17 July 2015
The Born Free Foundation is saddened to hear of the recent death of an elephant at Knowsley Safari Park, Merseyside.
Reports suggest that the 29 year old female named Shaba had to be put down as a result of deteriorating...
16 July 2015
Reminder that circuses are not “harmless fun” as elephant suffers dangerous fall in Belarusian circus
8 July 2015
While the poaching crisis that is destroying elephant populations and societies across Africa dominates the news, international conservation efforts, and political discussions, an insidious form of elephant trade persists. Born...
30 June 2015
It seems that at least 27 elephant calves are being held in bomas in Hwange, where they are apparently being ‘prepared for export’.
24 June 2015
A new report reveals that most of the ivory being smuggled out of Africa comes from just two areas!
12 June 2015
Born Free strongly criticises news that wild elephant calves ripped from their families in Zimbabwe will be shipped to a Chinese safari park.
2 June 2015
The Born Free Foundation welcomed the news that Preloved.co.uk, the UK’s leading online marketplace for consumers to sell, swap and buy second hand belongings, has banned ivory products from its site.
The move reflects growing...
1 June 2015
Update from PALF - Project for the Application of Law for Fauna, Republic of Congo
29 May 2015
Categories: Homepage News, Elephants Campaign News
Liz Greengrass, Born Free Foundation's Programmes Manager Field Conservation reports on a recent visit to Babile Elephant Sanctuary
The first thing that strikes you about Ethiopia is the sheer density of people. Addis Ababa...
29 April 2015
Today, in Republic of Congo’s capital Brazzaville, a 4.7 tonne pyre of ivory was burnt and in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, another 10 tonnes was crushed.