https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/publications/rss.xml/4/15 en Essay competition winners come up with bright ideas for protecting wild animals https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news-winchester-essay-competition-2018 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/dogs-cats/philip-mansbridge">Philip Mansbridge</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 28 2018</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Young people are the future of animal conservation and welfare. Every new generation of conservationists will have to continue the groundwork set out by generations before them, and continue to pave the way for the protection of animals and the places they call home.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news-winchester-essay-competition-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Wed, 28 Feb 2018 15:26:50 +0000 Philip Mansbridge 113277 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 How an IFAW scholarship student overcame odds https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/how-ifaw-scholarship-student-overcame-odds <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/elephants/jacqueline-nyagah">Jacqueline Nyagah</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 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Jonathan has had a tough road on his way to earning one of the 60 IFAW-sponsored scholarships to members of the OOGR." class="caption" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/05_26_17_scholarship.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 601px;" title="Jonathan has had a tough road on his way to earning one of the 60 IFAW-sponsored scholarships to members of the OOGR." />When I meet Jonathan at the Amboseli Serena Lodge where he works, it is almost 8 pm; he just knocked off for the day.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/how-ifaw-scholarship-student-overcame-odds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education class diploma graduate learn scholarship student study Fri, 26 May 2017 16:37:20 +0000 Jacqueline Nyagah 111517 at https://www.ifaw.org Help us find our 2017 Animal Action Award winners https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/animal-action-award-nominate-2017 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/dogs-cats/philip-mansbridge">Philip Mansbridge</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">Apr 20 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW animal action awards 2017" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/Animal-action-awards-2017.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 378px;" title="The proud recipients of last year's awards" /></p> <p>It&rsquo;s time to start working on one of our favourite events of the year&hellip;as we open up nominations for our 2017 Animal Action Awards! Every year at a prestigious ceremony at the House of Lords, IFAW honours the achievements of outstanding individuals who have made a significant contribution to animal welfare.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/animal-action-award-nominate-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education action for animals animal action awards animal action awards 2017 animal hero awards hero for animals ifaw awards Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:12:20 +0000 Philip Mansbridge 111117 at https://www.ifaw.org Our response to scholars’ call to have animal welfare ethics taught in French schools https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/our-response-scholars-call-have-animal-welfare-ethics-taught-french-schools <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/julie-matondo">Julie Matondo</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">Mar 6 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Animal Action Education has reached 5 million children worldwide on the power of humane education, proven by research." class="caption" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/03_06_17_humane_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Animal Action Education has reached 5 million children worldwide on the power of humane education, proven by research." />I have a very vivid memory of the day my literature professor settled the fundamental question of the difference between animals and humans: Animals do not have consciences.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/our-response-scholars-call-have-animal-welfare-ethics-taught-french-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education children France French homework kid lesson plan school student teacher Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:51:30 +0000 Julie Matondo 110651 at https://www.ifaw.org China’s Young Celebrities Appeal for Wildlife Protection on World Wildlife Day https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/china%E2%80%99s-young-celebrities-appeal-wildlife-protection-world-wildlife-day <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 3 2017</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" title="China’s Young Celebrities Appeal for Wildlife Protection on World Wildlife Day" alt="China’s Young Celebrities Appeal for Wildlife Protection on World Wildlife Day" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/poster_0.jpg?1488554639" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>On this year&rsquo;s UN World Wildlife Day, United Nations Environment, International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) launched the &lsquo;Protect Our Wildlife Star&rsquo; campaign with young celebrities Jevon Wang, Junkai Wang and Xiaotong Guan to serve as the advocates for 2017 World Wildlife Day (WWD).</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/china%E2%80%99s-young-celebrities-appeal-wildlife-protection-world-wildlife-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Elephants Tigers Education Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Tigers Turtles UN World Wildlife Day world wildlife day WWD Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:36:26 +0000 adintino 110636 at https://www.ifaw.org