Hongkong voert strijd tegen ivoorhandel verder op

Fri, 01/15/2016
779 in beslag genomen slagtanden liggen in 2013 uitgestald bij de Dienst Douane

779 in beslag genomen slagtanden liggen in 2013 uitgestald bij de Dienst Douane en Accijnzen van Hongkong.

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Ground-breaking work on forest elephants released

Thu, 01/28/2016
Studying Forest Elephants is more than seven years in the making and a product o

Studying Forest Elephants is more than seven years in the making and a product of more than 20 researchers.Forest elephants live secretive lives in the rainforests of Central Africa. We don’t know much about their lives, and what we do know raises many interesting questions about them.

Dream Under Construction: Why space at new Coco’s clinic is so important

Wed, 01/27/2016
The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The other day I invited someone to take a look at what will be the new Coco´s Animal Welfare clinic, who is our partner in Playa del Carmen. I had been wanting to stop by, to check on how things were going with the construction.

Dream Under Construction: Why space at new Coco’s clinic is so important

Wed, 01/27/2016
The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The other day I invited someone to take a look at what will be the new Coco´s Animal Welfare clinic, who is our partner in Playa del Carmen. I had been wanting to stop by, to check on how things were going with the construction.

Dream Under Construction: Why space at new Coco’s clinic is so important

Wed, 01/27/2016
The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The other day I invited someone to take a look at what will be the new Coco´s Animal Welfare clinic, who is our partner in Playa del Carmen. I had been wanting to stop by, to check on how things were going with the construction.

Dream Under Construction: Why space at new Coco’s clinic is so important

Wed, 01/27/2016
The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The other day I invited someone to take a look at what will be the new Coco´s Animal Welfare clinic, who is our partner in Playa del Carmen. I had been wanting to stop by, to check on how things were going with the construction.

Dream Under Construction: Why space at new Coco’s clinic is so important

Wed, 01/27/2016
The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The other day I invited someone to take a look at what will be the new Coco´s Animal Welfare clinic, who is our partner in Playa del Carmen. I had been wanting to stop by, to check on how things were going with the construction.

IFAW President Azzedine Downes honored as ‘Animal Guardian’ in Rodale 100 list

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Wed, 01/27/2016
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IFAW President Azzedine Downes honored as ‘Animal Guardian’ in Rodale 100 list
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IFAW President Azzedine Downes honored as ‘Animal Guardian’ in Rodale 100 list

International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW – www.ifaw.org) President and CEO Azzedine Downes is named as an “Animal Guardian” in Rodale, Inc.’s first ever Rodale 100 List under the Social Outreach category. The list is comprised of 100 individuals whose innovative, impactful, and influential work creates positive change in the world.

Press Location: 
Yarmouth Port, MA
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Kerry Branon (IFAW HQ)
Contact phone: 
508-744-2068
Contact mobile: 
508-776-9872
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Blog Roundup: Our recent Bosnia to Germany dog move

Thu, 01/28/2016
Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

In the final months of 2015, our companion animals team morphed into an animal rescue team. As the result of a Humane Community Development programme that we executed in Jajce, Bosnia, we shut the dilapidated municipal shelter there and transported 66 dogs to new, loving homes in Germany.