Wildlife trafficking trainings continue in Bhutan

Die, 07/07/2015
The day-long workshops were part of IFAW-WTI’s ongoing wildlife crime control ef

The day-long workshops were part of IFAW-WTI’s ongoing wildlife crime control efforts in association with Bhutan’s Department of Forests and Park ServicesThe story was sent by Amrit Menon, Technical Officer to ED, Planning, Wildlife Trust of India.—VM

Les éléphanteaux capturés au Zimbabwe s'envolent pour la Chine

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Mon, 07/06/2015
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Les éléphanteaux ont été soustraits à leurs troupeaux dans le célèbre parc natio
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Les éléphanteaux ont été soustraits à leurs troupeaux dans le célèbre parc natio

Quelques mois après sa capture au Zimbabwe, un groupe d'éléphanteaux a été expédié en Chine samedi dernier à destination du zoo auquel ils ont été vendus. Les éléphants ont été transportés par les airs depuis Harare jusqu'au parc safari de Chimelong, à Guangzhou, une ville située à 120 kilomètres au nord-ouest de Hong Kong.

Press Location: 
Cape Town, South Africa
Pressekontakt
Pressekontakt: 
Christina Pretorius, IFAW Southern Africa
Telefon: 
+27 82 330 2558

Gevangengenomen olifanten op transport naar Chinese dierentuin

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Mon, 07/06/2015
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Gevangengenomen olifanten op transport naar Chinese dierentuin
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Gevangengenomen olifanten op transport naar Chinese dierentuin

Een groep van 24 olifanten, die enkele maanden geleden in Zimbabwe gevangen is genomen voor de verkoop aan dierentuinen in China, is afgelopen zaterdag op transport gezet. De olifanten zijn per vliegtuig van Harare naar het omstreden Chimelong Wildlife Safari Park in Goungzhou gebracht, ongeveer 120 kilometer ten noordwesten van Hong Kong.

Pressekontakt
Pressekontakt: 
Rob Schaap (IFAW NL)
Telefon: 
070-3355011
Mobiltelefon: 
06-24385931
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Vuur bestrijden om saiga veulens te beschermen

Die, 06/30/2015
Saiga's lopen het risico om ingesloten te worden door vuur en zo de dood te vind

Saiga's lopen het risico om ingesloten te worden door vuur en zo de dood te vinden.

Er heerst een droge, ondraaglijke hitte op de steppe, waardoor de grond hard wordt en groen gras verkleurt tot levenloos geel.

Bovendien is het seizoen van de branden begonnen.

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Cape Cod exhibits help visitors learn about marine ecosystems

Mon, 07/06/2015
See our expansive “One Cape Cod” photograph exhibit highlighting the local marin

At the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), we rescue and protect animals in more than 40 countries…

…and right here on Cape Cod.

Based on the Cape since 1977, IFAW has a special concern for the quality of life on this fragile peninsula and for the protection of the coastal environment that surrounds us.

EU seal product trade ban nears WTO compliance

Mon, 07/06/2015
The EU seal ban has helped save more than 2 million seals from a cruel death for

The EU seal ban has helped save more than 2 million seals from a cruel death by the commercial seal hunt.June was a good month for seals, as the EU moved a very important step closer to meeting WTO compliance for its regulation on the trade in seal products.

Captured Zimbabwe Elephant Calves Flown to China

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Mon, 07/06/2015
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The young elephant calves had been herded up in Hwange National Park.
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The young elephant calves had been herded up in Hwange National Park.

Months after they were captured from the wild for sale to zoos in China, a group of elephant calves were exported from Zimbabwe on Saturday.

The elephants were airlifted from Harare and have been sent to the Chimelong Wildlife Safari Park in Guangzhou, a city some 120 kms north-west of Hong Kong.

The export was reported and confirmed this morning by Saviour Kasukuwere, Zimbabwe Minister for the Environment, who said 24 elephants had been sent to China.

Press Location: 
Cape Town, South Africa
Pressekontakt
Pressekontakt: 
Christina Pretorius, IFAW Southern Africa
Telefon: 
+27 82 330 2558

Captured Zimbabwe Elephant Calves Flown to China

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Mon, 07/06/2015
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Months after they were captured from the wild for sale to zoos in China, a group of elephant calves were exported from Zimbabwe on Saturday.

 The elephants were airlifted from Harare and have been sent to the Chimelong Wildlife Safari Park in Guangzhou, a city some 120 kms north-west of Hong Kong. The export was reported confirmed this morning by Saviour Kasukuwere, Zimbabwe Minister for the Environment, who said 24 elephants had been sent to China.

Press Location: 
Cape Town, South Africa
Pressekontakt
Pressekontakt: 
Christina Pretorius, IFAW Southern Africa
Mobiltelefon: 
27 (82) 330 2558

インドのゾウが直面する危機を覆すためにアジアゾウ同盟発足

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Mit, 07/01/2015
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世界に35,000-45,000頭しか残っていないと思われるアジアゾウが直面する危機を食い止めるために、保護団体の新しい同盟が発足しました。

象牙の密猟と並んで、生息地の喪失は野生のアジアゾウの個体数を激減させました。アジアゾウはアフリカに生息する親戚とは異なる種です。残された数少ないアジアゾウを存続させるためには、緊急の対策が必要です。

新しい連合「アジアゾウ同盟」は危機に立ち向かうために設立されました。構成する団体はエレファント・ファミリー、国際動物福祉基金 (IFAW)、IUCNオランダ、インド野生生物トラスト及びワールド・ランド・トラストです。

Press Location: 
英国、ロンドン
Pressekontakt
Pressekontakt: 
アリー・マクドナルド(IFAW UK)
Telefon: 
0207 587 6725
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