Video van beer die aap aanvalt in Chinees dierenpark roept veel vragen op

Fri, 05/10/2013

LET OP: bovenstaande video kan als schokkend worden ervaren.

De video die deze week verscheen over een klein aapje dat gruwelijk wordt aangevallen door een enorme beer in een Chinees dierenpark, roept veel vragen op bij de kijker. Waarom besloot de beer om aan te vallen? Hadden de verzorgers geen plan om dit te voorkomen? En hoe is het met de aap?

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I Found A Way for my fellow runners to help animals, join our team!

Wed, 05/29/2013
I Found A Way for my fellow runners to help animals, join our team!

For the first time, IFAW has partnered with City2Surf and is offering a limited number of Gold Charity entry positions available to supporters who commit to raising at least $1,000 for our cause.I grew up in South Africa with a German mother.

Coalition partners prepared to fight for polar bear survival

Wed, 05/15/2013
IFAW and our coalition partners are prepared to stand our ground in the fight fo

IFAW and our coalition partners are prepared to stand our ground in the fight for the survival of this iconic species.UPDATE 10.15.13: Great news-- On October 8, the United States Supreme Court denied SCI’s petition to overturn the U.S.

Как я "выпускала" Золушку

Wed, 05/15/2013
Золушка на вездеходе

Я могу считать себя очень счастливым человеком, потому что приняла участие в выпуске в природу Золушки. Это амурская тигрица. Она осталась сиротой зимой 2012 года, и мы помогли ее вырастить в реабилитационном центре в с. Алексеевка, под Владивостоком.

A humbled but ultimately proud effort for animals at the 2013 London Marathon

Thu, 05/16/2013
Tom Quinn ran the London Marathon to raise money for IFAW

Tom Quinn ran the London Marathon to raise money for IFAWI ran the London Marathon on Sunday 21st April and I think I can only now say that I have fully recovered!

Needed EU Action Plan should rank global wildlife trafficking with other serious crimes

Wed, 05/15/2013
The market for species such as elephants has grown to become a massive global in

The market for species such as elephants has grown to become a massive global industry.Every time I read a report on the state of wildlife, I seem to be faced with the news of yet more dead animals poached for their ivory, skins or other derivatives to feed an unrelenting global market.

On his "Tiger Trail", Dutch photographer Chris Slappendel calls out the plight of the wild cat

Tue, 05/14/2013
This is the story of the Dutch photographer Chris Slappendel and his Tiger Trail
This is the story of the Dutch photographer Chris Slappendel and his Tiger Trail

Imagine this: you love wildlife, you have been on many safaris and your biggest wish is to see the tiger in its natural habitat. A year later you’re preparing yourself to cover a distance of 100.000 kilometers, you’re going to visit all the countries where the tiger lives or used to live. All to gain extra attention for the sad story of the severely threatened tiger. 

This is the story of the Dutch photographer Chris Slappendel.

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Spotlight Kenya: tales of trauma and recovery for Amboseli elephants

Fri, 05/17/2013
Jalila and her daughter

Jalila and her daughter.Usually I try to restrict my blog to writing stories about my study families; these are the elephants that I know well as I witnessed their social and reproductive changes following the loss of family leaders during the 2009 drought.

At the Clinton Global Initiative, power in the idea of “second movers”

Tue, 05/14/2013
"You can kind of see Bill and Chelsea in my cell phone shots."

"You can kind of see Bill and Chelsea in my cell phone shots." c. the authorThe Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Mid-year Meeting last week was a family affair.

CGI is an organization that brings stakeholders from government, business, and the non-profit worlds together for the common good.