All posts tagged Born Free Foundation

April 30, 2015, No comments

It’s a scene that is becoming all too familiar across Africa – and around the world. Tonnes of confiscated ivory piled high and then torched. Stockpiles around the world are […]

Ethiopia burns massive stockpile of ivory signals zero tolerance on elephant poaching

March 21, 2015, No comments

The war on poaching continues as another African nation burned a giant stockpile of ivory. Gulele Botanical Garden in Ethiopia was host to pyre of an ...

This is what poaching looks like in Kenya

March 4, 2015, 1 Comment

A heartbreaking scene played out in Nairobi National Park. That’s where 15 tonnes of ivory was set ablaze to mark World Wildlife Day on March 3. ...

Saved from the Big Top, lions finally taste freedom on African soil

January 22, 2015, No comments

The rescued circus lions we told you about yesterday, are now roaming free in Africa. Sisters Maggie and Sonja, both 8, spent almost their entire live ...