New report, "Collision Course", raises alarm on humpback ship strikes

July 3, 2014
IFAW’s report, Collision Course, raises alarm on humpback ship strikes

IFAW recommends the introduction of ‘whale zones’, restricting vessel speeds through core humpback whale habitat within the GBF.It’s that wonderful time of year again, when humpback whales arrive in Australian waters in t

The tragic fate of the koala, Richardson Jane

June 30, 2014
Richardson Jane was killed just six weeks after her release back into the wild.

Richardson Jane, pictured here just after her release back into the wild, was tragically hit by a car just six weeks later.

I heard the tragic news last week and I’m still in shock.

Focus sur l’Inde : des bébés civettes découvrent le monde

June 5, 2014
Un membre du personnel d’IFAW donne le biberon à une petite civette.

Un membre du personnel d’IFAW donne le biberon à une petite civette.

Seizure at Indian airport results in rescue of 440 endangered star tortoises

June 27, 2014
Seizure at Indian airport results in the rescue of 440 endangered star tortoises

Vernachlässigte Wildtiere aus US-Privatzoo finden ein neues Zuhause

June 13, 2014
Vernachlässigte Wildtiere aus US-Privatzoo finden ein neues Zuhause

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Illegal wildlife trade debated at highest levels

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Security threats, organized crime and critical losses in biodiversity were the focus of a Ministerial Dialogue on Illegal Wildlife Trade at the inaugural meeting of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) in Nairobi.

As one of two NGO’s called upon to make a presentation at the session, IFAW stressed the need to take advantage of the historic meeting to unite governments represented at UNEA in calling for and taking clear, far-reaching commitments to eradicate the unsustainable vice.

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Een succesverhaal: bultrug Hangglide gered

June 20, 2014
Een reddingswerker van het CWRT bevrijdt Hangglide, een negen jaar oude bultrug,

Een reddingswerker van het CWRT bevrijdt Hangglide, een negen jaar oude bultrug, in de Bay of Fundy. © CWRT/IFAW

De melding kwam maandagnacht 10 juni 2014.

Een walvisexcursieschip dat vanuit Maine was uitgevaren, was onderweg gestuit op een bultrug die verstrikt was geraakt in kreeftenfuiken.

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Hopelijk stierf Satao niet voor niets

June 26, 2014
Satao, de beroemde olifant in Tsavo Park, werd gedood door stropers.

Satao, de beroemde olifant in Tsavo Park, werd gedood door stropers.

De dood van Tsavo's beroemde olifant Satao, zo'n twee weken geleden, is tragisch.

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