Does art just reflect, or can it help to save our wildlife?

april 10, 2015
Does art just reflect, or can it help to save our wildlife?

London art

A new London exhibition in partnership with IFAW has officially opened at the exclusive Erarta Galleries London in Mayfair.

20 ans en France, 20 ans ensemble : 20 ans déjà !

april 13, 2015

Photo envoyée par l'un de nos sympathisants dans le cadre des 20 ans d'IFAW

Robbenjagd beginnt in Kanada

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april 10, 2015

Am Sonntag, den 12.4. beginnt an Kanadas Ostküste offiziell die diesjährige kommerzielle Robbenjagd. 400.000 Sattelrobben dürfen in den nächsten Wochen laut der vom kanadischen Fischereiministerium (DFO) herausgegebenen Quote getötet werden.

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Canada’s commerciële zeehondenjacht: wreed, onnodig en verbijsterend verspillend

april 3, 2015
Canada’s commerciële zeehondenjacht: wreed, onnodig en verbijsterend verspillend

Waarschuwing: deze video bevat schokkende beelden.

Op dit moment is alles rustig op het ijs. 

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VIDEO: geredde neushoorns vrijgelaten in India

april 7, 2015

Twee met de hand grootgebrachte neushoorns, Sohola en Baghmari, zijn uitgezet in Kaziranga National Park, een Unesco Werelderfgoedlocatie.

De twee mannelijke neushoorns doorliepen een rehabilitatietraject van drie tot vier jaar in IFAW’s Wildlife Rescue Center in Noordoost-India.

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Over hekken en afzettingen; bescherming van olifanten in Liwonde

april 6, 2015
Over hekken en afzettingen; bescherming van olifanten in Liwonde

Natuurparken in Malawi worden vaak omschreven als ‘eilanden van wildernis in een zee van mensen’.

Kilometerslange, slecht onderhouden afzettingen – ooit werden ze neergezet om de wilde dieren te beschermen, nu leveren ze het materiaal voor dodelijke strikken die hun leven bedreigen.

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98.7% human – getting to know individual chimps in Uganda

april 11, 2015
Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary is home to 48 orphaned chimps.

Ngamba Chimps

Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary is located on a magical little island in Lake Victoria, Uganda, and is home to 48 orphaned chimps rescued from Uganda and neighboring African countries.

Let’s get right whale critical habitat out of 1994

april 13, 2015
North Atlantic right whale critical habitat boundaries have not been revised sin

North Atlantic right whale critical habitat boundaries have not been revised since they were first established.  In 1994 computers resembled large gray boxes, Encyclopedias were our Google, cell phones weren’t all that “smart”, and North Atlantic right whale critical habitat was designated along the U.S.

How IFAW’s founder Brian Davies came to dedicate his life to seals

april 10, 2015
In 1969, Brian Davies founded IFAW to end Canada’s commercial seal hunt.

In 1969, Brian Davies founded IFAW to end Canada’s commercial seal hunt. Forty five years later, we are still working on realizing that dream, but we’re getting closer. Brian’s vision and determination continue to inspire our staff, supporters and animal lovers around the world. I spoke with him about the early days and asked for his thoughts on the progress that we have made.

VIDEO: Amazing view of entire elephant family greeting newborn calf

april 14, 2015

Watch the author’s video above, as the OA family greet their newest addition, a healthy baby boy.

Elephant greetings are special.

Witnessing them always makes me smile, because of the clear joy elephants take in being with one another. These displays of excited behaviour serve an important function.