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Our best hope
IFAW’s education programmes empower young people and communities to take positive action for animals.
- Our Animal Action education programme reaches 5,000,000 young people in 24+ countries.
- Aboard our floating classrooms, children learn to respect and appreciate whales and other endangered marine wildlife.
- We teach community-based companion animal welfare from South Africa to Navajo Nation.
- We help local communities in Africa and Asia learn to live in harmony with wild animals.
Education in the EU
Our Animal Action Education (AAE) programme, endorsed by the European Commission:
- Targets International schools worldwide;
- Offers teachers free multilingual educational materials for classroom use on various themes;
- Is a member of ECIS, the International Council of International Schools;
- Partners with European SchoolNet (EUN), a network of 30 Ministries of Education;
- Involves more than 250 schools in 73 countries and counting!