http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/everything/rss.xml/48971/19 en Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Trophies http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/emirates-%E2%80%93-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-international-airline-%E2%80%93-bans-transport-hunting-trophies <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">Wed, 05/13/2015</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="300" height="205" title="Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Trophies" alt="Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Tr" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/lions_300px_5.jpg?1431525177" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Emirates, the world&rsquo;s biggest international airline, have banned the transportation of hunting trophies on all its services effective Friday 15<sup>th</sup> May 2015.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">IFAW</a> confirmed with Emirates SkyCargo today that the ban affects the transportation of trophies of elephant, rhinoceros, lion and tiger. It follows swiftly in the steps of South African Airways which last month banned all transportation of the same trophies. SAA is a partner of Emirates in its Skywards frequent flyer programme.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/emirates-%E2%80%93-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-international-airline-%E2%80%93-bans-transport-hunting-trophies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers big cats elephants hunting trophies illegal wildlife trade lions rhinos tigers Wed, 13 May 2015 13:53:08 +0000 adintino 103983 at http://www.ifaw.org World Wildlife Day Ad Don’t Let Them Disappear Tiger http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/world-wildlife-day-ad-don%E2%80%99t-let-them-disappear-tiger <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">Tue, 03/03/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>World Wildlife Day Ad Don&rsquo;t Let Them Disappear Tiger</p> </div> Tigers Tigers tigers Other Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:43:50 +0000 rbartlett 103251 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Captured tigress goes back to the wild http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-captured-tigress-goes-back-wild <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/subhamoy-bhattacharjee">Subhamoy Bhattacharjee</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, 02/17/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="458" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/0xtL8NHfEjs" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Watch how the tigress dashes out of her crate and lets out a big roar</em>.</p> <p>The dawn of Valentines Day heralded freedom for a tigress that was trapped in the fringe villages of Kaziranga National Park on 7<sup>th</sup> February 2015. <strong>Last weekend, she was released in the wilderness near a forest camp in the central range of the park.</strong></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"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/0xtL8NHfEjs&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/0xtL8NHfEjs&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0xtL8NHfEjs"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-0xtL8NHfEjs_5.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-captured-tigress-goes-back-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats captured freedom India Tiger wild release Video Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:26:24 +0000 Subhamoy Bhattacharjee 102971 at http://www.ifaw.org Efforts behind India’s tiger numbers hold real promise http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/efforts-behind-india%E2%80%99s-tiger-numbers-hold-real-promise <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/vivek-menon">Vivek Menon</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, 02/05/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The recent news that India&rsquo;s wild tiger populations have rebounded is indeed a testament to the diligent conservation work done over the years.</p> <p><strong>The partnership of the Wildlife Trust of India and the International Fund for Animal Welfare (WTI-IFAW) and its support to several state governments can and should take credit for helping tigers recover in India&mdash;home to most of the world&rsquo;s remaining wild tigers.</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/efforts-behind-india%E2%80%99s-tiger-numbers-hold-real-promise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Tigers conservation India population science tigers Thu, 05 Feb 2015 17:46:40 +0000 Vivek Menon 102855 at http://www.ifaw.org Five Amur tigers continue to thrive in wilds of Russia http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/five-amur-tigers-continue-thrive-wilds-russia <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/13096">Anna Filippova</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, 01/12/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Zolushka was the first successfully rehabilitated cub to be reintroduced into the wild as part of this history-making program." class="caption" longdesc="Zolushka was the first successfully rehabilitated cub to be reintroduced into the wild as part of this history-making program." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_08_15_thriving.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 474px;" title="Zolushka was the first successfully rehabilitated cub to be reintroduced into the wild as part of this history-making program." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/five-amur-tigers-continue-thrive-wilds-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Tigers Amur tiger in the wild russia successful tiger release Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:19:14 +0000 Anna Filippova 102611 at http://www.ifaw.org Ustin the tiger returned to Russian rehabilitation center http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ustin-tiger-returned-russian-rehabilitation-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/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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, 01/12/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="After being released in 2014 Ustin has returned to the rehabilitation center in Primorsky Krai, we are hopeful for his rerelease after his wounds heal." class="caption" longdesc="After being released in 2014 Ustin has returned to the rehabilitation center in Primorsky Krai, we are hopeful for his rerelease after his wounds heal." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_8_15_ustin.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 317px;" title="After being released in 2014 Ustin has returned to the rehabilitation center in Primorsky Krai, we are hopeful for his rerelease after his wounds heal." />&lt;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ustin-tiger-returned-russian-rehabilitation-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Tigers Amur tiger release rehab russian wild Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:42:16 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 102613 at http://www.ifaw.org