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Historic Effort for Asian Elephant Conservation

Author: Heidi Riddle In a historic effort to save and conserve the Asian elephant, Government representatives from the 13 Asian countries which still have extant populations of wild Asian elephants, gathered at the Asian Elephant Range States Meeting to improve collaboration and cooperation in order to protect elephants in Asia. The Asian Elephant Range States [...]

Historic Effort for Asian Elephant Conservation 2017-06-10T21:17:20+00:00

Woburn UK sends us this Easter Photo

Woburn in the UK sent us this fabulous photo to share Conservation requires a great deal of 'thinking forward'--thinking forward towards the next project, thinking forward towards policy developments, thinking forward for population numbers, and thinking forward for the future of elephants. This month, we are pleased to highlight some of the many ways IEF [...]

Woburn UK sends us this Easter Photo 2017-04-30T20:33:53+00:00

2017 IEF Project Support

IEF-supported projects protect elephants from poaching, seek solutions for human-elephant conflict, equip and train community conservationists, increase our knowledge of the treatment and prevention of disease and educate people.

2017 IEF Project Support 2017-04-30T13:18:55+00:00

EEHV Advisory Group Meeting

The Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpes Virus (EEHV) Advisory Group met in Atlanta, GA, the Saturday following the joint American Association of Zoo Veterinarians/European Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians conference in July 2016.

EEHV Advisory Group Meeting 2017-04-30T20:29:12+00:00

Give an Elephant a Lift – Donate your Vehicle!

Donate your old vehicle to the International Elephant Foundation (IEF) Wondering what to do with your used car, truck, motorcycle or boat? Donating your old vehicle to the International Elephant Foundation (IEF), is convenient, easy, and may qualify you for a tax deduction. And best of all, your donation will make a big difference in [...]

Give an Elephant a Lift – Donate your Vehicle! 2017-05-07T16:28:25+00:00

Uganda’s Elephants: The Real Story

Uganda’s Elephants: The Real Story is a 7 minute long video. Produced with Verity White to provide schools, universities, wildlife training institute, the tourism and conservation sectors a tool to help understand Uganda's natural heritage and history a little better. Click for Video

Uganda’s Elephants: The Real Story 2017-05-07T16:28:18+00:00

Interview: Dr. Michele Miller

Elephant Conservation, Outreach & Elephant Diseases IEF is very excited to start a new interview segment in our eNewsletter, aiming to have conservationists explain their work in their own words. We hope to inspire and show what it takes to be on the front lines of elephant conservation. We are honored to have our inaugural [...]

Interview: Dr. Michele Miller 2017-05-07T16:28:11+00:00

Integrating teaching and folklore theatre to promote HECx

R. Marimuthu and B.A. Daniel International Elephant Foundation IEF funded a project to conduct 10 Human Elephant Coexistence street plays, two days teacher- training workshops and 2 school education programmes in Erode Forest Division, Tamil Nadu. Zoo Outreach Organization conducted several teacher-training workshops in India (Tamil Nadu, Kerala, West Bengal), Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Indonesia and [...]

Integrating teaching and folklore theatre to promote HECx 2017-02-25T12:06:03+00:00