http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/publications/rss.xml/1/16 en Bidding against survival http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/bidding-against-survival <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">Tue, 08/12/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong>The Elephant Poaching Crisis and the Role of Auctions in the U.S. Ivory Market</strong></p> <p>African elephants are facing the biggest crisis in their five million year history, with tens of thousands killed each year to feed ravenous demand in Asia, the United States, and elsewhere. In this market, price tags are as deadly as bullets, and as the bidding for ivory tusks and carvings skyrockets, we must extend the fight to save these regal animals beyond Africa&rsquo;s savannahs and jungles &ndash; to our own shores, where the illegal ivory trade has established a firm outpost.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/bidding-against-survival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Elephants auctions elephants Ivory poaching Other Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:03:10 +0000 jjones 101078 at http://www.ifaw.org Bidding against survival infographic http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/bidding-against-survival-infographic <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">Tue, 08/12/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>An infographic on the role of auctions in the U.S. ivory market.</p> </div> Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants auctions elephants infographic Ivory poaching Other Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:19:17 +0000 jjones 101091 at http://www.ifaw.org Click to delete - ENDANGERED WILDLIFE FOR SALE IN NEW ZEALAND http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/click-delete-endangered-wildlife-sale-new-zealand <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">Wed, 05/21/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Wildlife crime ranks among the most lucrative of serious and organised international crimes along with human trafficking, drug running and illegal arms and in many ways can be just as dangerous and damaging.</p> <p>Various organisations and reports estimate that the trade is worth at least NZ$22 billion per year worldwide1 and the threat it poses to many of the world&rsquo;s most iconic species including elephants, rhinos and big cats is now widely recognised.</p> </div> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers big cats elephants Internet trrade rhinos tigers Other Wed, 21 May 2014 12:46:07 +0000 adintino 100328 at http://www.ifaw.org Click to delete - AUSTRALIAN WEBSITES SELLING ENDANGERED WILDLIFE http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/click-delete-australian-websites-selling-endangered-wildlife <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">Tue, 05/20/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Wildlife crime ranks among the most lucrative of serious and organised international crimes along with human trafficking, drug running and illegal arms and in many ways can be just as dangerous and damaging.</p> <p>Various organisations and reports estimate that the trade is worth at least AU$22 billion per year worldwide<sup>1</sup> and the threat it poses to many of the world&rsquo;s most iconic species including elephants, rhinos and big cats is now widely recognised.</p> </div> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Rhinos big cats CITES elephants online wildlife trade poaching rhinos Wildlife crime Other Wed, 21 May 2014 12:30:04 +0000 adintino 100327 at http://www.ifaw.org World of Animals Issue 18 http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/world-animals-iss-0 <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">Wed, 04/23/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-woa-link"> <div class="field-label">World Of Animals Book Link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/publications/woa/woa18/woa_us/index.html" target="_blank">http://www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/publications/woa/woa18/woa_us/index.html</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>World of Animals Issue 18</p> </div> Elephants Elephants bears orphan bears russia World of Animals Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:26:46 +0000 rbartlett 99988 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW: A case for stepping up CITES enforcement in the EU http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/ifaw-case-stepping-cites-enforcement-eu <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">Tue, 04/08/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>IFAW recently investigated how CITES is enforced in the European Union, and given the amount of wildlife goods being seized, how the enforcement of CITES regulations could be improved. To that end IFAW sat down with law enforcement officials from numerous EU member states and asked them, the experts, what needed to be done to better control the flow of illegal wildlife products like ivory in, out and through the EU.</p> </div> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers CITES illegal wildlife trafficking law enforcement Other Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:27:48 +0000 rbartlett 99839 at http://www.ifaw.org