Sad news of Zambian elephant calf Ntubya’s death

Jue, 08/28/2014
Ntubya, the orphaned elephant airlifted to Elephant Orphanage Project, has died.

Ntubya during her treatment at the Elephant Orphanage Project.Found scared and alone, the elephant calf came into our care severely dehydrated and protein-deficient from weeks of being separated from her mother and her nourishing milk.

Protecting elephants to benefit people

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Mié, 09/03/2014
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A plan for a proposed Kitenden Conservancy within Kenya’s vast Amboseli ecosystem was unveiled today. Once operational the Conservancy will offer a three-pronged benefit to protect wildlife, for the local community through eco-friendly compatible tourism and enterprise projects and for investors through tourism development.

The plan was announced at Amboseli National Park today by IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare– www.ifaw.org) in partnership with the Executive Committee of the Kitenden Corridor Conservation Area.

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Amboseli, Kenya
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Jacqueline Nyagah (IFAW East Africa)
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+254 240 6708 or +254 20 807 2197
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WATCH: Orphaned yearling grizzly Littlefoot has made it to freedom

Jue, 09/04/2014
Littlefoot.

It’s as if fate has been against Littlefoot for most of his young life. But every obstacle he’s faced has been overcome, whether through his own determination, or through the help of the humans who are on his side.

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Un projet de protection des éléphants au service des communautés voisines

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Mié, 09/03/2014
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Mercredi matin a été dévoilée une proposition de plan pour la conservation du corridor de Kitenden, dans le vaste écosystème du Parc national d’Amboseli (Kenya).

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Jacqueline Nyagah (IFAW Afrique orientale)
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+254 20 807 2197
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+254 722 607640
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人間も動物も助けるユニークなマラウイの教育パートナーシップが発足

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Mar, 08/26/2014
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マラウイのリウォンデ国立公園で今日、ユニークな保護教育パートナーシップが大きな興奮とともに発足しました。このイニシアチブが日々野生生物と暮らす地域社会の学校卒業率の向上に効果を発揮するという期待も大きいです。

国際動物福祉基金(IFAW-www.ifaw.org)と教育NGO、HELPマラウイ(希望、教育、愛、保護–www.helpchildren.org)のパートナーシップの正式な発足式がマラウイのバラカ地区のナンソンバ小学校で行われました。

「このイニシアチブは、野生生物と日々生活を共にしている人々の知識と考え方を向上させることを目的とした地域密着型の教育プログラムを展開していきます。その中で特に重要なのは、この地域の生徒の卒業率を上げ、落第生の数を減らすことです」とIFAWの動物行動教育プログラム・ディレクター、ナンシー・バーは言います。

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マラウイ、リウォンデ国立公園
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クリスティーナ・プレトリウス(IFAWアフリカ南部)
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+27 21 701 8642
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+27 82 330 2558
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Critically endangered Bengal florican rescued in Northeast India

Mié, 09/03/2014
The IFAW Wildlife Rescue Centre rescues rare Bengal Florican

An IFAW Wildlife Rescue Centre staff member holds a rescued Bengal Florican.This is her first ever visit and she represents a critically endangered species. The blue sky and the landscape of  Kaziranga National Park in Northeast India still has impression of their existence while they fly or roam around this world heritage site.

Nestlé announces commitment to animal welfare

Jue, 08/28/2014
IFAW applauds Nestlé’s decision to implement humane animal supplier practices

Times are changing. As a representative of Nestlé—one of the world’s largest food companies with operations in 86 countries—acknowledged last week, consumers are increasingly invested in the welfare of the animals that produce their food.

A story in The New York Times noted that Nestlé would implement the following changes to its supplier practices:

So this is how South Africa values its rhinos?

Mar, 09/02/2014
South African government strategy continues to put rhinos at risk.

A white rhino calf stands beside its grazing mother in South Africa’s Kruger National Park. © IFAW/J. HrusaWe have grown weary of South Africa’s Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa’s weak argument that South Africa, through its Constitution, aspires to protect rhinos through a philosophy of sustainable utilisation of natural resources.

ワールド・ドッグ・デー:心身ともに健康なイヌに

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Mar, 08/26/2014
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8月26日はワールド・ドッグ・デーで、人間とイヌの絆を祝う日です。イヌは何千年もの間、仲間として、家の番犬として、そして仕事や日常生活の助手として、人間と共に暮らしてきました。既に多くの人々が受け入れていることであり、科学的な裏付けも進んでいる通り、人間の健康と幸福、そしてイヌの健康と幸福は、本質的につながっています。だからこそ、忠実な仲間であるイヌがなぜ、よくても迷惑な、あるいは最悪の場合には危険になりかねない行動で不満を示すのか、よく考えなくてはいけません。

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米マサチューセッツ州ヤーマスポート
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ケリー・ブラノン(IFAW本部)
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508-744-2068
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508-776-9872
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Een leven in vrijheid voor onze zes Russische tijgers

Mié, 08/27/2014
Een leven in vrijheid voor onze zes Russische tijgers

Tijd voor een update over de zes vrijgelaten Russische tijgers. Hoe gaat het met hen sinds hun vrijlating in het wild?

De eerste van deze tijgers is Cinderella,  die nu al een jaar lang zelfstandig de taiga verkent.

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