http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/everything/rss.xml/48971/17 en Map highlights Europe's role in the global ivory trade http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/map-highlights-europes-role-global-ivory-trade <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/wildlife-trade/eleonora-panella">Eleonora Panella</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">Aug 24 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a href="https://eia-international.org/illegal-trade-seizures-elephant-ivory-europe" target="_blank"><img alt="europe map of illegal ivory seizures" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/eu-european-map-illegal-ivory-seizures.JPG" style="width: 610px; height: 338px;" title="Figure showing the virtual map created by EIA. Click for more." /></a>In July of this year, IFAW <a href="/node/111821" target="_blank">launched a campaign</a>&nbsp;aimed at closing all European domestic ivory markets.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/map-highlights-europes-role-global-ivory-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Elephants Wed, 23 Aug 2017 21:08:47 +0000 Eleonora Panella 112358 at http://www.ifaw.org Saving elephants, the Fleetwood way http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/saving-elephants-fleetwood-way <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/107262">Donna Gadomski</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">Aug 8 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/new-york-ivory-crush-8.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Mick and Lynn Fleetwood attended the ivory crush in New York's Central Park alongside IFAW's Donna Gadomski and Jeff Flocken." />Last week in New York, musician and IFAW ambassador Mick Fleetwood joined his ex-wife, IFAW ambassador Lynn Fleetwood and their daughters, Ruby and Tessa, to witness the <a href="/node/112158" target="_blank">destruction of two tons of confiscated ivory</a> in New York&rsquo;s Central Park<strong>.</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/saving-elephants-fleetwood-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Elephants central park confiscated ivory elephant ivory elephants Fleetwood Mac illegal ivory ivory ban ivory crush ivory trade Lynn Fleetwood mick fleetwood New York NYC Ivory Crush Tue, 08 Aug 2017 20:49:46 +0000 Donna Gadomski 112196 at http://www.ifaw.org Ivory crush in New York’s Central Park http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ivory-crush-new-york%E2%80%99s-central-park <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">Aug 3 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p class="p2" style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height:15.6pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#013856"><img alt="illegal ivory confiscated in new york was crushed today in central park" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/new-york-ivory-crush-6.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" />Today, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) destroyed almost two tons of illegal ivory confiscated through state enforcement efforts. I was honored to represent IFAW at this important occasion.&nbsp; <o:p></o:p></span></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ivory-crush-new-york%E2%80%99s-central-park" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Elephants central park elephant ivory crush New York worth more alive Thu, 03 Aug 2017 11:39:28 +0000 Jeffrey Flocken 112158 at http://www.ifaw.org New report shows US “baseline” ivory market http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/new-report-shows-US-baseline-ivory-market <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/peter-lafontaine">Peter LaFontaine</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">Jul 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p class="rtecenter"><img alt="ivory items surveyed in 2016 united states" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/ivory-markets-united-states.PNG" style="text-align: center; width: 610px; height: 346px;" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/new-report-shows-US-baseline-ivory-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Elephants elephant Ivory ivory for sale ivory trade poaching Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:20:53 +0000 Peter LaFontaine 112114 at http://www.ifaw.org #NoIvoryInEu: An IFAW campaign to close the European ivory trade http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/noivoryineu-ifaw-campaign-close-european-ivory-tra-0 <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">Jul 3 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p class="p2" style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; padding: 0px; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.3em; color: rgb(1, 56, 86); font-family: Arial, sans-serif;"><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/PRESSRELEASE-EUBAN_300px.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 195px;" />A new campaign to end the sales of ivory in Europe is being launched today by the International Fund for Animal welfare. Elephants are in crisis.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/noivoryineu-ifaw-campaign-close-european-ivory-tra-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Elephants Elephants Mon, 03 Jul 2017 07:20:04 +0000 adouillet 111842 at http://www.ifaw.org Environment, animals lose as Trump pulls out of Paris climate accord http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/environment-animals-lose-trump-pulls-out-paris-climate-accord <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/peter-lafontaine">Peter LaFontaine</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">Jun 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Despite a recent study that found that climate change endangers nearly 700 species of birds and mammals, including polar bears, on the IUCN Red List, President Trump has announced that he will pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/environment-animals-lose-trump-pulls-out-paris-climate-accord" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Accord climate Paris sea level temperature Trump warming Fri, 02 Jun 2017 14:47:40 +0000 Peter LaFontaine 111594 at http://www.ifaw.org