Elefanten schützen und Menschen helfen

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Sep 4 2014
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Im Amboseli Nationalpark in Kenia stellten jetzt der IFAW (Internationaler Tierschutz-Fonds), die kenianische Regierung und Vertreter der lokalen Massai-Landbesitzer einen Plan zum langfristigen Erhalt des Amboseli Ökosystems und damit der dort lebenden Elefanten vor.

Press Location: 
Amboseli, Kenia
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Andreas Dinkelmeyer
Contact phone: 
+49 (0)40 866 500 15
Contact mobile: 
+49 173 622 75 39
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IWC65: Paving the way for whale conservation or whale killing?

Sep 3 2014
Japanese delegation at the 64th International Whaling Commission (IWC) in Panama

Japanese delegation at the 64th International Whaling Commission (IWC) in Panama City, Panama. c.IFAW/J.C. BouvierMany people around the world are as unfamiliar with Portoroz, Slovenia as they are with the important international meeting it is about to host.

IWC65: Paving the way for whale conservation or whale killing?

Sep 3 2014
Japanese delegation at the 64th International Whaling Commission (IWC) in Panama

Japanese delegation at the 64th International Whaling Commission (IWC) in Panama City, Panama. c.IFAW/J.C. BouvierMany people around the world are as unfamiliar with Portoroz, Slovenia as they are with the important international meeting it is about to host.

IWC65: Paving the way for whale conservation or whale killing?

Sep 3 2014
Japanese delegation at the 64th International Whaling Commission (IWC) in Panama

Japanese delegation at the 64th International Whaling Commission (IWC) in Panama City, Panama. c.IFAW/J.C. BouvierMany people around the world are as unfamiliar with Portoroz, Slovenia as they are with the important international meeting it is about to host.

Sad news of Zambian elephant calf Ntubya’s death

Aug 28 2014
Ntubya, the orphaned elephant airlifted to Elephant Orphanage Project, has died.

Ntubya during her treatment at the Elephant Orphanage Project.Found scared and alone, the elephant calf came into our care severely dehydrated and protein-deficient from weeks of being separated from her mother and her nourishing milk.

Protecting elephants to benefit people

Publication Date: 
Sep 3 2014
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Protecting elephants to benefit people

A plan for a proposed Kitenden Conservancy within Kenya’s vast Amboseli ecosystem was unveiled today. Once operational the Conservancy will offer a three-pronged benefit to protect wildlife, for the local community through eco-friendly compatible tourism and enterprise projects and for investors through tourism development.

The plan was announced at Amboseli National Park today by IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare– www.ifaw.org) in partnership with the Executive Committee of the Kitenden Corridor Conservation Area.

Press Location: 
Amboseli, Kenya
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Jacqueline Nyagah (IFAW East Africa)
Contact phone: 
+254 240 6708 or +254 20 807 2197
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+254 722 205556
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WATCH: Orphaned yearling grizzly Littlefoot has made it to freedom

Sep 4 2014
Littlefoot.

It’s as if fate has been against Littlefoot for most of his young life. But every obstacle he’s faced has been overcome, whether through his own determination, or through the help of the humans who are on his side.

Un projet de protection des éléphants au service des communautés voisines

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Sep 3 2014
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Mercredi matin a été dévoilée une proposition de plan pour la conservation du corridor de Kitenden, dans le vaste écosystème du Parc national d’Amboseli (Kenya).

Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Jacqueline Nyagah (IFAW Afrique orientale)
Contact phone: 
+254 20 807 2197
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+254 722 607640
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人間も動物も助けるユニークなマラウイの教育パートナーシップが発足

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Aug 26 2014
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マラウイのリウォンデ国立公園で今日、ユニークな保護教育パートナーシップが大きな興奮とともに発足しました。このイニシアチブが日々野生生物と暮らす地域社会の学校卒業率の向上に効果を発揮するという期待も大きいです。

国際動物福祉基金(IFAW-www.ifaw.org)と教育NGO、HELPマラウイ(希望、教育、愛、保護–www.helpchildren.org)のパートナーシップの正式な発足式がマラウイのバラカ地区のナンソンバ小学校で行われました。

「このイニシアチブは、野生生物と日々生活を共にしている人々の知識と考え方を向上させることを目的とした地域密着型の教育プログラムを展開していきます。その中で特に重要なのは、この地域の生徒の卒業率を上げ、落第生の数を減らすことです」とIFAWの動物行動教育プログラム・ディレクター、ナンシー・バーは言います。

Press Location: 
マラウイ、リウォンデ国立公園
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
クリスティーナ・プレトリウス(IFAWアフリカ南部)
Contact phone: 
+27 21 701 8642
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+27 82 330 2558
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Critically endangered Bengal florican rescued in Northeast India

Sep 3 2014
The IFAW Wildlife Rescue Centre rescues rare Bengal Florican

An IFAW Wildlife Rescue Centre staff member holds a rescued Bengal Florican.This is her first ever visit and she represents a critically endangered species. The blue sky and the landscape of  Kaziranga National Park in Northeast India still has impression of their existence while they fly or roam around this world heritage site.