March 5, 2010
A study entitled "The Economics of Polar Bear Trophy Hunting in Canada," jointly released in March 2010 by Humane Society International and International Fund for Animal Welfare, revealed that polar bear hunts provide little economic benefit to Canada's Inuit communities.
March 4, 2010
In March 2010, Humane Society International/UK applauded the 198 MPs who had signed Early Day Motion 682, calling on the government to support increased protection for polar bears, ahead of the meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora.
February 16, 2010
In February 2010, HSI Canada and other organizations were calling for an end to the trophy hunting of bears in British Columbia's Great Bear Rainforest.
January 29, 2010
Humane Society International urged support for a proposal for better CITES protection for polar bears ahead of the 2010 CITES meeting.
December 16, 2009
In December 2009, Canada announced it would oppose increased protection for polar bears from international trade at CITES 2010.
March 17, 2009
First Nations, Animal Protection and Conservation Groups Unite to Save Bears in BC's Great Bear Rainforest
First Nations, animal protection and conservation groups have united to protect bears from cruel and unsustainable trophy hunts in British Columbia.
September 18, 2008
Establecida en 1945, la Organización Naciones Unidas (ONU) fue creada para preservar la paz entre las naciones y alentar la cooperación internacional y la seguridad colectiva. Su trabajo incluye temas sociales y ambientales.
September 2, 2008
To honor tigers and promote their conservation, MUTTS artist and HSUS board member Patrick McDonnell featured them in his cartoon strip in the last week of August, 2008.
July 10, 2008
Polar bear populations are at risk and trophy hunting of these animals should be stopped.
October 22, 2002
The HSUS is a founding member of SSN, an international coaliton of organizations committed to protecting wildlife by working to improve and implement the CITES treaty.