http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/publications/rss.xml/1/17 en Rachael Hewish http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/110290 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> IFAW Campaigns Manager </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Rachael joined IFAW in 2016 and works on a variety of campaigns and projects, including issues affecting British wildlife such as the badger cull and seeking an end to the UK ivory trade. As campaigns manager she takes a leading role in the development of policy, campaigns and the political lobbying work of the IFAW UK team.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="285" title="Rachael Hewish, IFAW Campaigner" alt="Rachael Hewish, IFAW Campaigner" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Rachael-Hewish-Blog-photo.jpg?1485348991" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Dec 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/110290" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Staff Elephants Foxes Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:30:08 +0000 aclark 110290 at http://www.ifaw.org Don’t delist Yellowstone grizzly bears http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/don%E2%80%99t-delist-yellowstone-grizzly-bears <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/mark-hofberg">Mark Hofberg</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">Jun 23 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="While grizzly bears have undeniably recovered from near extinction, removing ESA protection is premature. PHOTO: © IFAW/S. Cook" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_23_17_grizzly.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="While grizzly bears have undeniably recovered from near extinction, removing ESA protection is premature. PHOTO: © IFAW/S. Cook" />The US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) announced plans yesterday to delist Yellowstone grizzly bears from the Endangered Species Act (ESA).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/don%E2%80%99t-delist-yellowstone-grizzly-bears" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Bears endangered grizzy parks predators species Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:55:03 +0000 Mark Hofberg 111777 at http://www.ifaw.org Japan’s North Pacific ‘scientific’ whaling flouts international law http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/japan%E2%80%99s-north-pacific-%E2%80%98scientific%E2%80%99-whaling-flouts-international-law <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">Jun 15 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="300" height="176" title="Japan’s North Pacific ‘scientific’ whaling flouts international law " alt="Japan’s North Pacific ‘scientific’ whaling flouts international law " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Minke_Nose12a_Sunna_300px_8.jpg?1498483824" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The former head of the UN body charged with protecting endangered species has condemned Japan&rsquo;s latest North Pacific whaling programme as &lsquo;violating international law&rsquo;.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/japan%E2%80%99s-north-pacific-%E2%80%98scientific%E2%80%99-whaling-flouts-international-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Whales Whales CITES minke whales sei whales whales scientific whaling Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:34:25 +0000 adintino 111779 at http://www.ifaw.org Research identifies illegal wildlife trade on the Darknet http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/research-identifies-illegal-wildlife-trade-darknet <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">Jun 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Illegal wildlife traders may be turning their attention to the Darknet, a new INTERPOL research report has found.</p> <p>Experts from the <a href="https://www.interpol.int/About-INTERPOL/The-INTERPOL-Global-Complex-for-Innovation">INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation</a> found limited, but clear evidence of criminals using the Darknet to sell illicit wildlife products from critically endangered species such as rhino horn, elephant ivory and tiger parts and products.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/research-identifies-illegal-wildlife-trade-darknet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Tigers Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Darknet elephant illegal wildlife trade Ivory rhino rhino horn tiger parts Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:24:48 +0000 adintino 111676 at http://www.ifaw.org Welcome Home http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/111681 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-internal"> <div class="field-label">Internal name:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Welcome Home </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Find a way to help animals in need</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-teaser-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_teaser_image" width="600" height="390" title="Find a way to help animals in need" alt="Find a way to help animals in need" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/105258_0.jpg?1497455340" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Find a way to help animals in need</p> </div><div class="field field-type-link field-field-action-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/get-involved?ms=UONDG170001020&amp;cid=701F0000001ItoX">Take Action</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">Jun 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/111681#comments Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:38:15 +0000 jjohnson 111681 at http://www.ifaw.org Environment, animals lose as Trump pulls out of Paris climate accord http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/environment-animals-lose-trump-pulls-out-paris-climate-accord <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/peter-lafontaine">Peter LaFontaine</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">Jun 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Despite a recent study that found that climate change endangers nearly 700 species of birds and mammals, including polar bears, on the IUCN Red List, President Trump has announced that he will pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/environment-animals-lose-trump-pulls-out-paris-climate-accord" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Accord climate Paris sea level temperature Trump warming Thu, 01 Jun 2017 20:47:51 +0000 Peter LaFontaine 111571 at http://www.ifaw.org