July 3, 2012
Aboriginal subsistence whaling took center stage on day two of the annual IWC meeting.
July 2, 2012
The annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission opened in Panama with a vote for the South Atlantic Sanctuary.
June 27, 2012
HSI's delegation to the 64th annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission, held in Panama City, Panama, was hopeful agreements on stronger protection for whales could be achieved despite ongoing efforts by whaling nations to upend the commercial whaling moratorium.
June 25, 2012
HSI's opening statement to the July 2012 IWC meeting in Panama.
May 31, 2012
This new report reveals that for over two decades Denmark's position at the IWC and CITES has been predominantly out of line with the principles, objectives and provisions of EU legislation in the context of the conservation of whales.
May 29, 2012
An update to a report detailing the evolution of the IWC into a conservation organization and offering a vision for its future.
April 5, 2012
As another Japanese whaling season came to a close, HSI prepared for IWC 64.
September 8, 2011
Japanese whaling activity in the Southern Ocean faced an uncertain future as new problems weighed on the government.
July 20, 2011
Conservation and animal welfare groups commended Commerce Secretary Gary Locke and the U.S. Department of Commerce for the announcement that Iceland is undermining the effectiveness of the International Whaling Commission by hunting whales in defiance of the IWC’s global ban on commercial whaling.
July 15, 2011
Wins and losses for whales at the 2011 meeting of the International Whaling Commission.