http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/publications/rss.xml/1/16 en Migratory species: their future is our future http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/migratory-species-their-future-our-future <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">Oct 17 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em>The article below was authored by&nbsp;Azzedine Downes, IFAW President and CEO, for distribution in the upcoming Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) Cop12 publication, shared here with permission.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/migratory-species-their-future-our-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Whales Elephants Elephants Whales CMS Convention on Migratory Species elephants IFAW migration migratory animals sharks whales Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:31:12 +0000 Azzedine Downes 112757 at http://www.ifaw.org Elephant calf rescued from tea garden drain in India http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/elephant-calf-rescued-tea-garden-drain-india <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/staff/rupa-gandhi-chaudhary">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</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">Oct 10 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Wildlife Week, celebrated the first week of October in India, marked the milestone of 5,000 animals handled by the IFAW-WTI Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC). Our jointly run facility in Assam most recently welcomed a three month old elephant calf into its fold.<img alt="Rescued from a tea garden drain, a three-month-old elephant calf admitted to CWRC" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/rescued_elephant_5.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 559px;" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/elephant-calf-rescued-tea-garden-drain-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Elephants Assam Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation CWRC elephant rescue India Kaziranga Tue, 10 Oct 2017 18:24:38 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 112719 at http://www.ifaw.org UK moves forward on a total ivory ban! http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/uk-moves-forward-total-ivory-ban <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/conservation/david-cowdrey">David Cowdrey</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">Oct 6 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="UK set to introduce a total ivory ban thanks to campaigns from IFAW and others" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Ivory-consultation.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 378px;" title="At last, it looks like a UK ivory ban could become a reality" /></p> <p>Hearing today that the UK government is <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/news/government-sets-out-plans-for-ivory-ban"><strong>launching a consultation to ban ivory</strong></a>&nbsp;is brilliant news.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/uk-moves-forward-total-ivory-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Elephants Elephants elephants Ivory ivory ban poaching UK Fri, 06 Oct 2017 13:01:54 +0000 David Cowdrey 112703 at http://www.ifaw.org Zambian elephant matriarch reaches important stage of rehabilitation http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/zambian-elephant-matriarch-reaches-important-stage-rehabilitation <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/lisa-olivier">Lisa Olivier</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">Oct 3 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A wild bull elephant follows Chamilandu, the matriarch of the Elephant Orphanage Project (EOP) release herd. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/wild_bull_and_chamilandu_zambia_eop_ifaw_5.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="A wild bull elephant follows Chamilandu, the matriarch of the Elephant Orphanage Project (EOP) release herd. " />The matriarch, Chamilandu, of a release herd in Kafue National Park, reached an important stage of her rehabilitation on September 20, 2017.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/zambian-elephant-matriarch-reaches-important-stage-rehabilitation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Elephants Africa animal rescue elephant mating orphan elephant Wildlife Zambia Tue, 03 Oct 2017 15:09:20 +0000 Lisa Olivier 112682 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrities unite in IFAW campaign to save Endangered Species Act from attack http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrities-unite-ifaw-campaign-save-endangered-species-act-attack <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sep 20 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="350" height="395" title="#OneActForAll" alt="#OneActForAll" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/ifaw_protects_esa_oneactforall_350px.jpg?1505935993" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong>#OneActForAll</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrities-unite-ifaw-campaign-save-endangered-species-act-attack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Whales Elephants Tigers Seals Big Cats Elephants Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves #OneActForAll Endangered Species ESA Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:45:24 +0000 adintino 112588 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW launches #OneActForAll to protect the ESA http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ifaw-launches-oneactforall-protect-esa <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/carson-barylak">Carson Barylak</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">Sep 20 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/T4biEGS-Bkc" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>With the support of over two dozen celebrity advocates, IFAW is taking a stand to protect the US Endangered Species Act (ESA). Together we are launching the #OneActForAll campaign&mdash;and we need your help.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ifaw-launches-oneactforall-protect-esa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Whales Elephants Tigers Wolves Bears Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Whales Wolves Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:38:06 +0000 Carson Barylak 112584 at http://www.ifaw.org