http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/16 en New rescued elephant calf, Mkaliva, arrives at Zambia orphanage http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/new-rescued-elephant-calf-mkaliva-arrives-zambia-orphanage <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/cats-and-dogs/gail-a%E2%80%99brunzo">Gail A’Brunzo</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">Aug 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="New rescue, Mkaliva, receives treatment after her arrival at Lilayi Elephant Nursery and bonds with one of her keepers." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Zambia_elephant_orphan_IFAW-1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="New rescue, Mkaliva, receives treatment after her arrival at Lilayi Elephant Nursery and bonds with one of her keepers." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/new-rescued-elephant-calf-mkaliva-arrives-zambia-orphanage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants elephants GRI-Elephant Orphanage IFAW luangwa national park orphan animals poaching Zambia Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:01:15 +0000 Gail A’Brunzo 112324 at http://www.ifaw.org Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/112304 <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">Aug 17 2017</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="167" title="Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world" alt="Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Animojis-Graphic_300px_0.jpg?1502976373" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><div> <p><strong><em>International Fund for Animal Welfare teams with Bare Tree Media to release emojis to engage audiences in animal rescue and conservation </em></strong></p> </div> <p>Mobile technology and conservation join forces to save animals in a new partnership. <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare)</a> and Bare Tree Media have teamed up to educate the public on animal rescue and wildlife conservation issues through mobile messaging conversations and photo sharing.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/112304" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Elephants Animal rescue Seals Rhinos Seals Whales Animoji stickers elephant Emojis giraffe harp seal pangolin rhino whale Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:07:22 +0000 adintino 112304 at http://www.ifaw.org Share and protect animals with IFAW Animojis http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/share-and-protect-animals-ifaw-animojis <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/staff/kerry-branon">Kerry Branon</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">Aug 17 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/e9-wtnQitk0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>We are excited to announce our very own &ldquo;Animojis&rdquo; &ndash; a collection of emoji stickers focused on wildlife conservation around the world along with our mobile messaging partners at <a href="http://www.baretreemedia.com/" target="_blank">Bare Tree Media</a>.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/share-and-protect-animals-ifaw-animojis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Whales Elephants Seals Elephants Rhinos Seals Whales Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:05:50 +0000 Kerry Branon 112309 at http://www.ifaw.org What the future holds this World Elephant Day http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/what-future-holds-world-elephant-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/conservation/grace-ge-gabriel">Grace Ge Gabriel</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">Aug 11 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="In November 2008, South Africa sold 51.8 tons (47 tonnes) of stockpiled ivory to buyers representing Japan and China. Kruger National Park. photo by John Hrusa." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/kruger-ivory-world-elephant-day.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="In November 2008, South Africa sold 51.8 tons (47 tonnes) of stockpiled ivory to buyers representing Japan and China. Kruger National Park. Photo by John Hrusa." />I have never felt as optimistic for elephants as I feel today on this World Elephant Day 2017.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/what-future-holds-world-elephant-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Elephants Elephants Africa ban elephant Ivory trade world elephant day Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:23:47 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 112241 at http://www.ifaw.org Global momentum to shut down ivory markets provides reason to celebrate on World Elephant Day http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/global-momentum-shut-down-ivory-markets-provides-reason-celebrate-world-elephant-day <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">Aug 11 2017</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="199" title="Global momentum to shut down ivory markets provides reason to celebrate on World Elephant Day" alt="Global momentum to shut down ivory markets provides reason to celebrate on World" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/IFAW%20elephant%20portrait_300px.jpg?1502453366" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>On Saturday millions of animal lovers around the world will be raising a cheer for nature&rsquo;s biggest land animal, the elephant.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/global-momentum-shut-down-ivory-markets-provides-reason-celebrate-world-elephant-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Elephants elephants illegal wildlife trafficking Ivory ivory ban ivory trade poachers world elephant day Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:13:51 +0000 adintino 112235 at http://www.ifaw.org eBay taking steps to combat illegal wildlife trafficking http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/taking-steps-to-combat-illegal-wildlife-trafficking <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/wildlife-trade/tania-mccrea-steele">Tania McCrea-Steele</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">Aug 9 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p class="p2" style="box-sizing: inherit; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); line-height: 1.4em; margin: 0px 0px 0.8em; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size:14px;"><em>This blog <a href="https://www.ebayinc.com/stories/news/taking-steps-to-combat-illegal-wildlife-trafficking/" style="font-size: 14px;">originally apppeared on ebayinc.com</a> on August 9, 2017, written by Mike Carson, Senior Manager of Global Policy and Regulatory Management at eBay.&nbsp;It is republished here with permission.&nbsp;--TMS</em></span></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/taking-steps-to-combat-illegal-wildlife-trafficking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Elephants Elephants ebay elephant ivory elephants illegal ivory Ivory online shopping wildlife trade wildlife trafficking world elephant day Wed, 09 Aug 2017 18:08:01 +0000 Tania McCrea-Steele 112210 at http://www.ifaw.org