Ivory kingpin sentenced to 20 years

Fri, 07/22/2016
Ivory kingpin sentenced to 20 years

Feisal Ali Mohamed was convicted today in a court in Mombasa, Kenya for possession of over two tonnes of ivory seized during a 2014 law enforcement raid on the Kenyan coast.

He was sentenced to 20 years and ordered to pay a KS 20 million fine. Feisal had been listed by Interpol as one of the nine most wanted suspects for crimes against the environment.

Bill C-246 - Modernizing Animal Protections Act

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Tue, 06/07/2016
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Bill C-246 - Modernizing Animal Protections Act

Bill C-246 - Modernizing Animal Protections Act would bring long-overdue amendments to the Criminal Code of Canada, ban the sale of cat and dog fur in Canada;  and ban the importation of shark fink into Canada.  

Please download a copy of our infographic on how this important Bill will help protect animals in Canada. 

IFAW北京猛禽救助中心年报(2001-2011)

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Fri, 04/06/2012
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IFAW北京猛禽救助中心年报(BRRC, 2001-2011)

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Photography Contest Ignores Cruel Reality of Falconry

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Wed, 07/27/2016
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The IPPA Grand Prize imagery ignores the cruel reality of falconry.
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The IPPA Grand Prize imagery ignores the cruel reality of falconry.

The 9th iPhone Photography Awards (IPPA), AKA "the Oscar of mobile phone photography," recently awarded young Chinese photographer Niu Siyuan with the Grand Prize for his iPhone photo captioned "Man and the Eagle," which features an ethnic Khalkha man with his captive eagle. This is the first time a Chinese photographer has won the IPPA Grand Prize.

Press Location: 
Beijing
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Press Contact: 
Sabrina Zhang
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86-10-64402960
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Certificaten uitgegeven voor Kitenden olifantencorridor

Fri, 07/22/2016
Certificaten uitgegeven voor Kitenden olifantencorridor

KCCA

De Kitenden Corridor Conservation Association (KCCA) is recent gestart met het uitgeven van certificaten aan meer dan 1.400 landeigenaren die een samenwerking met het IFAW zijn aangegaan voor de bescherming van een olifantenleefgebied.

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Kopstuk ivoorhandel veroordeeld tot 20 jaar cel

Fri, 07/22/2016
Kopstuk ivoorhandel veroordeeld tot 20 jaar cel

Feisal Ali Mohamed is vandaag door een rechtbank in Mombasa, Kenia, veroordeeld voor het bezit van een partij van ruim twee ton ivoor, die in 2014 bij een politieactie aan de Keniaanse kust in beslag werd genomen.

Hij kreeg 20 jaar cel en een boete van 20 miljoen Keniaanse shilling opgelegd. Feisal stond op een Interpollijst met de negen meest gezochte verdachten wegens misdaden tegen het milieu.

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鹰猎照片获iPhone摄影大奖 猛禽生存恐再临危机

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Wed, 07/27/2016
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鹰猎照片获iPhone摄影大奖 猛禽生存恐再临危机

今年7月,在被誉为“手机摄影奖项里的奥斯卡”第9届iPhone摄影大赛(iPhone Photography Awards, 简称IPPA)上,中国青年牛思源用苹果手机iPhone拍摄的反映柯尔克孜族驯鹰的作品——《老人与鹰》获得2016年度总冠军。这是中国摄影师首次夺得IPPA大赛冠军。国际爱护动物基金会(简称IFAW,www.ifaw.org.cn)对牛思源表示祝贺,但对于这样一张反映猛禽与养鹰人“亲密接触”、宣扬鹰猎文化的作品获得认可,并在全球的主流环境进行推广,深表遗憾和担忧。

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中国 北京
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张琦 (IFAW中国办公室)
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+86 10 6440 2960
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Providing care again for a dog CLAW treated 9 years ago

Tue, 07/26/2016
Vaalie, a dearly loved elderly dog who lives in a township in Emnandeni with his

Vaalie, a dearly loved elderly dog who lives in a township in Emnandeni with his owner, was suffering from an unknown malady.“Oh, but I know this dog! Of course I know this dog!” exclaims Cora Bailey, director of Community Led Animal Welfare (CLAW), IFAW’s partner in South Africa.