http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/24 en Team rescues wayward harp seal in danger http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/team-rescues-wayward-harp-seal-danger <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/animal-rescue/kristen-pachett">Kristen Pachett</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, 03/13/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Wayward seal in need of rescue – simply in the wrong place." class="caption" longdesc="Wayward seal in need of rescue – simply in the wrong place." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_13_15_mmrr.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 457px;" title="Wayward seal in need of rescue – simply in the wrong place." />Throughout the year IFAW&rsquo;s Marine Mammal Rescue and Research team brings&nbsp;on a number of interns and apprentices who gain valuable experience responding with staff to reports of marine mammals in distress along Cape Cod&rsquo;s shores.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/team-rescues-wayward-harp-seal-danger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Animal rescue Seals baby seals lost rescue wandering Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:38:18 +0000 Kristen Pachett 103250 at http://www.ifaw.org Our biodiversity is melting away - IFAW action World Wildlife Day 2015 http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/our-biodiversity-melting-away-ifaw-action-world-wildlife-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/cats-and-dogs/d%C3%B6rte-von-der-reith">Dörte von der Reith</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, 03/03/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="http://flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157651155893105&amp;click=true&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/our-biodiversity-melting-away-ifaw-action-world-wildlife-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Education Elephants Polar Bears Rhinos Seals Tigers Whales Slideshow Fri, 06 Mar 2015 21:52:44 +0000 Dörte von der Reith 103168 at http://www.ifaw.org World Wildlife Day Infographic Serious Stats About Wildlife Crime http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/resource-centre/world-wildlife-day-infographic-serious-stats-about-wildlife-crime <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, 03/03/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>World Wildlife Day Infographic Serious Stats About Wildlife Crime</p> </div> Wildlife trade Bears Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Primates Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales illeagal wildlife trade Other Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:07:35 +0000 rbartlett 103229 at http://www.ifaw.org EU Parliament, Council should support EU Commission seal proposal http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/eu-parliament-council-should-support-eu-commission-seal-proposal <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/seals/sonja-van-tichelen">Sonja Van Tichelen</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">Thu, 02/19/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="New proposal balances concerns of EU citizens with EU’s WTO obligations" class="caption" longdesc="New proposal balances concerns of EU citizens with EU’s WTO obligations" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_18_15_eu_ban2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 405px;" title="New proposal balances concerns of EU citizens with EU’s WTO obligations" />The <a href="http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=COM:2015:45:FIN&amp;from=EN" target="_blank">EU Commission recently released its proposal</a> on how to change the groundbreaking EU seal trade regulation to make it comp</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/eu-parliament-council-should-support-eu-commission-seal-proposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Seals EU ban on seal products; Inuit; Hunting ban pelt seals Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:21:25 +0000 Sonja Van Tichelen 102991 at http://www.ifaw.org World of Animals Issue 20 http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/resource-centre/world-animals-iss-2 <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, 02/10/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-woa-link"> <div class="field-label">World Of Animals Book Link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/publications/woa/woa20/woa_uk/index.html" target="_blank">http://www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/publications/woa/woa20/woa_uk/index.html</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>World of Animals Issue 20</p> </div> Seals Seals World of Animals Tue, 03 Feb 2015 20:50:20 +0000 rbartlett 102823 at http://www.ifaw.org EU Commission releases amended EU seal products regulations http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/102858 <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">Fri, 02/06/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The EU Commission today released an amended version of the EU regulations on seal products. The EU trade regulation on seals had to be revised in response to the findings of a recent World Trade Organization (WTO) appellate body decision. IFAW (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org">International Fund for Animal Welfare</a>) is pleased that the changes maintain the impact of the EU ban on seal products while ensuring that Inuit populations in Canada and Greenland maintain their right to sell seal products from traditional hunts.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/102858" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Political advocacy Seals ban on seal products EU Commission EU seal trade seal hunting seal trade seals culled seals Fri, 06 Feb 2015 14:06:59 +0000 adintino 102858 at http://www.ifaw.org