a peek into the “Twinning Project”, a key part of IFAW’s Animal Action Education programme activities. The team has been working with Jungle Theatre Company for 10 years on this unique initiative which brings together youngsters from different socio-economic backgrounds to learn about animal welfare related issues.

Elephants on Safari in the Western Cape

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Elephants on Safari in the Western Cape

Elephants are on safari in the Western Cape with four elephant calves taken from their wild herds last year in contravention of South Africa’s strict national guidelines on elephant management, being moved to the province’s most notorious elephant safari operation and, if permits are granted, a further three soon to be entertaining tourists at a wine farm in peri-urban Cape Town.

Press Location: 
Cape Town, South Africa
Pressekontakt
Zeitraum
Pressekontakt: 
Christina Pretorius (IFAW Elephant Programme)
Cape of Good Hope SPCA & Cape Animal Welfare Forum: Allan Perrins –
NSPCA: Ainsley Hay (Manager Wildlife Protection Unit)
Telefon: 
+27 21 701 8642
+27 21 700 4182
+27 11 907 3590
Mobiltelefon: 
+27 82 330 2558

Les risques inhérents au marché des Nouveaux Animaux de Compagnie

Mon, 19/05/2014
Les risques inhérents au marché des Nouveaux Animaux de Compagnie

 La saisie de 70 tortues mauresques fin avril 2014. Crédit photo : Douane française

SLIDESHOW: Aanpak illegale handel noodzaak om bedreigde diersoorten in Afrika te redden

Fre, 11/04/2014
SLIDESHOW: Aanpak illegale handel noodzaak om bedreigde diersoorten in Afrika te

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Tijgerin verhuist van campingkooi in Arkansas naar nieuw verblijf in Texas: een gelukkige ruil

Fre, 21/02/2014

BIJGEWERKT TOT: 6 maart 2014

Sheba beweegt zich steeds vrijer in haar nieuwe omgeving. Haar verzorgers melden dat ze goed eet en geniet van de extraatjes die ze krijgt. Ook laat ze zich regelmatig zien om haar verzorgers te begroeten.

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