http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/everything/rss.xml/48971/13 en IFAW Disaster Response team heads to the island of Dominica http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-heads-island-domini-0 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/6394">Kelvin Alie</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">Oct 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="ifaw kelvin alie travels to home island dominica after hurricane maria" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/kelvin_alie_wildlife_rescue_dominica-ifaw_4.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 432px;" title="IFAW Executive Vice President Kelvin Alie travels to his home island of Dominica after the devastation of Hurricane Maria." />It has been an excruciating month for me since Hurricane Maria slammed my home island of Dominica. There was almost no information coming out in the first few days after the disaster. I couldn&rsquo;t reach my family.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-heads-island-domini-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Turtles Dogs & Cats animal rescue disaster response Dominica hurricane maria IFAW imperial parrot parrot wildlife rescue Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:35:47 +0000 Kelvin Alie 112890 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW Disaster Response team heads to the island of Dominica http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-heads-island-dominica <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/6394">Kelvin Alie</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">Oct 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="ifaw kelvin alie travels to home island dominica after hurricane maria" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/kelvin_alie_wildlife_rescue_dominica-ifaw_4.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 432px;" title="IFAW Executive Vice President Kelvin Alie travels to his home island of Dominica after the devastation of Hurricane Maria." />It has been an excruciating month for me since Hurricane Maria slammed my home island of Dominica. There was almost no information coming out in the first few days after the disaster. I couldn&rsquo;t reach my family.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-heads-island-dominica" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Turtles Dogs & Cats animal rescue disaster response Dominica hurricane maria IFAW imperial parrot parrot wildlife rescue Thu, 26 Oct 2017 18:40:41 +0000 Kelvin Alie 112811 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW Disaster Response team deploys to Dominica to help island ravaged by Hurricane Maria http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-deploys-dominica-help-island-ravaged-hurricane-maria <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Oct 20 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="350" height="233" title="Imperial parrot Dominica" alt="Imperial parrot Dominica" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Imperial%20parrot%20Dominica%20%28Custom%29.jpg?1509102879" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The island nation of Dominica suffered terribly after hurricane Maria tore through the Caribbean last month. The <a href="http://www.ifaw.org" target="_blank">International Fund for Animal Welfare</a>&nbsp;(IFAW) is sending food, supplies, and an expert team of disaster responders to help the community, their animals, and wildlife.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-deploys-dominica-help-island-ravaged-hurricane-maria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue disaster Dominica Emergency hurricane maria response Fri, 27 Oct 2017 08:10:56 +0000 aclose@ifaw.org 112813 at http://www.ifaw.org Animals from St John reunited with owners after months of separation http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/animals-st-john-reunited-owners-after-months-separation <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/jennifer-gardner">Jennifer Gardner</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">Oct 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/gzzlJeVzmbs" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Happy tears streamed down Elsa Angel&rsquo;s face as she opened the crate and hugged her dog. They had been separated for over three months. Elsa was unable to return to her home on St. John after Hurricanes Irma and Maria ravaged the island. It was a beautiful moment to watch, and I was proud to have been part of it.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/animals-st-john-reunited-owners-after-months-separation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats hurricane irma hurricane maria IFAW Nashua St. Johns USVI Virgin Islands Video Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:51:13 +0000 Jennifer Gardner 112745 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW donors visit Bejing Raptor Rescue Center http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-donors-visit-bejing-raptor-rescue-center <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/conservation/laurie-wilson">Laurie Wilson</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">Oct 11 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Adrien and Gary Amadeo and BRRC staff. " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/raptor_release_bbrc.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Adrien and Gary Amadeo and BRRC staff. " /></p> <p>IFAW supporters Adrien &amp; Gary Amadeo were traveling to China for humanitarian reasons &ndash; their own project to help children in impoverished rural schools.&nbsp; They decided to include their love of animals on their trip as well with a visit to IFAW&#39;s Bejing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-donors-visit-bejing-raptor-rescue-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Raptors Beijing Raptor Rescue Center BRRC China IFAW raptor rescue Wed, 11 Oct 2017 18:46:17 +0000 Laurie Wilson 112723 at http://www.ifaw.org Volunteering with orphaned elephants in Zambia http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/volunteering-orphaned-elephants-zambia <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/elephants/lisa-olivier">Lisa Olivier</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">Sep 28 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author, Lina Schaefer with orphaned elephants in Zambia. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/EOP_IFAW.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The author, Lina Schaefer with orphaned elephants in Zambia. " /></p> <p><em>The following blog was submitted by Kafue Release Facility research volunteer Lina Schaefer. - LO</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/volunteering-orphaned-elephants-zambia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Elephants elephant elephant orphanage elephant rescue Kafue Release Facility Lilayi Elephant Nursery lusaka Zambia Thu, 28 Sep 2017 19:44:23 +0000 Lisa Olivier 112644 at http://www.ifaw.org