Press Content Pane http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/press/rss.xml/48971/13 en Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/rehabilitated-amur-tiger-released-back-wild-russia <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">Apr 29 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="163" title="Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia" alt="Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Filippa%20Press_0.jpg?1493731531" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>On April 29, 2017 a young, female Amur tiger named Filippa, was released into the Russian wilderness after almost two years of rehabilitation. She was raised and trained to survive in her natural habitat at the Center for Rehabilitation and Reintroduction of Tigers and Other Rare Animals (PRNCO&nbsp;Tiger Center) supported by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/rehabilitated-amur-tiger-released-back-wild-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Big Cats Amur tiger Rehabilitation of large carnivores Tue, 02 May 2017 13:30:48 +0000 svandereyd 111247 at http://www.ifaw.org STATEMENT: Attack on Thula Thula Rhino Orphanage http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/statement-attack-thula-thula-rhino-orphanage <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">Feb 22 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="2464" height="1648" title="STATEMENT: Attack on Thula Thula Rhino Orphanage" alt="STATEMENT: Attack on Thula Thula Rhino Orphanage" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/RHINOSA_0.jpg?1487779157" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The<strong> <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)</a> </strong>condemns the Monday night attack on the Thula Thula Rhino Orphanage in South Africa, during which staff were beaten and brutalized, and at least one rhino calf killed while another had to be euthanized due to the extent of its wounds.</p> <p>Dr Joseph Okori, Regional Director Southern Africa, said the attack on the orphanage, its staff and care givers, was appalling and tragic.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/statement-attack-thula-thula-rhino-orphanage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Rhinos Rhino orphanage rhino poaching Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:02:56 +0000 svandereyd 110522 at http://www.ifaw.org Los Angeles animal advocates rally to support IFAW and Zimbabwe orphan elephant rescue http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/los-angeles-animal-advocates-rally-support-ifaw-and-zimbabwe-orphan-elephant-rescue <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">Feb 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157676741867934" title="Poach Pears Not Animals Event"><img alt="Poach Pears Not Animals Event" height="400" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/568/32780687901_dab6f347fe_h.jpg" width="640" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/los-angeles-animal-advocates-rally-support-ifaw-and-zimbabwe-orphan-elephant-rescue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Elephants conservation GLAM James Costa Tue, 14 Feb 2017 21:56:08 +0000 rbartlett 110438 at http://www.ifaw.org Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Indian Wildlife Rescue Centre http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre <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">Apr 12 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Tomorrow (Wednesday) the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">www.ifaw.org</a>) and the Wildlife Trust of India (<a href="http://www.wildlifetrustofindia.org/">www.wildlifetrustofindia.org</a>) will welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC), where they will witness first-hand orphaned Asian elephants and rhinos and other injured wildlife and meet the dedicated staff that rescue and care for these animals.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Rhinos Asian Elephants CWRC rhinos Tue, 12 Apr 2016 09:42:17 +0000 svandereyd 107222 at http://www.ifaw.org China announces domestic ivory trade ban http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/china-announces-domestic-ivory-trade-ban <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">Sep 25 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="610" height="343" title="China announces domestic ivory trade ban" alt="China announces domestic ivory trade ban" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/0_9_25_15_victory_0.jpg?1443211731" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong>(Sept. 25, 2015 &ndash; Yarmouth Port, MA)</strong> The President of China, Mr. Xi Jinping, and the President of the United States, Mr. Barack Obama, made history today by <a href="https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/09/25/fact-sheet-president-xi-jinpings-state-visit-united-states" target="_blank">announcing</a> that the two countries would take swift action to protect elephants from the ongoing poaching crisis.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/china-announces-domestic-ivory-trade-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Elephants Animal rescue Elephants Fri, 25 Sep 2015 20:09:06 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 105353 at http://www.ifaw.org New video provides evidence that ‘Putin’s tigers’ are thriving in the wild http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/new-video-provides-evidence-%E2%80%98putin%E2%80%99s-tigers%E2%80%99-are-thriving-wild <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">May 28 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="219" title="Archive photo © IFAW" alt="Archive photo © IFAW" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/AmurTigerHighres_300px.jpg?1432839726" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>This month marks the one year anniversary of the biggest Siberian tiger release in history. Four of the five Amur (aka Siberian) tigers released last year in the Russian Far East have adapted successfully to life in the wild. <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/one-year-after-release-rehabilitated-amur-tigress-caught-film-russia">Newly released video</a> captured by a camera trap positioned at the Khingan Nature Reserve shows a healthy tigress Ilona marking her territory.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/new-video-provides-evidence-%E2%80%98putin%E2%80%99s-tigers%E2%80%99-are-thriving-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers amur Amur tigers big cats putin's tigers Siberian tiger tigers Thu, 28 May 2015 19:07:33 +0000 adintino 104108 at http://www.ifaw.org