Jaarlijks onderzoek beluga’s succesvol afgerond

Ma, 09/20/2016
Jaarlijks onderzoek beluga’s succesvol afgerond

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Zuinige houtfornuizen beschermen tijgerleefgebied India

Ve, 09/16/2016
Bijna 1.500 huishoudens in Greater Manas ontvingen eerder al een zuinig fornuis;

Bijna 1.500 huishoudens in Greater Manas ontvingen eerder al een zuinig fornuis; nu zijn er nog eens 1.450 van dit soort fornuizen extra verspreid in en rondom tijgerleefgebieden in Centraal-India. FOTO: © IFAW-WTI

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High expectations from CITES conference in South Africa

Sa, 09/24/2016

Years of work protecting animals from trade will come to fruition in the next two weeks.

Appendix II listing for silky, thresher sharks

Je, 08/18/2016
Silky shark declines are primarily due to overexploitation by fisheries supplyin

Silky shark declines are primarily due to overexploitation by fisheries supplying fin products for international trade.For centuries, 1,150 species of Elasmobranchs (510 sharks and 650 rays) have been utilized for their flesh, oil, and skin.

Comment avoir un impact lors de la plus grande conférence internationale sur le commerce des espèces sauvages : CITES, CoP17

Je, 09/22/2016

Je me trouve aujourd'hui à Johannesburg, en Afrique du Sud, en tant que chef de délégation du Fonds international pour la protection des animaux (IFAW) pour la 17e édition de la Conférence des Parties de la Convention sur le commerce international des espèces de faune et de flore sauvages menacées d’extinction (CITES). 

CITES proposal preview: Easing the suffering of captured live elephants in trade

Me, 09/21/2016
An elephant is made to perform in another zoo.

An elephant is made to perform in another zoo.You already know that elephants across Africa are being slaughtered for their ivory tusks at the rate of about one every 15 minutes.

The Great Elephant Census -- the first-ever continental-scale scientific survey of African savannah elephants -- confirmed that the status of African elephants is even more precarious than previously thought.

Swaziland’s CITES proposal on rhino horn trade puts it out on a limb

Ve, 08/26/2016
Swaziland has proposed to alter the existing annotation on the Appendix II listi

Swaziland has proposed to alter the existing annotation on the Appendix II listing of Swaziland’s white rhino to permit a limited and regulated trade in white rhino horn.Just when we were all expecting South Africa to take the lead in proposing trade in rhino horn at this year’

IFAW provides second chance for dogs and kittens from Lebanon

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Ma, 09/27/2016
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IFAW provides second chance for dogs and kittens from Lebanon

Today the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW – www.ifaw.org) flew nine mixed breed dogs and four special needs kittens from foster homes in Beirut, Lebanon to Boston, MA, where they will find forever homes in the US. Animal advocates from the organization Animals Lebanon requested IFAW’s assistance in re-homing the dogs, which are difficult to adopt in country.

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Yarmouth Port, MA
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Contact presse: 
Kerry Branon (IFAW HQ)
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+1 (508) 744-2068
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