http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/everything/rss.xml/17/15 en Youth Forum Delegate: Advocating for island iguanas http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/youth-forum-delegate-advocating-island-iguanas <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/whales/imogen-scott">Imogen Scott</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 06/22/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_22_16_dragon.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" />The following is one in a series of blogs leading up to our Youth Forum for People and Wildlife in Johannesburg in September. Delegate <strong>Stefan Knights</strong>, a lawyer and postgraduate student, is promoting access to information, public participation in decision-making processes and access to justice on matters relating to the environment with the Caribbean Youth Environment Network. --IS</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/youth-forum-delegate-advocating-island-iguanas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Education CITES dragon Global Youth Forum johannesburg lizard scales South Africa wildlife trade Wed, 22 Jun 2016 16:57:50 +0000 Imogen Scott 107960 at http://www.ifaw.org UAE to ban the ownership of ‘exotic dangerous animals’ http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/uae-ban-ownership-exotic-dangerous-animals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/education/dima-abo-kous">Dima Abo Kous </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 06/21/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="United Arab Emirates’ FNC (Federal National Council) new draft law to regulate the ownership of dangerous wild animals carries tough penalties, including fines and imprisonment." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_21_16_excoticpets.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="United Arab Emirates’ FNC (Federal National Council) new draft law to regulate the ownership of dangerous wild animals carries tough penalties, including fines and imprisonment." />The United Arab Emirates&rsquo; FNC (Federal National Council) passed a draft law last week to regu</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/uae-ban-ownership-exotic-dangerous-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Education Big Cats Tigers cheetah extoic pets law legislation lion tigers reptiles United Arab Emirates. Middle east wildlife trade Tue, 21 Jun 2016 13:12:04 +0000 Dima Abo Kous 107944 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal Action Education award winners honoured at Darwin Museum in Moscow http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-action-education-award-winners-honoured-darwin-museum-moscow <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/whales/elena-zharkova">Elena Zharkova</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 04/29/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) recently unveiled an Animal Action Education (AAE) exhibition of environmental placards and drawings under the theme &ldquo;Keep Wild Animals Wild!&rdquo; at the State Darwin Museum in Moscow.&nbsp;</p> <p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157665355564524" title="RU_aae_art"><img alt="RU_aae_art" height="343" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1457/26700114635_bfa24e130e_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-action-education-award-winners-honoured-darwin-museum-moscow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education aae animal action awards art children Keep Wild Animals Wild!” russia Slideshow Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:49:52 +0000 Elena Zharkova 107401 at http://www.ifaw.org Share your passion for wildlife this Earth Day http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/share-your-passion-wildlife-earth-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/cats-and-dogs/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 04/22/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157667373401755" title="AAE Connect on Earth Day"><img alt="AAE Connect on Earth Day" height="610" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1689/25942095913_4629f4e799_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p><em>&quot;Treat the Earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children.&rdquo;</em> (Ancient proverb)</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/share-your-passion-wildlife-earth-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Education aae Animal Action Education classroom Earth Day student teach Slideshow Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:29:13 +0000 Nancy Barr 107314 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrating two decades of impact with Disney Conservation Fund http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/celebrating-two-decades-impact-disney-conservation-fund <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 04/19/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Disney logo featured on Youth Forum sign-up page" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/disney-youth-forum-01a.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 374px;" title="Disney logo featured on Youth Forum sign-up page" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/celebrating-two-decades-impact-disney-conservation-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Education Big Cats Elephants Primates Rhinos Tigers convervation Disney youth forum Tue, 19 Apr 2016 16:40:47 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107295 at http://www.ifaw.org Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Indian Wildlife Rescue Centre http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre <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, 04/12/2016</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="189" title="©IFAW - archive photo" alt="©IFAW - archive photo" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Ghajni-R-01_300px.jpg?1460483153" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Tomorrow (Wednesday) the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) and the Wildlife Trust of India (<a href="http://www.wildlifetrustofindia.org">www.wildlifetrustofindia.org</a>) will welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC), where they will witness first-hand orphaned Asian elephants and rhinos and other injured wildlife and meet the dedicated staff that rescue and care for these animals.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Asian Elephants Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation clouded leopards CWRC rhinos Tue, 12 Apr 2016 17:47:01 +0000 adintino 107241 at http://www.ifaw.org