Surry Hills residents Found A Way to Help Native Wildlife

Feb 18 2014
Injured possum Dante being cared for after fire ripped through Nords Wharf, NSW.

Injured possum Dante being cared for after fire ripped through Nords Wharf, NSW.

Counting 11,000 elephants in five days

Feb 18 2014
Counting 11,000 elephants in five days

IFAW has pledged US$20,000 support for provision of night vision goggles to Tsavo rangers on patrol to assist in sensing and tracking poachers even after dark.

A dream come true - South Australia's first koala hospital

Feb 18 2014
A couple of the hospital’s patients

A couple of the hospital’s patientsI’ve just returned from attending the launch of South Australia's first-ever koala hospital.

The hospital is the realisation of a long-held dream of committed wildlife rescuer Rae Campbell and her late husband Warren.

No animal should be “surplus”

Feb 18 2014
No animal should be “surplus”
No animal should be “surplus”

A young giraffe named Marius was shot, dismembered, and fed to the lions in Copenhagen Zoo because he was deemed “surplus.”

You may find this horrific, but this is common and practical for zoos all over the world.

And it is exactly why IFAW’s mission and guiding principles do not align with the captive breeding programme conservation model that is being touted today.

Das Fischfarm-Projekt im Herzen Afrikas

Feb 18 2014
Die Menschen können jetzt auch außerhalb des Liwonde-Parks Wasser holen.

Die Menschen können jetzt auch außerhalb des Liwonde-Parks Wasser holen.Ich bin im Moment in Malawi, um zu prüfen, wie wir unser Fischfarm-Projekt ausweiten können. Deshalb habe ich hier Gespräche mit dem Deutschen Botschafter und dem malawischen Minister geführt.

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May Sharks Roam Widely, Safely and Freely in the Arabian Waters

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Feb 18 2014
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May Sharks Roam Widely, Safely and Freely in the Arabian Waters

Nine Arabian countries today declared their commitment towards shark conservation by signing the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Sharks (Sharks MOU) in Dubai, UAE. This global treaty was concluded under the UNEP Convention on Migratory Species (UNEP/CMS).

UAE, Comoros, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Mauritania, Sudan, Syria and Yemen are the first Arabian countries, to sign the MOU, joining 27 existing signatories.

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Dubai, UAE
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Maha Oda (IFAW Middle East)
Veronika Lenarz (CMS Secretariat)
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+971559811383
+49 228 815 2409

Focus sur l’Europe : améliorer la législation relative aux chiens

Sep 27 2011

Alors que l’été touche à sa fin et que les derniers rayons de soleil quittent nos plages, on comprend mieux ceux qui considèrent ce moment de l’année comme froid et triste. Mais comme l’a écrit Thomas Moore, « chaque saison a ses bons plaisirs », et en automne, nous avons la chance d'assister aux migrations animales, l’un des phénomènes naturels les plus beaux sur Terre.

Focus sur le Mexique : pas besoin d’être avocat pour changer les choses

Oct 4 2011

La réglementation de Solidaridad. Quand on parle de législation, on pense à ces documents compliqués que seuls les juristes peuvent comprendre.

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Over the last couple of years, there has been a lot of good news in regards to ensuring the creation and enforcement of laws for animal welfare and protection for in Mexico.