http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/publications/rss.xml/48971/17 en IFAW: A case for stepping up CITES enforcement in the EU http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/ifaw-case-stepping-cites-enforcement-eu <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, 04/08/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>IFAW recently investigated how CITES is enforced in the European Union, and given the amount of wildlife goods being seized, how the enforcement of CITES regulations could be improved. To that end IFAW sat down with law enforcement officials from numerous EU member states and asked them, the experts, what needed to be done to better control the flow of illegal wildlife products like ivory in, out and through the EU.</p> </div> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers CITES illegal wildlife trafficking law enforcement Other Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:27:48 +0000 rbartlett 99839 at http://www.ifaw.org Saving animals http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/saving-animals <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, 03/06/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>It&rsquo;s been more than 40 years since a small group of concerned citizens banded together to stop Canada&rsquo;s cruel commercial seal hunt. We&rsquo;ve since grown into the most effective international organization specializing in saving animals in crisis around the world. Today, IFAW works to protect animals in more than 40 countries, where we have identified both critical need and exemplary local partners.</p> </div> Dogs & Cats Seals Whales Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Wolves The ban on hunting with dogs Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves bears cats dogs IFAW rhinos saving animals seals wolves Other Wed, 06 Mar 2013 19:26:48 +0000 rbartlett 88666 at http://www.ifaw.org Victories For Animals http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/victories-animals <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, 11/06/2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Timeline of&nbsp; IFAW major victories from 1969 - present</p> </div> Dogs & Cats Seals Whales Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves fact sheet SR Fact Sheets Victories Other Tue, 06 Nov 2012 14:40:32 +0000 adintino 80806 at http://www.ifaw.org Defending Seals http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/defending-seals <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, 09/26/2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Each year in Canada, tens of thousands of baby harp seals are killed for their pelts.</p> </div> Seals Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Seals Other Wed, 26 Sep 2012 18:38:33 +0000 adintino 77676 at http://www.ifaw.org Letter to the King of Spain http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/node/58001 <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, 05/03/2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>At the April meeting of the Intergroup on the Welfare and Conservation of Animals we discussed the recent spate of elephant poaching in Boubanjida National Park in northern Cameroon which resulted in at least 650 elephants being killed in the first three months of 2012, and the global trafficking of illegal ivory.</p> </div> Political advocacy Elephants Boubanjida National Park Camaroon elephant Elephant poaching Ivory ivory trafficking Other Thu, 03 May 2012 14:40:33 +0000 adintino 58001 at http://www.ifaw.org Letter to Piebalgs, Potocnik, Auken http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/node/57996 <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, 05/03/2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>At the April meeting of the Intergroup on the Welfare and Conservation of Animals we discussed the recent spate of elephant poaching in Boubanjida National Park in northern Cameroon which resulted in at least 650 elephants being killed in the first three months of 2012, and the global trafficking of illegal ivory.</p> </div> Political advocacy Elephants Camaroon Elephant poaching elephants Ivory ivory trafficking Other Thu, 03 May 2012 14:33:03 +0000 adintino 57996 at http://www.ifaw.org