http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/video/rss.xml/1/16 en Empowering youth on World Elephant Day to secure wildlife’s future http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/empowering-youth-world-elephant-day-secure-wildlifes-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">Fri, 08/12/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/o_-qJa8ylGA" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>This piece was co-authored by <a href="/node/108549" target="_blank">John Scanlon</a>, Secretary General, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)</em></p> <p>&ldquo;The future is in your hands.&rdquo;</p> <p>This is an oft-repeated statement in remarks about young people meant to inspire them.</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-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/o_-qJa8ylGA?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/empowering-youth-world-elephant-day-secure-wildlifes-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Primates Rhinos children elephant future Ivory johannesburg South Africa tusk youth Video Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:49:34 +0000 Azzedine Downes 108552 at http://www.ifaw.org TenBoma tech heralded at UN conference http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/tenboma-tech-heralded-un-conference <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/steve-njumbi">Steve Njumbi</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">Mon, 06/27/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wFaSd5F1O00" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Technologies developed for outer space uses have helped scientists discover underground water sources in drought-stricken Kenya and rescue survivors in the rubble of last year&rsquo;s Nepal earthquake.</p> <p>Now, tenBoma is being heralded as another success story in geospatial technology used to save lives&mdash;this time the lives of elephants poached for their ivory across Africa.</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-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-2" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wFaSd5F1O00?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/tenboma-tech-heralded-un-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants Africa criminal elephants Ivory poaching technology tenBoma tusk Video Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:20:19 +0000 Steve Njumbi 107990 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Bullet injury causes Malawi elephant’s tragic demise http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-bullet-injury-causes-malawi-elephant%E2%80%99s-tragic-demise <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/dogs-cats/christina-pretorius">Christina Pretorius</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, 06/17/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ZOF6RVnFkRk" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Kulimba (&ldquo;Strength&rdquo;) was the name Remke Lasance, a Dutch national who has been living and volunteering in Kasungu National Park, Malawi since 2012, gave the individual she documented in the video above.</p> <p>Kulimba battled a mortal injury from a poacher&rsquo;s homemade bullet. While Lasance monitored the elephant&rsquo;s health, it suddenly took a turn for the worse and she died before veterinary help could arrive.</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-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-3" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ZOF6RVnFkRk?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-bullet-injury-causes-malawi-elephant%E2%80%99s-tragic-demise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants Africa bullet elephant injured Ivory Kulimba poachers poaching tusk wound Video Fri, 17 Jun 2016 18:27:10 +0000 Christina Pretorius 107913 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: How tenBoma works http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-how-tenboma-works <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">Mon, 05/16/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wFaSd5F1O00" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Implementing systems and technologies to prevent elephant poaching in Africa can be complicated. Working with Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) to apply aspects of our ground-breaking poaching disruption program tenBoma requires that specialized operations and intelligence experts work closely with the KWS professionals who will ultimately take on the responsibility of maintaining the program over the long term.</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-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-4" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/c663wLXCuX8?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-how-tenboma-works" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants African Elephant Summit criminal networks elephants Ivory Kenya Wildlife Services KWS poaching tenBoma tusks Video Mon, 16 May 2016 20:17:14 +0000 Faye Cuevas, Esq. 107587 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Kenya burns ivory from 10,000 poached elephants http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-kenya-burns-ivory <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">Tue, 05/03/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/03NQIB6ViJE" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Bearing witness to the destruction of 105 tonnes of elephant ivory in Kenya this past weekend was a moving experience.</p> <p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare is wholly committed in the fight against the decimation of elephants for their ivory on a number of fronts. And we were proud to support the government of Kenya and the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) on this somber occasion.</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-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-5" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/03NQIB6ViJE?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-kenya-burns-ivory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants burn crush Ivory Kenya trinkets tusks worth more alive Video Tue, 03 May 2016 17:45:07 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107461 at http://www.ifaw.org UK Royals to visit our wildlife rescue centre, elephant corridor partners in India http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/uk-royals-visit-our-wildlife-rescue-centre-elephant-corridor-partners-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/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, 04/08/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><i>Update: Royal visit a delight all around!</i></p> <p><i><img alt="The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoy feeding orphaned elephants at the IFAW-Wildlife Trust of India Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/royal-visit-india.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 475px;" title="The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoy feeding orphaned elephants at the IFAW-Wildlife Trust of India Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation" /></i></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-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-6" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/54oltMO-kZI?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/uk-royals-visit-our-wildlife-rescue-centre-elephant-corridor-partners-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants conservation Duke and Duchess of Cambridge elephants India Prince Princess royal United Kingdom Video Thu, 07 Apr 2016 20:16:41 +0000 Azzedine Downes 107189 at http://www.ifaw.org