Super Cyclone Phailin: 3 days of animal rescue diaries from India

Oct 18 2013
Super Cyclone Phailin: 3 days of animal rescue diaries from India

IFAW-WTI vets work on an injured horn.Over the weekend the east coast of India was hit by super cyclone Phailin. It triggered the largest evacuation drive in the country, with close to a million people relocated from the coast. The human casualties were majorly curbed with swift action by the government. So far 23 people have been reported killed.

Super Cyclone Phailin: 3 days of animal rescue diaries from India

Oct 18 2013
Super Cyclone Phailin: 3 days of animal rescue diaries from India

IFAW-WTI vets work on an injured horn.Over the weekend the east coast of India was hit by super cyclone Phailin. It triggered the largest evacuation drive in the country, with close to a million people relocated from the coast. The human casualties were majorly curbed with swift action by the government. So far 23 people have been reported killed.

Curbing the appetite for lion meat

Oct 17 2013
Curbing the appetite for lion meat

We are pleased to announce another small but meaningful victory for African lions!

Last week, Taco Fusion, the controversial Florida-based restaurant which served lion meat tacos, closed its doors for what may be the final time.

The owner blamed the restaurant’s failure on a series of unfortunate instances, refusing to accept that it was their choice in bold menu options that contributed to the restaurant’s fate.

Gute Nachrichten: Europäischer Gerichtshof hält am Urteil zum EU-Robbenhandelsverbot fest

Oct 3 2013
Kanadische Robbenjäger benutzen Hakapiks (spezielle Spitzhacken), um die Sattelr

Kanadische Robbenjäger benutzen Hakapiks (spezielle Spitzhacken), um die Sattelrobben zu erschlagen.Der Europäische Gerichtshof hat eine Berufung gegen das europäische Robbenhandelsverbot durch die kanadische und die norwegische Robbenindustrie abgelehnt.

An Indian perspective on Cameron’s ill-conceived badger cull

Oct 17 2013
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The author, at the podium, during Controversial Conservation: a World Land Trust debate led by Chris Packham. c. 2013 IFAW/J. Casamitjana“The fate of animals is of far greater importance to me than the fear of appearing ridiculous…” said Emile Zola.

VIDEO: Update vanuit Geneve over Canada’s standpunt bij de WHO inzake het Europese importverbod op zeehondenproducten.

Mar 1 2013

Afgelopen week heb ik het International Fund for Animal Welfare vertegenwoordigd bij de Wereldhandelsorganisatie ( WHO) in Geneve, Zwitserland samen met  Sheryl Fink en Hans Schloemann.

GOED NIEUWS: Hof van Justitie van Europese Unie verwerpt beroep tegen verbod op zeehondenproducten

Oct 3 2013

Wat een geweldig nieuws gisteren, toen bekend werd dat het hoogste gerechtshof van de Europese Unie bezwaren van Canadese en Noorse zeehondenjagers tegen de verordening van het Hof met betrekking tot zaak C/583-11P heeft verworpen.

WATCH: changing attitudes and outcomes for dogs in Chile

Oct 16 2013

In this brief narrated slideshow, International Fund for Animal Welfare Companion Animal Program officer, Hanna Lentz, takes a few minutes to explain how the IFAW team utilizes their Humane Community Development (HCD) approach to work with concerned citizens and help them better address animal management issues. -- ED