http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/publications/rss.xml/1/21 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 Spotlight Uganda: Wildlife crime capacity building for the judiciary http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/spotlight-uganda-wildlife-crime-capacity-building-judiciary <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/kelvin-alie">Kelvin Alie</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">May 17 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Judicial officers, prosecutors and members of Uganda’s police and customs authority worked together through case studies and content development to strengthen their collaborative approach to stopping wildlife criminals." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_06_16_uganda.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Judicial officers, prosecutors and members of Uganda’s police and customs authority worked together through case studies and content development to strengthen their collaborative approach to stopping wildlife criminals." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/spotlight-uganda-wildlife-crime-capacity-building-judiciary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Raptors Africa illegal Ivory Judge law poaching smuggling Uganda Wildlife Wed, 06 Jul 2016 12:51:27 +0000 Kelvin Alie 108065 at http://www.ifaw.org UWA, Conservation Partners Engage Judicial Officers to Raise Profile of Wildlife Cases in Uganda http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/uwa-conservation-partners-engage-judicial-officers-raise-profile-wildlife-cases-uganda <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">May 16 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="200" title="UWA, Conservation Partners Engage Judicial Officers to Raise Profile of Wildlife Cases in Uganda" alt="UWA, Conservation Partners Engage Judicial Officers to Raise Profile of Wildlife" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/DSC_0254_300px.jpg?1494944913" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><em>African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) and International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) host workshop with Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to sensitize key judicial officials on the nature and extent of wildlife crimes in the country. </em></strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/uwa-conservation-partners-engage-judicial-officers-raise-profile-wildlife-cases-uganda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Elephants combatting wildlife trafficking illegal ivory illegal wildlife trade pangolin scales poaching Wildlife crime Tue, 16 May 2017 14:35:44 +0000 adintino 111392 at http://www.ifaw.org More poisoned arrows used to poach Tsavo elephants http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/more-poisoned-arrows-used-poach-tsavo-elephants <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/faye-cuevas-esq">Faye Cuevas, Esq.</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">May 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A file photo of tusks of an elephant and the poisoned arrow used to kill the animal, confiscated by Kenya Wildlife Service rangers." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_16_17_arrows.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="A file photo of tusks of an elephant and the poisoned arrow used to kill the animal, confiscated by Kenya Wildlife Service rangers." />In light of a particular trend, I imagine the poaching of an elephant to take place much like this:</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/more-poisoned-arrows-used-poach-tsavo-elephants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Elephants Elephants Africa arrow elephant hunting Ivory kill poaching poison tusk Mon, 15 May 2017 19:57:56 +0000 Faye Cuevas, Esq. 111381 at http://www.ifaw.org European Commission guidance: No more raw ivory exports http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/european-commission-guidance-no-more-raw-ivory-exports <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/eleonora-panella">Eleonora Panella</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">May 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Ivory tusks and worked products in Europe" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_16_17_eu_rawivory.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Ivory tusks and worked products in Europe" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/european-commission-guidance-no-more-raw-ivory-exports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Elephants Elephants carved China elephant Europe Ivory kill poaching trade tusk Tue, 16 May 2017 20:44:37 +0000 Eleonora Panella 111393 at http://www.ifaw.org Pangolin conservation summit underway in DC http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/pangolin-conservation-summit-underway-dc <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">May 15 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="In most countries where pangolins live, the enforcement of pangolin trade laws is seriously lacking. PHOTO: © Tikki Hywood Trust" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_15_17_pangolin_summit.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="In most countries where pangolins live, the enforcement of pangolin trade laws is seriously lacking. PHOTO: © Tikki Hywood Trust" />Pangolins, the world&rsquo;s most trafficked wild mammals, are about to get a boost.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/pangolin-conservation-summit-underway-dc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade panoglin scale summit traditional medicine wildlife trade Mon, 15 May 2017 18:06:58 +0000 Mark Hofberg 111374 at http://www.ifaw.org