Posts Tagged ‘ wildlife trade ’

UK moves forward on a total ivory ban!

6. Oktober 2017
UK moves forward on a total ivory ban!

David Cowdrey Oct 6 2017 Hearing today that the UK government is launching a consultation to ban ivory is brilliant news. read more
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CITES-listed species seized in Moscow

13. September 2017

Elena Zharkova Sep 13 2017 While attending a recent conference hosted by the Moscow State Institute of International Relations I had the opportunity to chat with Mr. Marat Murtuzaliev, the Head of the Domodedovo Customs Office who said: “15-20 years ago, animals of CITES-listed species were brought in the country by occasional smugglers earning...
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Kasungu National Park’s wildlife is recovering after 25 years of poaching

6. September 2017

Deanne Gibbs Sep 6 2017 The increase in scale and nature of the illegal wildlife trade combined with Malawi’s previously undeveloped and ineffective law enforcement efforts has had a devastating effect on the nation’s wildlife. Kasungu National Park, Malawi’s oldest protected area was once a thriving ecosystem with an abundance of wildlife. Rhino and...
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Portugal bans online trade in wild animals

30. August 2017
Portugal bans online trade in wild animals

Tania McCrea-Steele Aug 30 2017
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Six illegal wildlife smuggling photos that show the grim reality of this crime

25. August 2017

Tracy Bain Aug 28 2017 read more
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Map highlights Europe’s role in the global ivory trade

23. August 2017
Map highlights Europe’s role in the global ivory trade

Eleonora Panella Aug 24 2017 In July of this year, IFAW launched a campaign aimed at closing all European domestic ivory markets. read more
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Endangered falcons released back to the Russian wild

22. August 2017

Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova Aug 22 2017 read more
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Share and protect animals with IFAW Animojis

17. August 2017

Kerry Branon Aug 17 2017 We are excited to announce our very own “Animojis” – a collection of emoji stickers focused on wildlife conservation around the world along with our mobile messaging partners at Bare Tree Media. read more
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Conservation loses one of its best

17. August 2017
Conservation loses one of its best

Azzedine Downes Aug 17 2017 read more
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Two cheetah cubs rescued in the Horn of Africa

16. August 2017

Gail A’Brunzo Aug 1 2017 Two cheetah cubs in Somaliland have been recently rescued from the illegal wildlife trade. Both cubs were voluntarily surrendered to Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF)’s local associates after extensive negotiations. The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and CCF have partnered together in the rescue of these cubs. The partnership...
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Rhino horn auction all about profit, not protection nor conservation

16. August 2017
Rhino horn auction all about profit, not protection nor conservation

Dr. Joseph Okori Aug 16 2017 On Monday, the first ever legal online auction of rhino horn will be held by a South African auction house. The horn to be sold belongs to South Africa’s biggest commercial rhino farmer, John Hume. read more
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What the future holds this World Elephant Day

11. August 2017
What the future holds this World Elephant Day

Grace Ge Gabriel Aug 11 2017 I have never felt as optimistic for elephants as I feel today on this World Elephant Day 2017. read more
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