TRAFFIC joins European zoos and others in two-year drive to save Asian songbirds

23. September 2017
TRAFFIC joins European zoos and others in two-year drive to save Asian songbirds

Emmen, The Netherlands 23rd September 2017—The European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA), together with TRAFFIC, BirdLife International and the IUCN Asian Songbird Trade Specialist Group, today launched a collaborative effort to save iconic Asian songbird species from extinction. 
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10 abgefahrene Dinge, die ich esse, seit ich vegan bin

22. September 2017
10 abgefahrene Dinge, die ich esse, seit ich vegan bin

ERSTENS: Avocadotoast. Einer meiner persönlichen Favoriten. Dazu einfach Avocado aufs Brot streichen oder schneiden und mit Salz, Chili und Kala Namak bestreuen. Kala Namak ist ein indisches Schwarzsalz, das wie Ei schmeckt! Probiert es aus!   Avocado roses, microgreens, and turmeric onion cashew spread on sourdough. Anyone else have toast for dinner sometimes? Ein Beitrag Geschrieben von Bella im VeganBlog.de
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US Prison Locations Added to Environmental Justice Mapping Tool

US Prison Locations Added to Environmental Justice Mapping Tool

by Zoe Loftus-Farren / Earth Island News As an environmental reporter, it’s not every day that I get to communicate good news — the state of our environment often feels pretty bleak. But today, at least, there is a victory to celebrate: Thanks to the persistence of a small group of prison ecology advocates, the support of their allies, prisoners rights and environmental...
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Mehr Tierschutz in Deutschland? Ihr habt die Wahl!

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22. September 2017
Mehr Tierschutz in Deutschland? Ihr habt die Wahl!

Zwar werden Tieren offiziell noch keine Rechte zugeschrieben, doch der Tierschutz ist schon seit 2002 im Grundgesetz verankert. Tierquälerei ist in Deutschland eine Straftat. Dennoch werden selbst minimale Veränderungen zugunsten der Tiere verhindert und die Tierqual sogar noch legalisiert. Denn die Politik blockiert den Tierschutz aktiv. Die meisten Menschen sprechen sich gegen Tierquälerei aus und Geschrieben von Tina im VeganBlog.de
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Mapuche Political Prisoner Hunger Strike Reaches Day 107: Urgent Call for National and International Solidarity

Mapuche Political Prisoner Hunger Strike Reaches Day 107: Urgent Call for National and International Solidarity

from The Women’s Coordinating Committee For a Free Wallmapu posted on Thursday, September 21st, 2017 Since July 7th, 2017, four Mapuche Political Prisoners have maintained a hunger strike that has now lasted upwards of over 107 days. They have been held in pre-trial custody for over a year, under what has been considered an abusive and irregular process under the Anti-Terrorist Law in...
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IFAW launches #OneActForAll to protect the ESA

21. September 2017

Carson Barylak Sep 21 2017 With the support of over two dozen celebrity advocates, IFAW is taking a stand to protect the US Endangered Species Act (ESA). Together we...
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One Hundred Cops Spend 11 Hours Evicting a Tripod in Germany’s Hambach Forest

by Hambach Forest Defenders / Earth First! Newswire photo from Twitter: @JustHambi On September 19th at 8 o’clock in the morning approx 100 cops entered the millenarian Hambacher Forest,...
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Kinofilm Saving Flora mit misshandeltem Elefanten: Filmfirma in der Kritik

21. September 2017

Eine breite Öffentlichkeit hat sich mit einem offenen Brief an die Filmgesellschaft FJ Productions gewandt. Diese bestand aus PETA USA, die Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS), Hollywoodstars wie Kim...
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Vietnamese media encouraged to become “agents of change” in efforts to deter wildlife crime

21. September 2017

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 22nd September 2017 (World Rhino Day)—Approximately 70 influential guests gathered today in Hanoi for a World Rhino Day Seminar organized by TRAFFIC on the role of...
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Fish Farm Occupation Moves From Sea to City

by Emilee Gilpin / The Tyee First Nations campaigners occupying fish farms on Vancouver Island received a boost of support last Friday when a group of supporters occupied the...
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