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Chris Gale, an active supporter of IFAW's efforts in the U.K. has created a petition on the petitions.pm.gov.uk site and has Read more »
Yet another country speaks out against Canada's cruel seal hunt! Late yesterday, the Austrian parliament voted UNANIMOUSLY Read more »
Name: Josh LLocation: Boise, IDUnited States of AmericaMessage: Please stop the Canadian Seal Massacre - this inhumane hunt Read more »
Today, we held a virtual public briefing at IFAW’s virtual information center in Second Life to give an update on our Stop Read more »
Above is the controller that will allow you hear voice mail messages from supporters who have signed up at stopthesealhunt. Read more »
This photo of Pedro the Tiny Activist was sent in by his owner, who is also an IFAW supporter...apparently Pedro and the Read more »
Reports are out that sealing vessels are stranded in heavy ice and strong winds on Newfoundland’s northeast coast and in Read more »
DATE:  April 17, 2007 SEALS KILLED:  181,706 Southern Gulf to be re-opened tomorrow for Magdalen Island sealers Read more »
Posted by Katie McConnell This past week, the IFAW team returned safely from Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island, Canada. Read more »
Elephants don’t have much to laugh about these days. And it’s our fault as humans. During the last couple of Watch Video »
Every year a number of frontline staff lose their lives while protecting India’s natural heritage. They often face Watch Video »
Yet again this was simply a great evening at the Villa Neukölln in Berlin, Germany. Hundreds of curious people were Watch Video »
Watch the video above - IFAW-WTI Wildlife Crime Prevention: Van Rakshak Project training in Pench Tiger Reserve ~~~ The Watch Video »
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 »
When Canada and Norway complained about the EU’s 2009 seal trade ban to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the Watch Video »
Celebrations are underway on both sides of the world as tigers Svetlaya and Ustin were safely released back to wild. This Watch Video »
Following a successful five-day run of “A Dog’s Life,” staged by the International Fund for Animal Welfare Watch Video »
On Wednesday morning, May 28th, as our crews were already busily loading the remaining tigers and other animals from the Watch Video »
“IWC countries are being pressured not to vote for conservation measures.   If Japan, Iceland and Norway are genuinely interested in compromise, they should immediately suspend their  whaling as a sign of good faith,” Ra Read more »
In  a communiqué read by Mali delegate, Alpha Maiga, the range states also opposed a recommendation by the CITES Secretariat designating China as an Ivory trade partner and resolved to make a formal communication before the CITES Stan Read more »
 “The Commission is trying to chart a course for the future while ignoring ongoing whaling by just three member countries,” said Patrick Ramage, IFAW Global Whale Program Director. “Whale conservation measures were put on ic Read more »
IFAW staff visiting markets in Beijing have discovered many souvenirs made from rare wild animals, including ivory carvings, musical instruments covered in reptile skin and traditional Chinese medicines containing endangered species.  These w Read more »
"The Canadian public is saying enough is enough." said Sheryl Fink, Senior Researcher for IFAW. "Canadians simply do not approve of the federal government continuing to waste their hard-earned tax dollars on the commercial seal hunt." When asked t Read more »
Significant amounts of ivory in these stocks to be exported from Botswana, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe, have been collected through culling, which is defined as killing as a means to address population control, and also natural deaths. Howe Read more »
“Two iconic species in our region face unprecedented threats: whales and commercial fishermen,” said Patrick Ramage, IFAW Global Whale Program Director.  “We hope the new technology developed through this initiative will ben Read more »
The adult male seal was entangled in approximately 40 lbs of heavy netting of unidentified origin that trailed seven feet down the length of the animal. The team was able to attach a line to the entangling gear and bring the animal to shore for an Read more »
‘This event appears to be a natural occurrence and has been seen 2 or 3 times in the last 20 years, resulting in the death of thousands of birds. What really took us by surprise this time is the huge increase in numbers’, said Valeria Read more »
If current trends persist – in poaching, loss of tiger habitat and prey species and demand for tiger parts – tige Read more »
The future of the Western Gray whale hangs in the balance, with fewer than 30 breeding-age females left in the world’s Read more »
At IFAW, we want to see a world where whales live free from human threats, with their future safeguarded for generations to c Read more »
Whale sharks do most of their feeding on the surface of the ocean, which means oil spills like the BP Gulf of Mexico disaster Read more »
IFAW is working with governments, customs officers, and rangers on ground to protect wildlife from illegal trade. We have tra Read more »
At IFAW we believe that when tragedy strikes, we have a duty to step in and alleviate animal suffering. We rescue individual Read more »
IFAW believes elephants should live in safe and secure habitats. We are working to eliminate the ivory trade, to secure prote Read more »
Since 2000 IFAW has been working with the Tess mobile veterinary clinic to provide surgery and medical help for thousands of Read more »
Chris Gale, an active supporter of IFAW's efforts in the U.K. has created a petition on the petitions.pm.gov.uk site and has Read more »
Yet another country speaks out against Canada's cruel seal hunt! Late yesterday, the Austrian parliament voted UNANIMOUSLY Read more »
Name: Josh LLocation: Boise, IDUnited States of AmericaMessage: Please stop the Canadian Seal Massacre - this inhumane hunt Read more »
Today, we held a virtual public briefing at IFAW’s virtual information center in Second Life to give an update on our Stop Read more »
Above is the controller that will allow you hear voice mail messages from supporters who have signed up at stopthesealhunt. Read more »
This photo of Pedro the Tiny Activist was sent in by his owner, who is also an IFAW supporter...apparently Pedro and the Read more »
Reports are out that sealing vessels are stranded in heavy ice and strong winds on Newfoundland’s northeast coast and in Read more »
DATE:  April 17, 2007 SEALS KILLED:  181,706 Southern Gulf to be re-opened tomorrow for Magdalen Island sealers Read more »
Posted by Katie McConnell This past week, the IFAW team returned safely from Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island, Canada. 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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