De reis van zes Amoertijgers; IFAW's werk voor tijgers

Wed, 07/29/2015
De reis van zes Amoertijgers; IFAW's werk voor tijgers

Teams van het IFAW in Rusland, de VS, India, China en Europa hebben nauw samengewerkt om een plan te ontwikkelen voor het behoud van de tijger en zijn leefgebied. 

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For International Tiger Day, look back at the journey of six rescued Amur tigers

Wed, 07/29/2015
Today is International Tiger Day

International Tiger Day, also known as the Global Tiger Day, was established five years ago at the Tiger Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia, of which IFAW Russia was one of the organizers.

Tragedy of Cecil: Leader of pride, victim of trophy hunt

Tue, 07/28/2015

Jeff Flocken comments on CNN on the trophy hunt that led to the killing of Cecil the lion.  

Earlier this month, Cecil the Lion – a local celebrity who had reached iconic status amongst visiting tourists and researchers - was lured with food out of the safe confines of a national park in Zimbabwe.

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Missing an impassioned advocate on this International Tiger Day

Wed, 07/29/2015
For the last two and a half decades, Peter Pueschel has led IFAW’s efforts to st

International Tiger Day is upon us once again.

In the normal course of affairs, International Fund for Animal Welfare’s Peter Pueschel would have written a blog on tigers.

IFAW Statement on the Killing of Cecil the Lion

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Jeff Flocken, North American Regional Director for the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), issued the following statement in response to the death of Cecil the Lion, who was illegally killed for sport in Zimbabwe:

Q&A: Charles Mbao, Commander at Zambia’s Special Anti-Poaching Unit, on World Ranger Day

Fri, 07/31/2015
Commander Mbao has been working in wildlife protection and conservation for 25 y

Today, as we celebrate World Ranger Day, I had the privilege of sitting down to talk to Commander Charles Mbao from the Zambia Wildlife Authority’s (ZAWA) Special Anti-Poaching Unit (SAPU). An IFAW team is spending a few days here in Kafue National Park, one of the world’s largest parks, protected by Commander Mbao and incredibly dedicated individuals from ZAWA and our friends at Game Rangers International.

Australia’s Threatened Species Strategy promises big, but impact depends on execution

Mon, 07/27/2015
Koala recovery work will be prioritised by state and federal governments is good

Koala recovery work will be prioritised by state and federal governments is good news; the devil will be in the details.Recently I attended the Threatened Species Summit, where federal Environment Minister, Greg Hunt, launched the