Press Content Pane http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/press/rss.xml/17/15 en World Cat Day: no need to expel Kitty http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/world-cat-day-no-need-expel-kitty <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">Fri, 08/08/2014</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="199" title="World Cat Day: no need to expel Kitty" alt="World Cat Day: no need to expel Kitty" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Kitty%20tow_300px.jpg?1407167226" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p style="margin-left:7.1pt;">August 8<sup>th</sup> is world cat day, a chance to celebrate the bond between humans and cats. Despite the fact that cats make excellent companions, our feline friends are often expelled from their homes if a woman in the household becomes pregnant. This unfortunate parting often results from an unnecessary fear of toxoplasmosis.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/world-cat-day-no-need-expel-kitty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Dogs & Cats cats companion animal kittens World Cat Day Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:53:32 +0000 adintino 100967 at http://www.ifaw.org Malawi Conservation Education Partnership Plans to Help People and Animals http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/malawi-conservation-education-partnership-plans-help-people-and-animals <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">Fri, 08/01/2014</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="201" title="© IFAW-children in thatched classrooms at Nanthomba Full Primary School." alt="© IFAW-children in thatched classrooms at Nanthomba Full Primary School." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/School_Children_300px.jpg?1406903146" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The launch of a unique conservation education partnership at Liwonde National Park, Malawi, later this month, is expected to significantly improve school success rates in local communities who live daily with wildlife.</p> <p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) will join HELP Malawi (Help, Educate, Love, Protect &ndash; <a href="http://www.helpchildren.org">www.helpchildren.org</a>) in rolling out IFAW&rsquo;s Animal Action Education Programmes at schools close to Liwonde from the start of the 2014-15 academic year.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/malawi-conservation-education-partnership-plans-help-people-and-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education aae Animal Action Education education program HELP Malawi Liwonde National Park Malawi Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:28:03 +0000 adintino 100955 at http://www.ifaw.org The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and Career Development Institute (CDI) Launch Animals in the Community http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/international-fund-animal-welfare-ifaw-and-career-development-institute-cdi-launch-animals-comm <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">Fri, 01/10/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org">IFAW</a>) and Career Development Institute (CDI) are partnering to bring Animals in the Community to New Jersey.&nbsp; The community education project targets municipalities and classrooms and provides online resources aimed at increasing the health and welfare of wildlife, domestic animals and household pets throughout the state.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/international-fund-animal-welfare-ifaw-and-career-development-institute-cdi-launch-animals-comm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves aae Career Development Institute CDI community education. education New Jersey Fri, 10 Jan 2014 16:10:23 +0000 adintino 98845 at http://www.ifaw.org WCD and IFAW-WTI train and equip Bhutan’s forest rangers for tiger protection http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/wcd-and-ifaw-wti-train-and-equip-bhutan%E2%80%99s-forest-rangers-tiger-protection <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">Tue, 10/22/2013</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="175" title="WCD and IFAW-WTI train and equip Bhutan’s forest rangers for tiger protection" alt="WCD and IFAW-WTI train and equip Bhutan’s forest rangers for tiger protection" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Punakha%20Training_300px.jpg?1382713696" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The Wildlife Conservation Division of Bhutan along with the International Fund for Animal Welfare &ndash; Wildlife Trust of India (IFAW-WTI) have launched a month-long training for around 450 forest rangers for effective wildlife crime prevention in the landlocked country.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/wcd-and-ifaw-wti-train-and-equip-bhutan%E2%80%99s-forest-rangers-tiger-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Education wildlife conservation Wildlife Trust of India WTI Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:14:47 +0000 adintino 98025 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal heroes from around the UK to receive awards http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-heroes-around-uk-receive-awards <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">Mon, 10/21/2013</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="375" title="Animal heroes from around the UK to receive awards" alt="Animal heroes from around the UK to receive awards" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Alban06Geo_the_Dog_300px_0.jpg?1382371411" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Animal heroes will tomorrow (Tuesday) receive prestigious awards for their outstanding work from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>).</p> <p>IFAW&rsquo;s annual Animal Action Awards ceremony will be hosted at the House of Lords by Baroness Gale and presented by naturalist and broadcaster Bill Oddie.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-heroes-around-uk-receive-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Education Dogs & Cats animal action awards animal heroes companion animals Mon, 21 Oct 2013 16:11:17 +0000 adintino 97959 at http://www.ifaw.org New global education program, Cats, Dogs and Us, brings compassion into the classroom http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/new-global-education-program-cats-dogs-and-us-brings-compassion-classroom <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">Fri, 10/04/2013</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="169" title="New global education program, Cats, Dogs and Us, brings compassion into the classroom" alt="New global education program, Cats, Dogs and Us, brings compassion into the cla" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Cat%20%26%20Dog%20on%20Bench_300px.jpg?1380900188" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Cats and dogs are two of the world&rsquo;s most universal species, living side by side with people in hundreds of millions of homes and communities in every human society on this planet.</p> <p>Yet, on every continent and in every culture, dogs and cats continue to be subject to cruel and inhumane treatment. And a growing body of research has shown that violence against animals is connected to violence against people.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/new-global-education-program-cats-dogs-and-us-brings-compassion-classroom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Dogs & Cats aae Animal Action Education animal cruelty cats companion animals dogs Fri, 04 Oct 2013 15:34:08 +0000 adintino 97816 at http://www.ifaw.org