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6th April 2008
Barbaric Blood-Letting Seal Hunt in Canada, from Life in the Fast Lane "British reporter Danny Penman from the Daily Read more »
3rd April 2008
Three Dutch members of parliament and dozens of school children participated in IFAW's campaign for a European ban on Seal Read more »
2nd April 2008
On Monday the IFAW team continued to document Canada's commercial seal hunt off the east coast of Cape Breton. We saw four Read more »
2nd April 2008
Deze blog is geschreven door Yvette Brook, beleidsmedewerker IFAW Nederland. Gisteren hebben wij een geslaagde actie Read more »
1st April 2008
On the ground from Meru National Park, Kenya the International Fund for Animal Welfare's Elephant Communications Officer Read more »
1st April 2008
Approval for a liquefied natural gas terminal (LNG) on the US East Coast was granted by federal regulators last Thursday. Read more »
1st April 2008
Stop the Seal Hunt, Kerry McCarthy, Labour Member of Parliament for Bristol East "Have just been doing a bit of Read more »
31st March 2008
Brussels mulls action on “inhumane” Canadian seal killings, the European Weekly "The European Union is contemplating Read more »
31st March 2008
CTV is conducting a poll on their site about the seal hunt.  Please visit http://www.ctv.ca/news and let them know you Read more »
21st July 2014
Elephants don’t have much to laugh about these days. And it’s our fault as humans. During the last couple of Watch Video »
23rd July 2014
Every year a number of frontline staff lose their lives while protecting India’s natural heritage. They often face Watch Video »
26th June 2014
Yet again this was simply a great evening at the Villa Neukölln in Berlin, Germany. Hundreds of curious people were Watch Video »
2nd July 2014
Watch the video above - IFAW-WTI Wildlife Crime Prevention: Van Rakshak Project training in Pench Tiger Reserve ~~~ The Watch Video »
21st June 2014
The ownership of exotic animals in the United States is a huge and looming issue. Reality check: did you know there are more Watch Video »
10th June 2014
When Canada and Norway complained about the EU’s 2009 seal trade ban to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the Watch Video »
6th June 2014
Celebrations are underway on both sides of the world as tigers Svetlaya and Ustin were safely released back to wild. This Watch Video »
3rd June 2014
Following a successful five-day run of “A Dog’s Life,” staged by the International Fund for Animal Welfare Watch Video »
30th May 2014
On Wednesday morning, May 28th, as our crews were already busily loading the remaining tigers and other animals from the Watch Video »
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service upholds the decision to suspend the import of spo
23rd July 2014
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today confirmed the suspension of the import of sport-hunted African elephant trophies taken in Zimbabwe. Jeffrey Flocken, North American Regional Director of the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) said: Read more »
North Atlantic Right Whale Threatened By Seismic Airgun Use for Oil & Gas Explor
21st July 2014
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) on Friday issued a decision that opens the East Coast to seismic exploration for offshore oil and gas. This seismic testing threatens to harm hundreds of thousands of marine mammal populations along the Ea Read more »
27th June 2014
Security threats, organized crime and critical losses in biodiversity were the focus of a Ministerial Dialogue on Illegal Wildlife Trade at the inaugural meeting of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) in Nairobi. As one of two NGO’s Read more »
New York State Assembly passes bill putting distance between public and big cats
19th June 2014
The New York State Assembly late yesterday signed bill A.9004-C/S.6903-C (Rosenthal/Avella) into law.  Introduced by Assembly Member, Linda B. Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) and initiated by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), the ruling Read more »
Humpback Whale Disentangled in Bay of Fundy
12th June 2014
The Campobello Whale Rescue Team (CWRT) successfully disentangled a humpback whale Tuesday evening 50 miles offshore in the Bay of Fundy. The whale was identified by the Center for Coastal Studies as 9 year-old "Hangglide," a frequent visit Read more »
Elephant calves take a step towards the wild
11th June 2014
Elephant calves Kavalamanja and Maramba, orphaned before their second birthdays, were a step closer to lives back in the wild this week when conservationists moved them to a unique rehabilitation facility in Zambia’s Kafue National Park. All th Read more »
300 elephant tusks seized in Mombasa
6th June 2014
Police at the coastal city of Mombasa have seized 300 elephant tusks. The tusks were seized when police and Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) officials broke into a warehouse where the tusks were being packaged in nylon and sisal sacks for export. One sus Read more »
Matt Sorum Drums Up Musicians’ Support for U.S. Ivory Ban
3rd June 2014
Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductee, legendary Grammy Award-winning drummer of Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver, The Cult and Kings of Chaos, and International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) supporter Matt Sorum, penned an open letter urging fell Read more »
IFAW leads wildlife rescue in NY and finds new homes for lions, tigers, bears, w
28th May 2014
As an animal facility near Buffalo, NY closes its doors, 11 tigers, three lions, three black bears and two wolves need to find new homes. Working with six qualified U.S. sanctuaries and local authorities, IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare - Read more »
UNEA Illegal trade in wildlife draft resolution 2014
A draft resolution by the UNEA concerning the crisis of illegal trade in wildlife. Read more »
UNEP-UNEA Illegal  Wildlife Statement
UNEP-UNEA Illegal  Wildlife Statement Read more »
The Commercial Seal Hunt in Canada: Frequently Asked Questions
IFAW's collection of FAQs about the commercial seal hunt in Canada. Read more »
Southern Right Whale Fact Sheet
Southern right whales are one of the most commonly seen whales in Australian waters. Their name arises from the unfortunate f Read more »
Sperm Whale Fact Sheet
These sociable and deep-diving whales get their name from a peculiar organ inside their giant heads, the spermaceti organ, wh Read more »
Blue Whale Fact Sheet
The largest animal in the world was once brought shockingly close to extinction by relentless whaling. There used to be over Read more »
Humpback Whale Fact Sheet
Arguably the most well-known and best-loved of all the whales, humpback whales are known to sing for minutes or hours. Solita Read more »
IFAW Annual Report 2013
IFAW Annual Report 2013 Read more »
18th June 2010 by
This post is provided by Christina Pretorius of the International Fund for Animal Welfare who will spend the next few days Read more »
17th June 2010 by Christina Pretorius
We arrived to join the team in Prince Albert this afternoon after driving through the exquisite Hex River Valley, where the Read more »
16th June 2010 by Sashanka Barbaruah
The opportunity to walk through the forest of Pakke materialized when I heard that IFAW, local partners in India - Wildlife Read more »
16th June 2010 by
The commercial slaughter of harp seal pups for 2010 officially closed at 8 pm on June 14. Only 66,509 harp seal pups have Read more »
15th June 2010 by Christina Pretorius
This post is provided by Christina Pretorius of the International Fund for Animal Welfare who will spend the next few days Read more »
8th June 2010 by
Report filed by Roger Parry from Wild Horizons Wildlife Trust a local group who conducts wildlife research Read more »
7th June 2010 by
The following post was submitted by International Fund for Animal Welfare's Sashanka Barbaruah reporting from Read more »
2nd June 2010 by
Selecting the primary school in the village of La Plaine as a pilot test site for our revamped Floating Classroom program Read more »
The Puppy Files: An investigation into the illegal trade of puppies
1st June 2010 by
The illegal trade in dogs is entwined with the legal trade, which makes it possible for large international networks to Read more »

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"Environmental crime wave costs world billions. Read Associated Press story with Azzedine Downes here.

Dallas Safari Club auctions permit to shoot an endangered black rhino in Namibia. Jeff Flocken provides voice of reason in National Geographic news article.”

More than 80 elephants in Zimbabwe have been poisoned with cyanide -- the latest victims of poachers keen to feed soaring global demand for illegally trafficked ivory. read more

Malawi hails IFAW for initiative to protect wildlife at Liwonde National Park aimed at decreasing poaching pressure; launched with government optimism the project will also reduce human, wildlife conflicts in the area. See the original article

 

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