http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/publications/rss.xml/48971/13 en Seal doc Huntwatch premieres on television on Discovery Channel next month http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/seal-doc-huntwatch-premieres-television-discovery-channel-next-month <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/erica-martin">Erica Martin</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">Wed, 08/17/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/08_17_16_huntwatchdiscovery.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 606px;" /></p> <p>This year the Discovery Channel began airing a series of trailblazing&nbsp;documentaries on humanity&rsquo;s impact on the environment and what we can do to solve related global problems via the Discovery Impact banner. I couldn&rsquo;t think of a more fitting home for IFAW&rsquo;s flagship feature documentary, <em>Huntwatch,</em> to make its global television premiere. &nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/seal-doc-huntwatch-premieres-television-discovery-channel-next-month" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Seals Animal rescue Wildlife trade Political advocacy Seals bloody cruel cute defenseless film HuntWatch movie seals Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:30:14 +0000 Erica Martin 108617 at http://www.ifaw.org TenBoma tech heralded at UN conference http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/tenboma-tech-heralded-un-conference <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/steve-njumbi">Steve Njumbi</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, 06/27/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wFaSd5F1O00" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Technologies developed for outer space uses have helped scientists discover underground water sources in drought-stricken Kenya and rescue survivors in the rubble of last year&rsquo;s Nepal earthquake.</p> <p>Now, tenBoma is being heralded as another success story in geospatial technology used to save lives&mdash;this time the lives of elephants poached for their ivory across Africa.</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/wFaSd5F1O00?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/tenboma-tech-heralded-un-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants Africa criminal elephants Ivory poaching technology tenBoma tusk Video Wed, 06 Jul 2016 13:48:22 +0000 Steve Njumbi 108066 at http://www.ifaw.org EU Member States endorse Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/eu-member-states-endorse-action-plan-against-wildlife-trafficking <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/seals/staci-mclennan">Staci McLennan</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, 06/20/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="With an endorsement of the Action Plan form the EU, elephants stand to gain greater protections from wildlife trafficking." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_20_16_euvictory.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="With an endorsement of the Action Plan form the EU, elephants stand to gain greater protections from wildlife trafficking." />Today, the Member States of the European Union declared their support to a coordinated effort to tackle wildlife crime by endorsement in the Environment Council of the European Commission&rsquo;s <a href="http://ec.europa.eu/en</p> </a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/eu-member-states-endorse-action-plan-against-wildlife-trafficking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants action plan criminal elephants European Union Ivory law legislation policy Staci McLennan tusks wildlife trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:56:52 +0000 Staci McLennan 107912 at http://www.ifaw.org Tiger Temple seizure: The suffering of captive big cats http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/tiger-temple-seizure-suffering-captive-big-cats <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/carson-barylak">Carson Barylak</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">Wed, 06/01/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW has participated in numbers of captive big cat rescues in the last few years. Titan, pictured here, was rescued from a closed sanctuary in San Antonio, Texas and moved to Pittsboro, North Carolina in 2010." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_01_16_tiger.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="IFAW has participated in numbers of captive big cat rescues in the last few years.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/tiger-temple-seizure-suffering-captive-big-cats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Tigers Wed, 01 Jun 2016 20:29:52 +0000 Carson Barylak 107673 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: How tenBoma works http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-how-tenboma-works <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/faye-cuevas-esq">Faye Cuevas, Esq.</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, 05/16/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wFaSd5F1O00" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Implementing systems and technologies to prevent elephant poaching in Africa can be complicated. Working with Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) to apply aspects of our ground-breaking poaching disruption program tenBoma requires that specialized operations and intelligence experts work closely with the KWS professionals who will ultimately take on the responsibility of maintaining the program over the long term.</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/c663wLXCuX8?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-how-tenboma-works" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants African Elephant Summit criminal networks elephants Ivory Kenya Wildlife Services KWS poaching tenBoma tusks Video Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:47:23 +0000 Faye Cuevas, Esq. 108264 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">Tue, 04/12/2016</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