Building Living Walls to Protect Wildlife

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Building Living Walls to Protect Wildlife

WINGS Managing Director Yael Jekogian visits with African People & Wildlife,

an organization that partners with local communities to encourage and establish practices, programs and life-styles that allow humans and wildlife to thrive living side-by-side. One of APW’s signature programs is establishing living walls to mitigate conflict between humans and wildlife.

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Returning Wildlife to their Natural Habitat With Freeland Brasil

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Returning Wildlife to their Natural Habitat With Freeland Brasil

Through her organization, Freeland Brasil, Dr. Juliana Machado Ferreira is helping the Center for Wildlife Management and Conservation

return wild animals to their natural habitats after they've been seized from poachers, traffickers or illegal pet holders.

Poachers and traffickers capture the animals because they are extremely valuable on the black market. The United States is one of the prime destinations for illegal South American wildlife, keeping the demand for this criminal and lucrative practice high.

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Constanza Ceruti wins ISWG Gold Medal Award

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Constanza Ceruti wins ISWG Gold Medal Award

The International Society of Woman Geographers

presented WINGS Fellow Constanza Ceruti, an Argentinian anthropologist, with the Gold Medal award during the organization's Triennial Meeting in May, the theme of which was "Women Who Make a Difference in the World."

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