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A newborn Right Whale was found dead yesterday on a beach in Florida. One of the most endangered whales in the world, the Read more »
Despite international protest, declarations of condemnation from the International Whaling Commission, and innumerable Read more »
So says Japan's commissioner to the International Whaling Commission and director-general of the Institute of Cetacean Read more »
On Friday January 11 at the Hyatt Regency in Boston, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) in conjunction with Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare's J.C. Bouvier spoke with Colleen Cullen, IFAW's Elephant Communications Officer Read more »
The Center for Bear Rehabilitation and Conservation (CBRC) is the only hope for rescued Asiatic bears in India. This is the Read more »
A Special Message from Fred O'Regan, President and CEO of IFAW: Did you know that fewer than 350 North Atlantic Right Read more »
The first arrests in a South Korean whale poaching case were made yesterday. Arrests of a 47-year-old skipper and two crew Read more »
As the remaining passengers take their seats aboard Iceland Air’s direct flight to Boston, I realize I‘m departing Iceland Read more »
It is something that must be done, so let’s do it right IFAW’s position on Cameron’s irrational badger Watch Video »
Elephants don’t have much to laugh about these days. And it’s our fault as humans. During the last couple of Watch Video »
Every year a number of frontline staff lose their lives while protecting India’s natural heritage. They often face Watch Video »
Yet again this was simply a great evening at the Villa Neukölln in Berlin, Germany. Hundreds of curious people were Watch Video »
Watch the video above - IFAW-WTI Wildlife Crime Prevention: Van Rakshak Project training in Pench Tiger Reserve ~~~ The Watch Video »
When Canada and Norway complained about the EU’s 2009 seal trade ban to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the Watch Video »
Celebrations are underway on both sides of the world as tigers Svetlaya and Ustin were safely released back to wild. This Watch Video »
UPDATED: 3.6.14 Sheba has been gaining more and more confidence in her new environment, as her keepers report that she Watch Video »
Tupelo, Mississippi, a city best known as the birthplace of legendary Elvis Presley is no stranger to tornados. As a year- Watch Video »
As the 16th Conference of the Parties (CoP) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) in Bangkok comes to a close, IFAW is celebrating an historic CoP that left polar bears in the cold but brought additional protection to Read more »
Poachers in Chad have slaughtered 86 elephants, including 33 pregnant females, in less than a week. The elephants were killed close to the Chad border with Cameroon and their ivory hacked out. It is the worst killing spree of elephants since early 20 Read more »
Protection for elephants, or just an elaborate sham? That’s the question being asked after trucks transporting four young elephants were intercepted while transferring the calves to a “rehabilitation” centre last week. According to Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW www.ifaw.org) is urging Japan to abandon its dying whaling industry as the fleet returns to port with its lowest Antarctic catch since ‘scientific whaling’ began in 1987. In December last ye Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW – www.ifaw.org) has sent desperately needed emergency funds to Cyprus to help feed animals facing starvation because of the current financial crisis. Donations to Cypriot shelters have completely Read more »
A healthy, female calf has been born in Manas National Park, to a rhinoceros hand-raised by IFAW-WTI as an orphan and moved to the park as part of a species reintroduction. “This is the first calf born in the wild in India from a rhino that had Read more »
Canada’s commercial seal hunt opens off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador today, despite a lack of demand for seal products and restrictions on seal products in 34 countries. The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW www.ifaw.org) qu Read more »
The trampling to death of an elephant handler in South Africa this week has again thrown into sharp focus the dangers of the elephant-back safari industry. On Monday an experienced handler at the Elephant Sanctuary, near Hartebeespoort Dam, North Wes Read more »
The European General Court today upheld the EU trade regulation on seal products. In a strongly-worded and crystal clear decision the court dismissed any concerns that either the EU seal trade regulation, or its implementation, lacked a legal basis. Read more »
Conserving the forest and wildlife of the Bodoland Territorial Council Read more »
Elephants need protection - whether it’s individual animals or entire populations and their habitats. Read more »
Elephants at risk from poachers, whales and seals threatened by cruel hunts, wildlife and pets stranded after disasters Read more »
From pollution to climate change to whaling, these magnificent creatures face more threats than ever. Read more »
Elephants, tigers and other endangered wildlife are being killed at an alarming rate for trinkets, potions and fashion. Read more »
IFAW advocates for laws that protect animals from cruelty and neglect, we provide veterinary training and basic veterinary Read more »
Conserving the forest of Garo Hills with elephants and gibbon as flagships Read more »
A Scientific Approach to Understanding and Mitigating Elephant Mortality Due to Train Accidents in Rajaji National Park Read more »
A newborn Right Whale was found dead yesterday on a beach in Florida. One of the most endangered whales in the world, the Read more »
Despite international protest, declarations of condemnation from the International Whaling Commission, and innumerable Read more »
So says Japan's commissioner to the International Whaling Commission and director-general of the Institute of Cetacean Read more »
On Friday January 11 at the Hyatt Regency in Boston, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) in conjunction with Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare's J.C. Bouvier spoke with Colleen Cullen, IFAW's Elephant Communications Officer Read more »
The Center for Bear Rehabilitation and Conservation (CBRC) is the only hope for rescued Asiatic bears in India. This is the Read more »
A Special Message from Fred O'Regan, President and CEO of IFAW: Did you know that fewer than 350 North Atlantic Right Read more »
The first arrests in a South Korean whale poaching case were made yesterday. Arrests of a 47-year-old skipper and two crew Read more »
As the remaining passengers take their seats aboard Iceland Air’s direct flight to Boston, I realize I‘m departing Iceland Read more »

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"Environmental crime wave costs world billions. Read Associated Press story with Azzedine Downes here.

Dallas Safari Club auctions permit to shoot an endangered black rhino in Namibia. Jeff Flocken provides voice of reason in National Geographic news article.”

More than 80 elephants in Zimbabwe have been poisoned with cyanide -- the latest victims of poachers keen to feed soaring global demand for illegally trafficked ivory. read more

Malawi hails IFAW for initiative to protect wildlife at Liwonde National Park aimed at decreasing poaching pressure; launched with government optimism the project will also reduce human, wildlife conflicts in the area. See the original article

 

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