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TAKE ACTION NOW! IWC: Enforce the Whaling Moratorium in Iceland, Japan, and Norway
Animals  (tags: whaling, killing, whaling bans, IWC, animals, animalwelfare )

AWAY AWHI
- 1087 days ago - change.org
I'm calling for the IWC to enforce their whaling moratorium, and for the governments of Iceland, Japan, and Norway to impose stricter regulations on whaling.
DEMAND the International Whaling Commission Support Sea Shepherd and Stop Japan From Whaling ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, IWC, stop wailing, Japanese Whaling )

Angela
- 1501 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sea Shepherd is the top charity to help save the oceans, but recently they've even fined for doing this ! They have had pay $2.5 million dollars to a Japanese whaling company just for protesting their murderous hunts. And the IWC does nothing !
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urgent Appeal to Save Thousands of Whales
Animals  (tags: whales, whaling, IWC, wildlife, wildanimals, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, protection )

AWAY AWHI
- 2574 days ago - avaaz.org
The voting for the South Atlantic Whale Sanctuary has taken place and sadly, even though a majority of the countries voted in favor, it didn't get the 75% of votes needed to succeed.Within hours, nations could vote to create a vital whale sanctuary encomp
IWC Whaling Talks Focus on 'Too Commercial' Arctic Claims
Animals  (tags: whaling, IWC, whales, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, humans, animalwelfare, animals, animalrights, slaughter, protection )

AWAY AWHI
- 2574 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) is set to open with the focus on hunting by indigenous groups mainly in the Arctic.
Whaling in Iceland
Animals  (tags: whaling, conservation, ecosystem, environmental stability, cetacean mammals, breeding habits of whales, whaling moratorium, political sanctions, whale watching, whale populations, whaling tradition, whalers, iwc, international whaling commission )

Deb
- 2881 days ago - bellaonline.com
A critical area to keep a watch on for whale decimation due to human hunting is Iceland and with closed-minded people with short-term thinking in official government capacities concern is merited.
Transparency, Sanctuary Should Be Top Priorities at International Whaling Commission Meeting PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: IWC, whales, sanctuary, protection, discussions, south atlantic whale sanctuary )

Simone
- 2935 days ago - news.change.org
Delegates to the International Whaling Commission's 63rd annual meeting on July 11-15 in Jersey (Channel Islands) can and should support proposals favoring transparency in governance and operations and the creation of a South Atlantic whale sanctuary.
Controversial Commercial Whaling Proposal Fails at IWC Meeting
Animals  (tags: whaling, whales, IWC, whale hunt, animals )

Daelyn
- 3314 days ago - thisdishisvegetarian.com
Three years in the making, the controversial whaling proposal that would have reversed the global moratorium on commercial whaling has failed. IWC members were unable to reach an agreement on major issues during negotiations.
International Whaling Commission Meeting Kicks Off in Morocco
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whales, environment, IWC, meeting, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 3316 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
The International Whaling Commission began its most important meeting in decades debating whether to scrap an ineffective 25-year ban on commercial hunting and instead allow for limited whaling under a more enforceable regime.
Excellent Article on the Whaling Ban: Q&A
Animals  (tags: Niki Entrup, WDCS, IWC, whales, slaughter, killing, endangered, suffering, cruelty, animalrights, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, protection, conservation )

Bev
- 3316 days ago - dw-world.de
Expert Niki Entrup of the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (Germany) slams plans to lift the whaling ban.
Tell Obama: No Whaling on Our Watch
Animals  (tags: whales, wildlife, killing, slaughter, suffering, Obama, IWC, International Whaling Commission, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, extinction, endangered, protection, wildanimals, animalwelfare, environment, cruelty )

Roseann
- 3330 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Right now President Obama is poised to support a proposal that will allow commercial whaling. Such whaling has been prohibited for decades, and this would be an unacceptable setback for ocean conservation.
ACTION ALERT: IWC to Consider Overturning Ban on Commerical Whaling This June !!!
Animals  (tags: IWC, overturning, commerical whaling ban, whales threatened, endangered, protectioin )

Simone
- 3389 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The International Whaling Commission (IWC) will vote in June on a deadly proposal to overturn the global ban on commercial whaling signed by President Reagan in 1986. As the proposal is written, countries like Japan, Norway and Iceland, who ignored the
A Tale Of Two Meetings
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whaling, meeting, IWC, environment, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 3539 days ago - wdcs.org
Two important meetings are taking place this winter; both with significant implications for whales. Last month a small group of countries met behind closed doors to discuss the 'Future of the International Whaling Commission (IWC)'.
Hint of Conservation Push Brightens Whaling Stalemate
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, whaling, IWC, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, conservation )

CherAway
- 3674 days ago - enn.com
The International Whaling Commission(IWC) may be shifting towards a more conservation-oriented role after this week backing an ambitious Australian plan for non-lethal whale research.
IWC Whale Meeting Agrees Climate Change Fudge - Ducks Whaling Issues
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, IWC, climate change, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 3675 days ago - tiny.cc
The International Whaling Commission adopted a major climate change resolution on the last day of its 61st meeting, although it failed to take decisions on contentious whaling issues after days of negotiations that have hampered its progress in recent
Whale Chief Mulls Ending Hunt Ban
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, whaling, ban, IWC, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

CherAway
- 3676 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The outgoing chair of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) has suggested whale conservation could benefit from ending the commercial hunting ban.
 

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