Norway considers an end to seal hunt subsidies

Wed, 10/29/2014
Norway considers an end to seal hunt subsidies

We will continue to ask the Canadian government to stop subsidizing the commercial seal hunt, and to provide sealers with alternatives.Norway, like Canada, is one of the last holdouts of commercial seal hunting on the planet.

Pourquoi je suis montée au créneau contre la reprise du commerce de l’ivoire dans National Geographic

Tue, 10/14/2014
Pourquoi je suis montée au créneau contre la reprise du commerce de l’ivoire dan

Ivoire d’éléphant saisi par les douanes hongkongaises. c. IFAW/A. HoffordLe commerce de l’ivoire tue les éléphants. C’est aussi simple que cela.

Au secours des animaux après le passage du cyclone Hudhud en Inde

Le tigre de Sibérie Kuzya a passé la frontière chinoise

Sierra Leone chimps need help in the wake of Ebola outbreak

Tue, 10/28/2014
Sierra Leone chimps need help in the wake of Ebola outbreak.

Sarah, a resident at TCS, was confiscated when she was offered for sale at a mining company. © Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary“From the sanctuary office, I can hear the siren of the Ebola ambulance as it is responding to yet another suspected case of Ebola.”

Sierra Leone chimps need help in the wake of Ebola outbreak

Tue, 10/28/2014
Sierra Leone chimps need help in the wake of Ebola outbreak.

Sarah, a resident at TCS, was confiscated when she was offered for sale at a mining company. © Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary“From the sanctuary office, I can hear the siren of the Ebola ambulance as it is responding to yet another suspected case of Ebola.”

Sierra Leone chimps need help in the wake of Ebola outbreak

Tue, 10/28/2014
Sierra Leone chimps need help in the wake of Ebola outbreak.

Sarah, a resident at TCS, was confiscated when she was offered for sale at a mining company. © Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary“From the sanctuary office, I can hear the siren of the Ebola ambulance as it is responding to yet another suspected case of Ebola.”

Be part of the solution, join the 2014 Koala Count!

Wed, 10/29/2014
Be part of the solution – join the 2014 Koala Count!

We can’t leave it to politicians to save our koalas – it’s down to all of us. Count the koalas – they are counting on you!

We can’t leave it to politicians to save our koalas – it’s down to all of us. That’s why IFAW is proud to support the 2014 Koala Count again this year.

Norwegen stoppt Subventionen für die kommerzielle Robbenjagd

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Tue, 10/28/2014
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Dürfen Norwegens Robben nun weiterleben?
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Dürfen Norwegens Robben nun weiterleben?

Die norwegische Regierung hat angekündigt, die kommerzielle Robbenjagd in Norwegen nicht länger finanziell zu unterstützen. Als Grund gibt sie an, andere wirtschaftliche Prioritäten zu setzen. Damit fallen umgerechnet 1,43 Millionen Euro an Subventionen für die Robbenjagd weg.

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Geospatial tech will allow us to stop criminal networks before they poach animals

Tue, 10/28/2014
A Parrot drone. Image: Wikipedia

A Parrot AR drone. Image source: WikipediaWhat if technology could help us stop poaching before it happened?