https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/27 en Disrupting wildlife cybercrime in Europe and Russia – new report uncovers the scale of online wildlife trade https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/disrupting-wildlife-cybercrime-europe-and-russia-%E2%80%93-new-report-uncovers-scale-online-wildlife-tr <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/wildlife-trade/tania-mccrea-steele">Tania McCrea-Steele</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 24 2018</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>You could be forgiven for thinking that wildlife crime is something that only affects animals and people in Africa and Asia, but the reality is that it is a global problem. The internet provides customers and wildlife traffickers access to a vast marketplace, one that is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/disrupting-wildlife-cybercrime-europe-and-russia-%E2%80%93-new-report-uncovers-scale-online-wildlife-tr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Tigers Bears Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Primates Rhinos Tigers Turtles big cats birds consumers elephants governments illegal Internet law enforcement legal online online technology companies owls parrots primates reptiles rhinos tortoises trafficking wildlife cybercrime wildlife trade Thu, 24 May 2018 08:41:47 +0000 Tania McCrea-Steele 113523 at https://www.ifaw.org Online wildlife trade investigation reveals scale and nature of advertisements in four key countries https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/online-wildlife-trade-investigation-reveals-scale-and-nature-advertisements-four-key-countries <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 23 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="300" height="200" title="Online wildlife trade investigation reveals scale and nature of advertisements in four key countries" alt="Online wildlife trade investigation reveals scale and nature of advertisements i" src="/sites/default/files/Rhinocerous_300px_1.jpg" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em>Research conducted in the United Kingdom, along with France, Germany and Russia found&nbsp;almost one-fifth of posts offering ivory or suspected ivory products for sale&nbsp;</em></p> <p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/online-wildlife-trade-2018"><em>Disrupt: Wildlife Cybercrime &ndash; Uncovering the scale of online wildlife trade</em></a>, released today by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), highlights the vast quantity of live animals and their body parts available for sale online and the threat this poses to the future survival of many species.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/online-wildlife-trade-investigation-reveals-scale-and-nature-advertisements-four-key-countries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Tigers Bears Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Rhinos Tigers Turtles big cats birds consumers elephants governments illegal Internet law enforcement legal online online technology companies owls parrots primates reptiles rhinos tortoises trafficking wildlife cybercrime wildlife trade Tue, 22 May 2018 23:20:38 +0000 aclose@ifaw.org 113500 at https://www.ifaw.org Supporter-named orphan bears return to Russian wild https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/supporter-named-orphan-bears-return-russian-wild <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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 6 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>This year, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) plans to release 12 cubs&nbsp;in 4 regions - Pskov, Tver, Kirov region and the Komi Republic. Our supporters had the opportunity to name a few of these cubs, and here are some of their stories.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/supporter-named-orphan-bears-return-russian-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears bears IFAW Orphan Bear Rescue Center pippa poe russia tadeo Video Fri, 06 Oct 2017 17:15:05 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 112712 at https://www.ifaw.org IFAW launches #OneActForAll to protect the ESA https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/ifaw-launches-oneactforall-protect-esa <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/wildlife-trade/carson-barylak">Carson Barylak</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">Sep 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/T4biEGS-Bkc" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>With the support of over two dozen celebrity advocates, IFAW is taking a stand to protect the US Endangered Species Act (ESA). Together we are launching the #OneActForAll campaign, calling on US citizens to take action.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/ifaw-launches-oneactforall-protect-esa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Whales Elephants Tigers Wolves Bears Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Whales Wolves Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:58:57 +0000 Carson Barylak 112594 at https://www.ifaw.org Animal Rescue August 2017 https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/resource-centre/animal-rescue-august <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">Aug 22 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Animal Rescue August 2017</p> </div> Animal rescue Bears Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Whales Dogs & Cats animal rescue Other Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:17:43 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 112345 at https://www.ifaw.org Street artist Sonny’s passion for imperiled animals https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/street-artist-sonny%E2%80%99s-passion-imperiled-animals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/cats-and-dogs/kelly-johnston">Kelly Johnston</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">Jul 19 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157683979050311" title="Sonny"><img alt="Sonny" height="640" src="https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4309/35858106772_610d7c0468_z.jpg" width="584" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/street-artist-sonny%E2%80%99s-passion-imperiled-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Bears Big Cats Wed, 19 Jul 2017 18:51:39 +0000 Kelly Johnston 112048 at https://www.ifaw.org