http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/video/rss.xml/48971/21 en Building life-sized polar bears to call attention to their plight http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/building-life-sized-polar-bears-call-attention-their-plight <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/sonja-van-tichelen">Sonja Van Tichelen</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, 09/21/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/VMmi48l63f8" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Polar bears are a remarkable species; they have survived numerous ice ages and evolved to become the largest land carnivores in the world, sitting at the top of the food chain in the savage but biologically rich Arctic.</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/VMmi48l63f8?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/building-life-sized-polar-bears-call-attention-their-plight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Wildlife trade Polar Bears bears glacier Global Climate Change ice Melting polar bears tempretures Video Mon, 21 Sep 2015 20:51:31 +0000 Sonja Van Tichelen 105278 at http://www.ifaw.org INTERPOL has success fighting wildlife trade with its Operation Infra Terra http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/interpol-has-success-fighting-wildlife-trade-its-operation-infra-terra <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/david-higgins">David Higgins</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, 03/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ecJ8GzqMtl4" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>INTERPOL&rsquo;s Operation Infra (International Fugitive Round Up and Arrest) Terra led the way as an outstanding example of collaboration between the public and law enforcement community in identifying and locating wildlife criminals.</p> <p><strong>Launched in October 2014, Infra Terra</strong> urged the public to provide information on suspects identified by our member countries as their &lsquo;most wanted&rsquo;.</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/ecJ8GzqMtl4?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/interpol-has-success-fighting-wildlife-trade-its-operation-infra-terra" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Elephants Rhinos criminal organizations horns Interpol Ivory organized crime rhinos Video Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:36:52 +0000 David Higgins 103389 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: Bearing witness to a historic ivory burn reinforces a resolve http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/video-bearing-witness-historic-ivory-burn-reinforces-resolve <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">Fri, 03/06/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/gLZrjoY0DyY" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>As director of IFAW&rsquo;s education program, I don&rsquo;t usually attend ivory crushes or burns.</p> <p>In fact, <strong>I had no idea when we arrived </strong><strong>off</strong><strong> our delayed flight (36 hours after we departed Boston) and went straight to our planned <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/node/103107" target="_blank">World Wildlife Day activities</a> that we would bear witness to such a momentous event.</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"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-3" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/gLZrjoY0DyY?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/video-bearing-witness-historic-ivory-burn-reinforces-resolve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants African elephants burn Ivory Kenya President Video Fri, 06 Mar 2015 17:41:37 +0000 Nancy Barr 103161 at http://www.ifaw.org 4 ways to get #seriousaboutwildlifecrime http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/4-ways-get-seriousaboutwildlifecrime <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">Tue, 03/03/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>I am often asked by friends who do not work so directly with non-profit or cause-related organizations how they can help make a difference in the fight against wildlife crime.</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-html5-4" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/25Mpi69RIDc?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/4-ways-get-seriousaboutwildlifecrime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Elephants Rhinos Tigers elephants Ivory prevention rhinos UN World Wildlife Day Video Mon, 23 Feb 2015 20:36:01 +0000 Azzedine Downes 103032 at http://www.ifaw.org We will not let elephant families in Amboseli die http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/we-will-not-let-elephant-families-amboseli-die <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">Fri, 02/13/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Elephants observed and studied by Vicki Fishlock at the Amboseli Elephant Research Project (AERP), a project of the Amboseli Trust for Elephants (ATE), the longest-running study of wild elephants in the world. © IFAW-ATE/V. Fishlock" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/EB-family-youngsters-of-all-sizes_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="Elephants observed and studied by Vicki Fishlock at the Amboseli Elephant Research Project (AERP), a project of the Amboseli Trust for Elephants (ATE), the longest-running study of wild elephants in the world.</p /> </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-html5-5" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/MToa4Ywqy74?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/we-will-not-let-elephant-families-amboseli-die" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Africa Amboseli elephants Kenya KWS Maasai Video Thu, 12 Feb 2015 23:17:38 +0000 Azzedine Downes 102922 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Groundbreaking decisions for migratory species http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-groundbreaking-decisions-migratory-species <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/731">Peter Pueschel</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, 11/12/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/_GNkCpLrdHI" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>A week ago the IFAW team had arrived for <a href="/node/101860" target="_blank">Advocating species listings at CMS in Quito</a>, Ecuador.</p> <p>Now the 11th Conference of Parties of the Convention of the Conservation of Migratory Species (CMS) of Wild Animals <strong>ended</strong> <strong>with groundbreaking decisions to increase wildlife conservation and wellbeing for many animal species around the globe.</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"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-6" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/_GNkCpLrdHI?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-groundbreaking-decisions-migratory-species" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy CMS ecuador migratory policy Quito species Video Wed, 12 Nov 2014 22:44:23 +0000 Peter Pueschel 101941 at http://www.ifaw.org