http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/everything/rss.xml/124/27 en New IFAW Report Provides In-Depth Look at Scope and Scale of Trophy Hunting Industry Worldwide http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/new-ifaw-report-provides-depth-look-scope-and-scale-trophy-hunting-industry-worldwide <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, 06/14/2016</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="383" title="New IFAW Report Provides In-Depth Look at Scope and Scale of Trophy Hunting Industry Worldwide" alt="New IFAW Report Provides In-Depth Look at Scope and Scale of Trophy Hunting Ind" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/IFAW_TrophyHuntingReport-300px.jpg?1465902619" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p align="center"><em>U.S. is Largest Importer of Hunting Trophies By Far</em></p> <p>Today the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">International Fund for Animal Welfare</a> (IFAW) released <strong><em>Killing For Trophies: An Analysis of Global Trophy Hunting Trade</em>.</strong> The new report provides an in-depth look at the scope and scale of trophy hunting trade and isolates the largest importers of animal trophies worldwide. &nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/new-ifaw-report-provides-depth-look-scope-and-scale-trophy-hunting-industry-worldwide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Bears Big Cats Elephants Tigers animal trophies elephants ino trophy hunting lions rhino horns tigers Tue, 14 Jun 2016 11:19:02 +0000 adintino 107841 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Six Russian bear cubs progress to open air enclosure http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/watch-six-russian-bear-cubs-progress-open-air-enclosure <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/whales/mila-danilova">Mila Danilova</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, 05/04/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/i_TE1dKhr2w" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Now that the bear cubs have made the transition from bottle feeding to eating from a bowl and the temperatures are milder in Russia, they&rsquo;re ready to move to a new phase of life in the open-air enclosure.</p> <p>Before the move the bear cubs were bathed, which was much needed after the long arduous process of training them to eat porridge out of bowls.</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"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/i_TE1dKhr2w?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/watch-six-russian-bear-cubs-progress-open-air-enclosure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears adorable bears cute funny furry fuzzy relaese russia Video Tue, 03 May 2016 20:33:33 +0000 Mila Danilova 107464 at http://www.ifaw.org Five orphan bear cubs progressing at rehabilitation centre http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/five-orphan-bear-cubs-progressing-rehabilitation-centre <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/whales/mila-danilova">Mila Danilova</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, 03/31/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Caretakers at the orphan bear rescue centre have bottle-fed the five bears since they were admitted in January and February." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/bear3.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Caretakers at the orphan bear rescue centre have bottle-fed the five bears since they were admitted in January and February." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/five-orphan-bear-cubs-progressing-rehabilitation-centre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Bears adorable baby bear cubs cute fuzzy International Fund for Animal Welfare Orphan Bears Rehabilitation Centre (OBRC) russia Thu, 31 Mar 2016 18:25:11 +0000 Mila Danilova 107128 at http://www.ifaw.org Moscow visual exhibit imagines world without endangered animals http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/moscow-visual-exhibit-imagines-world-without-endangered-animals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/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">Mon, 02/22/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" mozallowfullscreen="" src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/160111261" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><a href="https://vimeo.com/160111261">Animals_3_3_3b</a> from <a href="https://vimeo.com/user48247101">wildperspective</a> on <a href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</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"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-2" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/jk_wvfWvjYQ?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/moscow-visual-exhibit-imagines-world-without-endangered-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Whales Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Education Wolves Bears Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Seals Tigers Wolves art gallery moscow painting photo realistic photography photos russia wild Video Mon, 22 Feb 2016 20:41:42 +0000 Elena Zharkova 106737 at http://www.ifaw.org Indian bears “walked” to ready for release http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/indian-bears-%E2%80%9Cwalked%E2%80%9D-ready-release <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/node/64646">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</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, 01/08/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157663254443636" title="bear_walk"><img alt="bear_walk" height="434" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1563/23625190134_a59061acab_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/africa/news/indian-bears-%E2%80%9Cwalked%E2%80%9D-ready-release" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears adorable bears cute exercise food forage fuzzy India release walk Slideshow Fri, 08 Jan 2016 16:52:20 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 106408 at http://www.ifaw.org Indian youth learn about Asiatic black bear conservation http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/indian-youth-learn-about-asiatic-black-bear-conservation <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/elephants/subhamoy-bhattacharjee">Subhamoy Bhattacharjee</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, 12/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Hunting remains the biggest threat, but human-bear conflict has also increased in the last few years." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_29_15_bears2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 434px;" title="Hunting remains the biggest threat, but human-bear conflict has also increased in the last few years." />In a first of its kind sensitization programme on Asiatic black bears, 14 youth from Shergaon &ndash; a small but important area in Arunachal Pradesh &ndash; were taken on an exposure visit to the Centre for Bear Rehabilitation and Conservation (CBRC) in P</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/indian-youth-learn-about-asiatic-black-bear-conservation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wildlife trade Bears bears children conservation IFAW-WTI India learning protection Wildlife youth Tue, 29 Dec 2015 14:45:56 +0000 Subhamoy Bhattacharjee 106357 at http://www.ifaw.org