http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/everything/rss.xml/48971/13 en Eurobadger to address badger abuse throughout Europe http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/eurobadger-address-badger-abuse-throughout-europe <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/political-advocacy/jordi-casamitjana">Jordi Casamitjana </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 01/26/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Badgers face threats across all of Europe. Eurobadger, the federation of badger protection organisations of Europe, was recently created, and the author attended its first meeting in Brussels." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/01_26_16_badger.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 434px;" title="Badgers face threats across all of Europe. Eurobadger, the federation of badger protection organisations of Europe, was recently created, and the author attended its first meeting in Brussels." /></p> <p>Are we in the UK alone in this?</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/eurobadger-address-badger-abuse-throughout-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue badger culling England Eurobadger Europe hunting UK United Kingdom Tue, 26 Jan 2016 21:31:52 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 106549 at http://www.ifaw.org CITES meeting previews species to watch at CoP http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/cites-meeting-previews-species-watch-cop <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/736">Jeffrey Flocken</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 01/21/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author and Staci McLennan, IFAW’s EU Political Officer, Wildlife Programmes, at the recent standing committee meetings in Geneva." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/01_21_16_cites.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 434px;" title="The author and Staci McLennan, IFAW’s EU Political Officer, Wildlife Programmes, at the recent standing committee meetings in Geneva." /></p> <p>Last week, IFAW participated in the 66<sup>th</sup> meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Standing Committee.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/cites-meeting-previews-species-watch-cop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers cheetah CITES Conference of the Parties Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora CoP elephants Ivory lion rhinos South Africa tusks Thu, 21 Jan 2016 18:59:05 +0000 Jeffrey Flocken 106519 at http://www.ifaw.org Will The European Commission’s new plan for Sub-Saharan African help Elephants? http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/will-european-commission%E2%80%99s-new-plan-sub-saharan-african-help-elephants <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/2663">Satyen Sinha</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 12/04/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><img alt="IFAW has long believed that ecological sustainability is vital for the wellbeing of life on Earth – including human wellbeing – and must be the first and foremost objective of conservation." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_04_15_za_strategy.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 434px;" title="IFAW has long believed that ecological sustainability is vital for the wellbeing of life on Earth – including human wellbeing – and must be the first and foremost objective of conservation." /></strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/will-european-commission%E2%80%99s-new-plan-sub-saharan-african-help-elephants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants climate change ecosystem elephants EU European Commission Ivory Organised crime Fri, 04 Dec 2015 22:08:27 +0000 Satyen Sinha 106127 at http://www.ifaw.org Bosnia to Germany dog move: From shelter to quarantine http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/bosnia-germany-dog-move-shelter-quarantine <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/cats-and-dogs/kate-nattrass-atema">Kate Nattrass Atema</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 10/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/u3dU5g8XxAk" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>This blog is the second in a series chronicling the International Fund for Animal Welfare&rsquo;s transport of dogs from a shelter in Bosnia-Herzegovina to foster homes in Germany. Read the first installment <a href="/node/105593" target="_blank">here</a>.--The eds.</em></p> <p>When rescuing dogs, it&rsquo;s heart-wrenching to have to make decisions as to who is on the first transport out, and who has to wait for the second.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/u3dU5g8XxAk?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/bosnia-germany-dog-move-shelter-quarantine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats bosnia cute dog Germany move puppy relocate rescue shelter Video Thu, 29 Oct 2015 21:08:10 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 105688 at http://www.ifaw.org Bosnia to Germany dog move: Shuttering the shelter http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/bosnia-germany-dog-move-shuttering-shelter <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/cats-and-dogs/kate-nattrass-atema">Kate Nattrass Atema</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 10/19/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="//flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157660069560631&amp;click=true&amp;credit=1&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/bosnia-germany-dog-move-shuttering-shelter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt bosnia dog shelter Germany move new home rescue Slideshow Tue, 20 Oct 2015 14:46:36 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 105603 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Injured harbor seal rehabbed, released on Cape Cod http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-injured-harbor-seal-rehabbed-released-cape-cod <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/staff/misty-niemeyer">Misty Niemeyer</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 10/08/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/6rzv6PyiQxs" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>A juvenile harbor seal, likely a few months old, was rescued off the Scusset Beach jetty rocks near the Cape Cod Canal in July, coincidently the same afternoon another rescued seal was being released at the same beach!</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-2" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/8qg03EP3P6k?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-injured-harbor-seal-rehabbed-released-cape-cod" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Seals National Marine Life Center rehabilitation Scusset Beach Sea Salt Thu, 08 Oct 2015 14:53:04 +0000 Misty Niemeyer 105513 at http://www.ifaw.org