http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/publications/rss.xml/48971/15 en Dima Abo Kous http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/about-us/education/dima-abo-kous <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Campaigns Officer, IFAW Middle East/Northern Africa </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Dima is responsible for building and sustaining media relations and collaborations as well as supporting other communications initiatives. She also oversees the implementation and evaluation of the Animal Action Education programme in the Middle East region.</p> <p>Before coming to IFAW, she was a pedagogical and educational specialist in Bochum, Germany, and prior to that was a training manager for a project in Syria strengthening reproductive health in rural areas.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="285" title="Dima Abo Kous " alt="Dima Abo Kous " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Headshot_22.jpg?1459174494" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 03/28/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/about-us/education/dima-abo-kous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Staff Mon, 28 Mar 2016 14:15:48 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 107103 at http://www.ifaw.org Youth Forum for People and Wildlife announces 34 global delegates http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/youth-forum-people-and-wildlife-announces <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/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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, 03/03/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/o_-qJa8ylGA" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>On World Wildlife Day, I am proud to announce an extraordinary group of 34 young people, ages 18-25, from around the world who have been selected as delegates for the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/youthforum" target="_blank">Youth Forum for People and Wildlife</a>.</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/o_-qJa8ylGA?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/youth-forum-people-and-wildlife-announces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Raptors Tigers online community UN World Wildlife Day world wildlife day youth forum Youth Forum for People and Wildlife Video Tue, 01 Mar 2016 21:08:21 +0000 Azzedine Downes 106816 at http://www.ifaw.org Faye Cuevas, Esq. http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/about-us/conservation/faye-cuevas-esq <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Chief of Staff, International Fund for Animal Welfare </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Faye Cuevas currently serves as Chief of Staff for the International Fund for Animal Welfare, a non-governmental organization with 250 employees worldwide and projects in more than 40 countries to rescue individual animals and advocate for the protection of wildlife and habitats. In addition to her duties as Chief of Staff, Faye oversees IFAW&rsquo;s Operation tenBoma, a first-of-its-kind counter-poaching and community security project in East Africa leveraging lessons the US Military learned during counter-terror operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="286" title="Faye Cuevas, Esq." alt="Faye Cuevas, Esq." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/faye-cuevas.jpg?1458591437" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 03/01/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/about-us/conservation/faye-cuevas-esq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Executive Leadership Elephants Tue, 01 Mar 2016 19:55:42 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 106812 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal Action Education Brochure http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/animal-action-education-brochure <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Staff member:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/cats-and-dogs/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr</a> </div> </div> </div> <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">Thu, 11/05/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><div> For more than two decades, the International Fund for Animal Welfare - IFAW has joined with educators, parents and celebrities like Leonardo DiCaprio to bring our free Animal Action Education programme to classrooms, youth groups and families worldwide.</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> Today, the Animal Action Education programme educates and inspires more than 5 million educators and young people in dozens of countries each year to respect and protect animals and their habitats.</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> </div></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/animal-action-education-brochure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education aae children Education lesson plans Fact Sheets Thu, 05 Nov 2015 19:26:19 +0000 Nancy Barr 105746 at http://www.ifaw.org New Online Education Connection: Collaborate, Share Animal Projects Globally http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/new-online-education-connection-collaborate-share-animal-projects-globally <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/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr</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">Sun, 10/04/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="With the launch of AAE Connect, educators and students will be able to share projects, exchange ideas and collaborate with other teachers and classrooms worldwide through a multi-lingual community. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/aae-kids.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 400px;" title="With the launch of AAE Connect, educators and students will be able to share projects, exchange ideas and collaborate with other teachers and classrooms worldwide through a multi-lingual community.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/new-online-education-connection-collaborate-share-animal-projects-globally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education animals children classroom connect educations Internet Online Education wildlife trade Thu, 24 Sep 2015 17:43:01 +0000 Nancy Barr 105315 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW launches Youth Forum for People and Wildlife: online and IRL http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-launches-youth-forum-people-and-wildlife-online-and-irl <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/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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">Sun, 10/04/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/10_04_15_forum-01.jpg" style="width: 640px; height: 472px;" />Each generation that joins the animal welfare and conservation movement brings with it new energy and new ideas. The more we include diverse perspectives, especially voices from countries most affected by animal issues, in our initiatives, the greater our chance of long-term success.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-launches-youth-forum-people-and-wildlife-online-and-irl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy CITES conservation Forum johannesburg South Africa Wildlife youth Thu, 24 Sep 2015 19:37:03 +0000 Azzedine Downes 105317 at http://www.ifaw.org