http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/17 en Addressing wildlife crime live on the world’s biggest internet video platform http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/addressing-wildlife-crime-live-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-internet-video-platform <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/elephants/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">Fri, 02/27/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Addressing wildlife crime on the world’s biggest internet platform" class="caption" longdesc="Addressing wildlife crime on the world’s biggest internet platform" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_27_15_hangout.jpg" style="width: 564px; height: 218px;" title="Addressing wildlife crime on the world’s biggest internet platform" />Problems caused by crimes against nature are increasingly attracting the attention of the world.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/addressing-wildlife-crime-live-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-internet-video-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants chat Ivory state department wildlife trade Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:42:56 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 103085 at http://www.ifaw.org Britain unites for wildlife http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/britain-unites-wildlife <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/dogs-cats/philip-mansbridge">Philip Mansbridge</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, 02/24/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Left to right – Wildlife enthusiast, broadcaster and friend of IFAW Bill Oddie with IFAW’s Freddie the Fox mascot and IFAW UK Director Philip Mansbridge." class="caption" longdesc="Left to right – Wildlife enthusiast, broadcaster and friend of IFAW Bill Oddie with IFAW’s Freddie the Fox mascot and IFAW UK Director Philip Mansbridge." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_23_15_birmingham.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 406px;" title="Left to right – Wildlife enthusiast, broadcaster and friend of IFAW Bill Oddie with IFAW’s Freddie the Fox mascot and IFAW UK Director Philip Mans</p /> </p></div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/jveyZz7UFzI&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/jveyZz7UFzI&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jveyZz7UFzI"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-jveyZz7UFzI.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/britain-unites-wildlife" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Foxes badgers freddie the fox hunting act wildlife festival Video Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:14:38 +0000 Philip Mansbridge 103026 at http://www.ifaw.org Are China’s zoos ‘acceptable’ places for Zimbabwe’s wild baby elephants? http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/are-china%E2%80%99s-zoos-%E2%80%98acceptable%E2%80%99-places-zimbabwe%E2%80%99s-wild-baby-elephants <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/elephants/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">Mon, 02/23/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="An Asian elephant is forced to perform acrobatic maneuvers repeatedly on a Chinese reality TV show called “Wonderful Friends.” " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/zim_ele_china_zoo_3_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 392px;" title="An Asian elephant is forced to perform acrobatic maneuvers repeatedly on a Chinese reality TV show called “Wonderful Friends.” " /></p> <p>There has been talk of Zimbabwe taking up to 80 baby elephants from their families in the wild to sell to foreign buyers, including China for some time.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/are-china%E2%80%99s-zoos-%E2%80%98acceptable%E2%80%99-places-zimbabwe%E2%80%99s-wild-baby-elephants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants baby calves China CITES export wild Zimbabwe zoo Mon, 23 Feb 2015 19:19:44 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 103030 at http://www.ifaw.org Animals can’t vote in May – but we can! http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/animals-can%E2%80%99t-vote-may-%E2%80%93-we-can <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/political-advocacy/ros-leeming">Ros Leeming </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, 02/20/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW takes politics seriously because politicians’ decisions can do much to improve – or harm – the welfare of animals." class="caption" longdesc="IFAW takes politics seriously because politicians’ decisions can do much to improve – or harm – the welfare of animals." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_11_15_fox2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 414px;" title="IFAW takes politics seriously because politicians’ decisions can do much to improve – or harm – the welfare of animals." />The General Election on May 7 is fast approaching and the political parties will soon be publishi</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/animals-can%E2%80%99t-vote-may-%E2%80%93-we-can" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Foxes Animal welfare elections politicians voting Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:39:35 +0000 Ros Leeming 102898 at http://www.ifaw.org ‘Labour: Protecting Animals’ a gauntlet thrown for animal welfare http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/%E2%80%98labour-protecting-animals%E2%80%99-gauntlet-thrown-animal-welfare <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/political-advocacy/ros-leeming">Ros Leeming </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, 02/18/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="‘Labour: Protecting Animals’ is a party manifesto that seeks to protect and enforce the Hunting Act, and other animal welfare issues." class="caption" longdesc="‘Labour: Protecting Animals’ is a party manifesto that seeks to protect and enforce the Hunting Act, and other animal welfare issues." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_18_15_manifesto.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 417px;" title="‘Labour: Protecting Animals’ is a party manifesto that seeks to protect and enforce the Hunting Act, and other animal welfare issues." />Today the Labour Party threw down a gauntlet.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/%E2%80%98labour-protecting-animals%E2%80%99-gauntlet-thrown-animal-welfare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Foxes animal rights culling Labour party Manifesto protection Wed, 18 Feb 2015 20:22:14 +0000 Ros Leeming 102992 at http://www.ifaw.org Hunting 10 years on, has anything changed? http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/hunting <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/dogs-cats/philip-mansbridge">Philip Mansbridge</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, 02/18/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="It's been 10 years since the Hunting Act came into force." class="caption" longdesc="It's been 10 years since the Hunting Act came into force." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_16_15_hunt.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 404px;" title="It's been 10 years since the Hunting Act came into force." />It&#39;s been 10 years since <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/54746" target="_blank">the Hunting Act came into force</a>.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/hunting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes foxes hunting act hunting with dogs Parliament Fri, 13 Feb 2015 20:16:06 +0000 Philip Mansbridge 102948 at http://www.ifaw.org