IFAW Animal Action Education

IFAW Animal Action Week. Courtesy of David Malecki, IFAW, 2008.

IFAW’s Animal Action Education program engages more than 5M students and educators in dozens of countries each year with educational materials to educate, inspire and empower young people to respect and protect animals and the environment.

Founded in 1969, IFAW works to save individual animals, animal populations and habitats all over the world. With projects in more than 40 countries, IFAW focuses its efforts on protecting animals and populations from cruelty and disaster-influenced suffering, commercial exploitation and habitat degradation.

Through collaborative partnerships, we support innovative projects that protect vulnerable wildlife from extinction, while restoring balance to threatened ecosystems and communities. Our work is divided into six main program areas – Wildlands Conservation, Oceans Conservation, Climate Change, Indigenous Rights, Transforming California, and Innovative Solutions.

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