EU and China sign landmark agreement, join together to fight illegal wildlife trade

Fri, 07/26/2013
Czech authorities have just made the largest ever seizure of rhino horn in the E

Czech authorities have just made the largest ever seizure of rhino horn in the EU.The EU and China have signed a landmark agreement to join forces to help combat the illegal trade in wildlife products.

Spotlight Russia: Cinderella, the released Amur tigress, continues to thrive in the wild

Fri, 07/26/2013
A motion-activated camera trap snapped this picture of Cinderella after her rele

A motion-activated camera trap snapped this picture of Cinderella after her release.For those of you following the story of Cinderella (aka Zolushka), the tigress released back into the wild in May 2013 thanks to the International Fund for Animal Welfare and its partners in Russia, here is the latest update:

US colonel caught ivory-handed in Nairobi

Thu, 07/25/2013
The illicit trade in wildlife is running rampant, and elephants, rhinos and othe

The illicit trade in wildlife is running rampant, and elephants, rhinos and other majestic creatures are falling victim to this epidemic.David McNevin, the former US defense attaché in Nairobi, was

Mitbringsel – Überbleibsel. Eine IFAW Posterkampagne zum Artenschutz am Hamburger Flughafen

Thu, 07/25/2013
IFAW Poster zum Wildtierschutz am Hamburger Flughafen

IFAW Poster zum Wildtierschutz am Hamburger FlughafenUrlaubszeit – wenngleich auch noch nicht für mich. Aber dennoch bin ich mit meinen Gedanken zurzeit immer wieder am Hamburger Flughafen.

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Spotlight IJsland: wat is het nut van uw walvisjacht, meneer Loftsson?

Mon, 07/22/2013
Spotlight IJsland: wat is het nut van uw walvisjacht, meneer Loftsson?

Spotlight IJsland:  wat is het nut van uw walvisjacht, meneer Loftsson?

Aufklärungskampagne in China soll Nachfrage nach Elfenbein verringern

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Thu, 07/25/2013
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Die Anzeigenkampagne hing an öffentlichen Plätzen wie dem Flughafen
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Die Anzeigenkampagne hing an öffentlichen Plätzen wie dem Flughafen

Eine Aufklärungskampagne gegen den Elfenbeinhandel in China hat Wirkung gezeigt – das belegt eine aktuelle Marktforschungsstudie des IFAW (Internationaler Tierschutz-Fonds). 68 Prozent der Befragten gaben an, in Zukunft definitiv kein Elfenbein kaufen zu wollen.

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Hamburg
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Dörte von der Reith
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Hope for elephants as more Chinese feel remorse for ivory purchases

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Wed, 07/24/2013
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Hope for elephants  as more Chinese feel remorse for ivory purchases

A recent evaluation of an advertising campaign by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) to reduce ivory demand in China shows that the campaign is paying dividends with 68% of the respondents said that they would definitely not buy ivory in the future.

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Beijing, China
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Press Contact: 
Sabrina Qi Zhang (IFAW China)
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