http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/everything/rss.xml/17/19 en Missing an impassioned advocate on this International Tiger Day http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/missing-impassioned-advocate-international-tiger-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/elephants/vivek-menon">Vivek Menon</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, 07/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/tigerthumb.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 710px;" title="For the last two and a half decades, Peter Pueschel has led IFAW’s efforts to stop the killing of tigers in India and Russia and to reduce demand for tiger products in China." /></strong></p> <p>International Tiger Day is upon us once again.</p> <p>In the normal course of affairs, International Fund for Animal Welfare&rsquo;s Peter Pueschel would have written a blog on tigers.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/missing-impassioned-advocate-international-tiger-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers China India international tiger day Peter Pueschel russia Tiger Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:12:06 +0000 Vivek Menon 104849 at http://www.ifaw.org For International Tiger Day, look back at the journey of six rescued Amur tigers http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/international-tiger-day-look-back-journey-six-rescued-amur-tigers <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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, 07/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/resized-Zolushka.gif" style="width: 610px; height: 458px;" title="Zolushka, the rehabbed and released Amur tigress, marks a tree in her territory in the GIF above." /></p> <p><a href="http://tigerday.org" target="_blank">International Tiger Day</a>, also known as the Global Tiger Day, was established five years ago at the <a href="http://eng.tigerforum2010.ru/partners/" target="_blank">Tiger Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia</a>, of which IFAW Russia was one of the organizers.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/international-tiger-day-look-back-journey-six-rescued-amur-tigers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers China cubs EU NGO partners rehabilitate russia tigers US Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:54:03 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 104851 at http://www.ifaw.org New video provides evidence that ‘Putin’s tigers’ are thriving in the wild http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/new-video-provides-evidence-%E2%80%98putin%E2%80%99s-tigers%E2%80%99-are-thriving-wild <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, 05/28/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="219" title="Archive photo © IFAW" alt="Archive photo © IFAW" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/AmurTigerHighres_300px.jpg?1432839726" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>This month marks the one year anniversary of the biggest Siberian tiger release in history. Four of the five Amur (aka Siberian) tigers released last year in the Russian Far East have adapted successfully to life in the wild. <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/one-year-after-release-rehabilitated-amur-tigress-caught-film-russia">Newly released video</a> captured by a camera trap positioned at the Khingan Nature Reserve shows a healthy tigress Ilona marking her territory.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/new-video-provides-evidence-%E2%80%98putin%E2%80%99s-tigers%E2%80%99-are-thriving-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers amur Amur tigers big cats putin's tigers Siberian tiger tigers Thu, 28 May 2015 19:07:33 +0000 adintino 104108 at http://www.ifaw.org One year after release, rehabilitated Amur tigress caught on film in Russia http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/one-year-after-release-rehabilitated-amur-tigress-caught-film-russia <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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, 05/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/DqoNZKIHb5k" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Thanks to four camera traps IFAW had donated to the Khingan Nature Reserve, we now have footage of Ilona the tigress that shows she is thriving in the wild and still sporting her tracking collar.</p> <p><strong>Ilona, now three years old, is one of the six orphan tiger cubs from the Russian Far East whom IFAW helped rehabilitate and release.</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"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/DqoNZKIHb5k&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/DqoNZKIHb5k&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DqoNZKIHb5k"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-DqoNZKIHb5k_4.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/one-year-after-release-rehabilitated-amur-tigress-caught-film-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Tigers breeding camera trap Ilona marking russia territory Tiger Video Tue, 26 May 2015 19:43:29 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 104081 at http://www.ifaw.org Paying tribute to a fallen tiger guardian http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/paying-tribute-fallen-tiger-guardian <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/elephants/vivek-menon">Vivek Menon</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, 05/15/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Frontline forest guards risk their lives everyday to protect wildlife across the country." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_15_15_tigerguard.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 344px;" title="Frontline forest guards risk their lives everyday to protect wildlife across the country." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/paying-tribute-fallen-tiger-guardian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers danger guard protect sad Tiger tragedy Fri, 15 May 2015 18:56:23 +0000 Vivek Menon 104006 at http://www.ifaw.org Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Trophies http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/emirates-%E2%80%93-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-international-airline-%E2%80%93-bans-transport-hunting-trophies <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, 05/13/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="205" title="Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Trophies" alt="Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Tr" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/lions_300px_5.jpg?1431525177" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Emirates, the world&rsquo;s biggest international airline, have banned the transportation of hunting trophies on all its services effective Friday 15<sup>th</sup> May 2015.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">IFAW</a> confirmed with Emirates SkyCargo today that the ban affects the transportation of trophies of elephant, rhinoceros, lion and tiger. It follows swiftly in the steps of South African Airways which last month banned all transportation of the same trophies. SAA is a partner of Emirates in its Skywards frequent flyer programme.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/emirates-%E2%80%93-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-international-airline-%E2%80%93-bans-transport-hunting-trophies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers big cats elephants hunting trophies illegal wildlife trade lions rhinos tigers Wed, 13 May 2015 13:53:08 +0000 adintino 103983 at http://www.ifaw.org