Did you know that being a wildlife ranger is one of the most dangerous jobs on the planet? Over 100 rangers died in the line of duty in 2018 alone.
THE INTERNATIONAL ELEPHANT FOUNDATION (IEF)
IS NOW ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR 2021 ELEPHANT CONSERVATION FUNDING SUPPORT.
The International Elephant Foundation is pleased to announce that we will be accepting applications for Asian and African elephant conservation initiatives for funding in 2021. Emergency actions and projects that directly address problems exacerbated by the Covid-19 crisis will […]
The dense lowland forests in the north of the island of Sumatra hold some of the world’s most magnificent, rare, and unique animals and some of the most dedicated people devoted to their preservation. Working out of 7 base camps throughout Aceh Province, the Conservation Response Unit (CRU) teams of skilled, conservation-management trained mahouts and their elephants are the frontline workers protecting wildlife and habitat. And they need our help.
One of the words we keep hearing these days is "uncertain". We live in "uncertain times", the future of businesses is "uncertain", and even the future of conservation is "uncertain". With this uncertainty comes a need for people to understand how our world is changing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
At the International Elephant Foundation, taking care of animals is what we do. Be it through anti-poaching patrols, habitat protection, or elephant research, we are committed to making the world a better place for elephants to live and thrive. And since elephants share their habitats with so many endangered species […]
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, IEF will not be soliciting proposals for our Conservation and Research grant program on our annual time frame at this time. Please follow our web site for further news and information.
See who won the Video Contest - and watch them all again and again! They are all truly spectacular.
As we sit down and give thanks for all of the blessings we have in life, we at the International Elephant Foundation would like to highlight how thankful we are for the Rangers, Eco-Guards, Patrolmen and Patrolwomen who devote their lives to protecting wild things and wild places. This year’s Giving Tuesday campaign is dedicated to them!
We had over 65 talks and presentations from presenters from all over the world, held Africa’s first ever EEHV Workshop
We are always so impressed with the videos submitted by our conservation project grant award winners about their work that we wanted to add something fun and rewarding in 2019.