http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/15 en Youth Forum leaders find diversity, challenge, inspiration in South Africa http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/youth-forum-leaders-find-diversity-challenge-inspiration-south-africa <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 09/23/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157673078589331" title="YF_closing"><img alt="YF_closing" height="343" src="https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5162/29862000825_905795f64f_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/youth-forum-leaders-find-diversity-challenge-inspiration-south-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Elephants Rhinos Tigers CITES Education future inspire South Africa youth forum Slideshow Thu, 22 Sep 2016 21:25:27 +0000 Nancy Barr 109060 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW unites 34 young conservation leaders and CITES decision makers at VIP event http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ifaw-unites <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/political-advocacy/erica-martin">Erica Martin</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 09/23/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" mozallowfullscreen="" src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/184045208" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>At a standing room only event, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) was delighted to bring together CITES decision makers and delegation members, global media and the 34 young conservation and animal welfare leaders together.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-vimeo"><div id="media-vimeo-1" class="media-vimeo"> <iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/184045208?fullscreen=1&show_title=0&show_byline=0&show_portrait=0&autoplay=0" width="460" height="292"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ifaw-unites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Education Elephants Rhinos conservation Forum protect save trade Wildlife young youth Video Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:31:53 +0000 Erica Martin 109074 at http://www.ifaw.org Stars come out for Hollywood premiere of IFAW seal hunt documentary http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/stars-come-out-hollywood-premiere-ifaw-seal-hunt-documentary <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/elephants/donna-gadomski">Donna Gadomski</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 09/20/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157674054539396" title="Huntwatch LA"><img alt="Huntwatch LA" height="343" src="https://c3.staticflickr.com/9/8038/29704616322_ba08845600_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>Last week at NeueHouse Hollywood, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) teamed up with the Discovery Channel to screen <em>Huntwatch</em>, the documentary film on our founding campaign against the Canadian seal hunt.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/stars-come-out-hollywood-premiere-ifaw-seal-hunt-documentary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Seals bloody California celebrity cruel film HuntWatch Los angles movie premiere red carpet Slideshow Tue, 20 Sep 2016 18:28:30 +0000 Donna Gadomski 108999 at http://www.ifaw.org Youth Forum for People and Wildlife opens in Johannesburg http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/youth-forum-people-and-wildlife-opens-johannesburg <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 09/14/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/09_14_16_youthforum.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 194px;" /></p> <p>This Saturday, the <a href="http://youthforum.ifaw.org/ifaw/Page/Campus" target="_blank">Youth Forum for People and Wildlife</a> in Johannesburg, South Africa will connect 34 young delegates involved in conservation and animal welfare days before the 17<sup>th</sup> meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/youth-forum-people-and-wildlife-opens-johannesburg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Education CITES future johannesburg learn millennial South Africa student Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:29:55 +0000 Nancy Barr 108913 at http://www.ifaw.org How IFAW defines itself in larger universe of animal protection and conservation http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/how-ifaw-defines-itself-larger-universe-animal-protection-and-conservation <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 09/02/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The International Fund for Animal Welfare prescribes to being both conservationists and advocates for animal welfare. Photo: © I¬¬¬FAW/Barbara Hollweg¬" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/09_02_16_knowledgecafe.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The International Fund for Animal Welfare prescribes to being both conservationists and advocates for animal welfare.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/how-ifaw-defines-itself-larger-universe-animal-protection-and-conservation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Education Political advocacy Elephants conference conservation convention individuals principle viewpoint Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:02:39 +0000 Azzedine Downes 108744 at http://www.ifaw.org A musical celebration of whales in Iceland http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/musical-celebration-whales-iceland <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/node/2535">Sigursteinn Masson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 08/30/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Icelandic musicians perform in Reykjavik in support of whale protection." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/08_30_16_iceland_concert.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 688px;" title="Icelandic musicians perform in Reykjavik in support of whale protection." />When the eight International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) volunteers stepped into the magnificent Whales of Iceland Exhibition in Reykjav&iacute;k for the first time last week, they were not only excited to see the various types of life-size whale models &ndash; but also because on that night they were</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/musical-celebration-whales-iceland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Education Political advocacy Whales commercial concert cruel food iceland music restaurant tourist whales Whaling Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:41:49 +0000 Sigursteinn Masson 108738 at http://www.ifaw.org