Simply put, poor animal welfare has no place in sustainable tourism efforts

Fri, 06/21/2013
Poor animal welfare is simply unacceptable, and IFAW helps building this movemen

Poor animal welfare is simply unacceptable, and IFAW helps build animal welfare values.Last Thursday I was invited to speak at the yearly conference of the Dutch Association for Sustainable Tourism about animal welfare and conservation.

Why don’t you get it Mister Loftsson? We love whales, not their meat, so keep your bloody business with you!

Tue, 06/18/2013
We love whales, not their meat, so keep your bloody business with you!

We love whales, not their meat, so keep your bloody business with you!Yesterday the lone fin whaler of Iceland, millionaire Kristjan Loftsson, killed his first out of 180 endangered giants he is planning to harpoon this year. At the moment he is on his way to the harbor in Hvalfjordur with the dead whale strapped to the side of his boat.

New Report: Economics of Trophy Hunting in Africa Are Overrated and Overstated

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Tue, 06/18/2013
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New Report: Economics of Trophy Hunting in Africa Are Overrated and Overstated

A new report released today analyzes literature on the economics of trophy hunting and reveals that African countries and rural communities derive very little benefit from trophy hunting revenue.

Press Location: 
Washington, DC
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
: Abby Berman (IFAW)
Rebecca Basu (The HSUS & HSI)
Rodi Rosensweig (Born Free USA)
Contact phone: 
1.646.695.7044
1.240.753.4875
1.203.270.8929

Permettre aux éléphants d'Amboseli de définir leurs besoins d'espace au sein de l'environnement

Thu, 06/13/2013
Le vaste paysage de savane du parc national d'Amboseli au Kenya abrite près de 1

Le vaste paysage de savane du parc national d'Amboseli au Kenya abrite près de 1 400 éléphants.Le cadre n'aurait pas pu être plus approprié. Le vaste paysage de savane du parc national d'Amboseli au Kenya abrite près de 1 400 éléphants.

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L'Allemagne approuve la réglementation européenne sur les produits dérivés du phoque

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Tue, 06/18/2013
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Press Location: 
Hamburg
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Press Contact: 
Adrian Hiel (IFAW EU)
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+32 (0)473 86 34 61
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Eenzame IJslander vaart voor het eerst in drie jaar tijd uit voor vinvisjacht

Mon, 06/10/2013
Vrijwilligers Meet Us Don’t Eat Us-campagne in walviskostuums…

Vrijwilligers Meet Us Don’t Eat Us-campagne in walviskostuums…

Zondag ben ik rond middernacht aangekomen in Reykjavik. 

Ik was moe, maar de zon was nog op. Hij stond nog hoog boven de horizon en leek nog op geen enkele manier naar het einde van de dag te verlangen, zoals ik dat wel deed.

With historic flooding in Germany, food supply for animals will soon become a problem

Fri, 06/14/2013
Susanne in our Germany office holding a goat rescued during the recent flooding

Susanne in our Germany office holding a goat rescued during the recent floodingI just had a very informative conversation with our team in Germany. I am proud of the whole IFAW Germany office for their rapid response to an absolutely awful situation.

With historic flooding in Germany, food supply may soon become a problem

Fri, 06/14/2013
Susanne in our Germany office holding a goat rescued during the recent flooding

I just had a very informative conversation with our team in Germany. I am proud of the whole IFAW Germany office for their rapid response to an absolutely awful situation.