リリイと仲間のイヌたちに世界中から愛のあふれるメッセージが送られる

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Oct 18 2013
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虐待を受けたイヌに寄せられた愛と応援のメッセージ数千通で作られた「リリイ」キルトが今日、彼女を救ったケープタウンの動物福祉プロジェクトに送られました。

今から2年前、「うるさい」という理由で高校の校長の指示によって生き埋めにされたイヌのニュースに、動物愛護者は衝撃を受けました。

イヌを救助したムザナンダ動物診療所の主要資金提供者である国際動物福祉基金(IFAW-www.ifaw.org)の会員の中にも、同じ気持ちを抱く人々が大勢いました。IFAWは世界中のサポーターに生地の見本の布を送り、イヌへのメッセージをお願いしました。そして集まった正方形の布を縫い合わせて、ムザナンダで保護されているイヌのためにキルトを作りました。

Press Location: 
南アフリカ、ケープタウン
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
クリスティーナ・プレトリウス(IFAWアフリカ南部)
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+27 21 701 8642
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+27 82 330 2558
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Standing side by side with enforcers in the fight against wildlife crime

Dec 11 2013
IFAW UK’s Campaigns and Enforcement Manager Tania McCrea-Steele addresses delega

IFAW UK’s Campaigns and Enforcement Manager Tania McCrea-Steele addresses delegates at the 25th National Wildlife Crime Conference.The end of November marked the beginning of the UK’s 25th National Wildlife Crime Conference which brought together police, Customs and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) which work t

EU policymakers see importance in animal welfare education

Dec 10 2013
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Promoting Animal Action Education to 2,000 international school teachers

Dec 10 2013
Promoting Animal Action Education to 2,000 international school teachers

The author (right) with a visitor to the IFAW stand at the RAI Amsterdam.Our stand at the European Council of International School’s (ECIS) annual conference in Amsterdam attracted teachers from all over the world.

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Dec 10 2013
Collecting samples from a harpooned minke whale on the Japanese factory ship Nis

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Training Workshop to Protect Sharks and Marine Species in Egypt

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Dec 10 2013
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The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW - www.ifaw.org) in cooperation with Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation and CMS Secretariat are organizing training on prevention of wildlife trafficking on sharks and other marine species. The training planned to be in Hurghada, Egypt, December 9-12, 2013.

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Dubai, UAE
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Press Contact: 
Maha Oda, (IFAW MENA)
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+971559811383
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IFAW Applauds China for Banning Wild Animals from Official Dinner Tables

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Dec 9 2013
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IFAW Applauds China for Banning Wild Animals from Official Dinner Tables

The Chinese Government yesterday issued a ban ruling out serving dishes containing shark fins, bird nests and other wild animal products at official reception dinners.

Press Location: 
Beijing, China
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Grace Gabriel (IFAW US)
Sabrina Zhang (IFAW China)
Contact phone: 
1 508 744 2195
010 64402960

Ship Strike Rule Renewed: A Win for Whales

Publication Date: 
Dec 10 2013
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Ship Strike Rule Renewed:  A Win for Whales

Hours prior to the rule’s scheduled expiration, the Obama Administration’s announcement today of its decision to uphold the Ship Strike Rule is an important development in the ongoing efforts to protect endangered right whales.  However, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) is concerned about preliminary requests from the shipping industry to weaken the regulation.  

Press Location: 
Washington, DC
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Press Contact: 
Cynthia Carson (IFAW DC)
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202-536-1921
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202-210-3094
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"Boubandjida: Elephants' graveyard" photo exhibit shocks French secondary school students

Nov 26 2013
"Boubandjida: Elephants' graveyard" photo exhibit shocks French viewers

Warning: these photos may shock some people of a sensitive disposition.