https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/publications/rss.xml/48971/13 en Humane handling and care of confiscated live animals https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/humane-handling-and-care-confiscated-live-animals <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">Apr 17 2018</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="350" height="263" title="Humane handling and care of confiscated live animals" alt="Humane handling and care of confiscated live animals" src="/sites/default/files/DSC02633%20%28Custom%29_0.jpeg" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), in cooperation with the High Commission for Water and Forests and the Fight against Desertification (HCEFLCD) and <a href="https://www.aap.nl/en">AAP Animal Advocacy and Protection (AAP)</a>, organizes a training on the humane handling and care of confiscated live animals for the benefit of wildlife monitoring and control units, Customs officials and the National Office for Sanitary Safety of Food Products, in Rabat from 17 to 19 April 2018.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/humane-handling-and-care-confiscated-live-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Animal rescue Primates aap animals barbary macaques Born to be Wild care CITES confiscated diseases handling HCEFLCD housing humane IFAW illegal wildlife trade legislation Morocco primates protection Rabat singe magot training transport Wildlife wildlife trafficking Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:08:27 +0000 aclose@ifaw.org 113443 at https://www.ifaw.org Moroccan government, IFAW and AAP launch local scouts unit to combat poaching of Barbary macaques in Ifrane National Park https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/moroccan-government-ifaw-and-aap-launch-local-scouts-unit-combat-poaching-barbary-macaques-ifra <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">Mar 21 2018</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="350" height="272" title="Moroccan government, IFAW and AAP launch local scouts unit to combat poaching of Barbary macaques in Ifrane National Park" alt="Moroccan government, IFAW and AAP launch local scouts unit to combat poaching of" src="/sites/default/files/Launch%20event%20Ifrane%20%28Custom%29_0.jpg" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and <a href="https://www.aap.nl/en">AAP Animal Advocacy and Protection (AAP)</a>, in close cooperation with the High Commission for Water and Forests and the Fight against Desertification (HCEFLCD) officially launch a new unit of local scouts to combat the poaching of Barbary macaques and protect their natural habitat in Ifrane National Park in Morocco.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/moroccan-government-ifaw-and-aap-launch-local-scouts-unit-combat-poaching-barbary-macaques-ifra" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Animal rescue Primates aap animal atlas barbary confiscation DISRUPT handling IFAW ifrane local Macaque monkey Morocco patrol rehabilitation release rescue scouts surveillance tourism tourist trade trafficking training unit Wildlife Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:15:45 +0000 aclose@ifaw.org 113356 at https://www.ifaw.org Capacity building workshops in Morocco to combat wildlife trade https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/capacity-building-workshops-morocco-combat-wildlife-trade <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">Feb 20 2018</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="350" height="260" title="Capacity building workshops in Morocco to combat wildlife trade" alt="Capacity building workshops in Morocco to combat wildlife trade" src="/sites/default/files/Picture_1%20%28Custom%29_0.jpg" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), in collaboration with the High Commission for Water and Forests and the Fight against Desertification (HCEFLCD) and AAP Animal Advocacy and Protection (AAP), organizes two training workshops for the customs and wildlife officials in Nador from 20 to 22 and in Tangier from 26 to 28 February 2018 to combat illegal wildlife trade in the Kingdom of Morocco.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/capacity-building-workshops-morocco-combat-wildlife-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Animal rescue Education Primates aap Barbary macaque capacity building customs DISRUPT endangered forestry IFAW illegal monkey Morocco nador tangier trade trafficking training Wildlife workshop Fri, 02 Mar 2018 16:45:51 +0000 aclose@ifaw.org 113298 at https://www.ifaw.org Rescue, rehabilitation and release of Dominica's parrots https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/rescue-rehabilitation-and-release-dominicas-parrots <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/6394">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">Feb 9 2018</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong>Core to IFAW&rsquo;s work are the pillars of</strong> <strong>rescue, rehabilitation and release of animals in the places they call home.</strong> Without concern for the welfare of every individual animal, our global conservation efforts to save wildlife populations and habitats from natural and human caused threats would be for naught.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/rescue-rehabilitation-and-release-dominicas-parrots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Raptors Dogs & Cats Fri, 09 Feb 2018 16:58:20 +0000 Kelvin Alie 113205 at https://www.ifaw.org IFAW Disaster Response team heads to the island of Dominica https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-heads-island-domini-0 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/6394">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">Oct 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="ifaw kelvin alie travels to home island dominica after hurricane maria" class="caption" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/kelvin_alie_wildlife_rescue_dominica-ifaw_4.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 432px;" title="IFAW Executive Vice President Kelvin Alie travels to his home island of Dominica after the devastation of Hurricane Maria." />It has been an excruciating month for me since Hurricane Maria slammed my home island of Dominica. There was almost no information coming out in the first few days after the disaster. I couldn&rsquo;t reach my family.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-heads-island-domini-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Turtles Dogs & Cats animal rescue disaster response Dominica hurricane maria IFAW imperial parrot parrot wildlife rescue Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:35:47 +0000 Kelvin Alie 112890 at https://www.ifaw.org IFAW Disaster Response team heads to the island of Dominica https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-heads-island-dominica <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/6394">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">Oct 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="ifaw kelvin alie travels to home island dominica after hurricane maria" class="caption" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/kelvin_alie_wildlife_rescue_dominica-ifaw_4.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 432px;" title="IFAW Executive Vice President Kelvin Alie travels to his home island of Dominica after the devastation of Hurricane Maria." />It has been an excruciating month for me since Hurricane Maria slammed my home island of Dominica. There was almost no information coming out in the first few days after the disaster. I couldn&rsquo;t reach my family.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-disaster-response-team-heads-island-dominica" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Turtles Dogs & Cats animal rescue disaster response Dominica hurricane maria IFAW imperial parrot parrot wildlife rescue Thu, 26 Oct 2017 18:40:41 +0000 Kelvin Alie 112811 at https://www.ifaw.org