Azzedine Downes devient le nouveau Directeur général d’IFAW

Publication Date: 
Mar, 12/18/2012
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Le Conseil d’administration du Fonds international pour la protection des animaux (IFAW - www.ifaw.org) a annoncé vendredi dernier la nomination de M. Azzedine Downes au poste de Directeur général à compter du 1er janvier 2013.

Press Location: 
Yarmouth Port, MA
Contacto de prensa
Contacto de prensa: 
Shawna Moos (IFAW HQ)
Contact phone: 
+1-508-744-2184
Contact mobile: 
+1-508-367-7037
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Deuxième saisie d’ivoire illégal massive à Hong Kong alors que la vague de braconnage de la saison sèche s’annonce en Afrique centrale

Publication Date: 
Lun, 11/19/2012
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La saisie de 1,3 tonne d’ivoire vendredi dernier à Hong Kong porte à plus de 5 tonnes le volume total d’ivoire de contrebande confisqué dans la ville en moins de quatre semaines.

Le 20 octobre dernier, les autorités hongkongaises avaient ainsi saisi un volume record de 3,81 tonnes d’ivoire, la plus grosse prise à l’échelle mondiale depuis deux ans. Cet ivoire avait été expédié depuis le Kenya et la Tanzanie.

Press Location: 
Le Cap, Afrique du Sud
Contacto de prensa
Contacto de prensa: 
Christina Pretorius (IFAW Southern Africa)
Céline Sissler-Bienvenu (IFAW France et Afrique francophone)
Adrian Hiel (IFAW EU)
Contact phone: 
+27 21 701 8642
+33 (0)3.26.48.29.20
+32 (0)473 86 34 61
Contact mobile: 
+27 82 330 2558
+33 (0)6.17.56.10.74

Tiger swats its owner inside cage

Incident date: 
Mié, 09/13/2006
Date reported: 
Mié, 09/13/2006
Date Published: 
Mié, 09/13/2006 (Todo el día)
Ciudad: 
Balm
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Tiger swats its owner inside cage
Summary: 

The owner of a rural eastern Hillsborough County compound, housing lions and tigers, received stitches on his shoulder and lip after he was attacked by one of his tigers while cleaning the cage.

Publication: 
St. Petersburg Times
Author: 
Ben Montgomery

Gulf Breeze Zoo Gone Wild With Attack, Escapes

Incident date: 
Mié, 11/22/2006
Date reported: 
Mié, 11/22/2006
Date Published: 
Mié, 11/22/2006 (Todo el día)
Ciudad: 
Gulf Breeze
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Human Injury
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Gulf Breeze Zoo Gone Wild With Attack, Escapes
Summary: 

Two cougars at the Northwest Florida Zoo escaped from the facility. Guests were evacuated while authorities searched for the cats using heat-seeking technology from a helicopter. The cougars were found, tranquilized, and taken back to the facility. 

Publication: 
Gulf Breeze News
Author: 
Franklin Hayes

4-Year-Old Girl Mauled by Cougar at Kids' Birthday Party

Incident date: 
Vie, 12/08/2006
Date reported: 
Vie, 12/08/2006
Date Published: 
Vie, 12/08/2006 (Todo el día)
Ciudad: 
Miami
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
4-Year-Old Girl Mauled by Cougar at Kids' Birthday Party
Summary: 

A 4-year-old girl was mauled by a cougar that had been brought in by a wild-animal business for a children's birthday party.  The girl suffered severe cuts on her eyelid, cheek and ear. The tiger was killed following the incident. 

Publication: 
Fox News
Author: 
Associated Press

Tiger mauls sanctuary volunteer; FWC charges founder for 43rd time

Incident date: 
Jue, 02/21/2008
Date reported: 
Jue, 02/21/2008
Date Published: 
Jue, 02/21/2008 (Todo el día)
Ciudad: 
Tallahassee
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Tiger mauls sanctuary volunteer; FWC charges founder for 43rd time
Summary: 

A volunteer at the Horseshoe Creek Wildlife Sanctuary suffered injuries to her left leg and right hand after a tiger mauled her while she was cleaning its cage.  The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission launched an investigation and charged the sanctuary's owner with keeping a tiger in a substandard cage.

Publication: 
TC Palm
Author: 
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Cheetahs' owner says attack 'not a big deal'

Incident date: 
Lun, 03/31/2008
Date reported: 
Lun, 03/31/2008
Ciudad: 
Wellington
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Cheetahs' owner says attack 'not a big deal'
Summary: 

The owner of the Panther Ridge Conservation Center was attacked by her two cheetahs during an exhibit for a fundraiser.  She received stitches and staples for approximately 40 puncture wounds.

Publication: 
Sun Sentinel
Author: 
Scott Travis & Stephanie Horvath

Scrapes, bites come with the job

Incident date: 
Mié, 05/14/2008
Date reported: 
Mié, 05/14/2008
Date Published: 
Mié, 05/14/2008 (Todo el día)
Ciudad: 
Miami
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Scrapes, bites come with the job
Summary: 

A wildlife trainer was injured when his white tiger punctured his calf to the bone during a taping of a music video for Rapper Rick Ross.  The tiger had been chained to a tree and was trying to bite his leash when he bit his trainer nearby instead.

Publication: 
Sun Sentinel

Tiger and lion escape from Florida animal sanctuary

Incident date: 
Mié, 08/20/2008
Date reported: 
Mié, 08/20/2008
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Escape
Headline: 
Tiger and lion escape from Florida animal sanctuary
Summary: 

Officials locked down three local schools and ordered residents of Western Palm Beach to stay indoors while they searched for one tiger and one lion from McCarthy's Wildlife Sanctuary.  Both animals were returned to the sanctuary grounds.

Publication: 
The Telegraph
Dirección: 
West Palm Beach

Fighting the underground trade in ivory, one collector at a time

Mié, 01/30/2013
Fighting the underground trade in ivory, one collector at a time

The Chinese "Mom I Got Teeth" public service announcement that ran in China.“Li Dongbao (a pseudonym), 33, has been collecting ivory decorations and accessories for six years.