Celebrities Join The Herd To Stop Elephant Poaching

Celebrities Join The Herd To Stop Elephant Poaching Feb 16, 2016

A number of celebrities have joined WildAid's new campaign to stop the illegal ivory trade and end elephant poaching. More
Richard Branson Bites His Nails To Help Rhinos

Richard Branson Bites His Nails To Help Rhinos Jan 18, 2016

With rampant poaching threatening the survival of Africa’s rhinos, WildAid has assembled an all-star team of Chinese celebrities and global wildlife ambassadors led by Sir Richard Branson to speak out against the sale of rhino horn — by chewing on their own fingernails. More
Maggie Q Honored At Star-Studded WildAid Event

Maggie Q Honored At Star-Studded WildAid Event Nov 12, 2015

Last week, WildAid celebrated its international ambassadors at a special event in Los Angeles. More
Vietnamese Stars Come Together For Rhinos

Vietnamese Stars Come Together For Rhinos Aug 24, 2015

A who’s who of Vietnamese celebrities and Vietnam Idol alumni recently appeared on VTV for “The Call of the Wild,” a two-hour special to raise awareness about the fate of Africa’s rhinos, relentlessly targeted by poachers for their horns. More
Lupita Nyong'o Becomes Global Ambassador For Elephants

Lupita Nyong'o Becomes Global Ambassador For Elephants Jul 1, 2015

Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has returned to her native Kenya and announced that she will advocate globally for elephants with international conservation organization WildAid, as well as promote women’s issues, acting and the arts in Kenya. More
Lang Lang Says No To Ivory In China

Lang Lang Says No To Ivory In China Jun 2, 2015

Lang Lang, one of the world’s most famous classical pianists performing today, has stepped up to fight the global ivory trade in a stirring new public service announcement (PSA) to be distributed throughout his native China, the world’s largest market for ivory. More
Maggie Q And Dylan McDermott Attend Stop Using Rhino Horn Event In Vietnam

Maggie Q And Dylan McDermott Attend Stop Using Rhino Horn Event In Vietnam Apr 13, 2015

On Friday, WildAid's Vietnam team welcomed Vietnamese-American actor Maggie Q, star of the hit CBS series “Stalker,” and Deputy Chief of Mission of the U.S. Embassy Claire A. Pierangelo to a launch event in Hanoi for the second year of Stop Using Rhino Horn, which now boasts over 40 Vietnamese celebrities spreading this important message. More
Duke Of Cambridge Stars In WildAid PSAs Throughout China

Duke Of Cambridge Stars In WildAid PSAs Throughout China Mar 5, 2015

As The Duke of Cambridge tours China this week — the first such visit by a senior member of the British Royal Family since the 1980s — WildAid and its partners are spreading the word for elephants and rhinos with public service announcements starring His Royal Highness across the country. More
Wu Xiubo Films PSA For Manta Protection

Wu Xiubo Films PSA For Manta Protection Feb 2, 2015

Mantas are getting a big boost from one of China’s most popular actors, Wu Xiubo, with the release of a new manta protection PSA. More
New Elephant Conservation Short Film Premieres On Daily Show With Jon Stewart

New Elephant Conservation Short Film Premieres On Daily Show With Jon Stewart Dec 9, 2014

“Last Days,” a powerful short film by Academy Award-winning director Kathryn Bigelow, acclaimed screenwriter Scott Z. Burns and Annapurna Pictures (and distributed in partnership with WildAid) gets its wider public release on December 9 with an appearance on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart. More
Stars Attend WildAid Gala

Stars Attend WildAid Gala Nov 24, 2014

Wildlife conservationists, advocates and international celebrities including Yao Ming, Kathryn Bigelow, Maggie Q, Dylan McDermott and Bo Derek gathered at The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco to support local San Francisco nonprofit WildAid and their innovative work to reduce consumer demand for wildlife products. More
Saving Africa's Giants With Yao Ming

Saving Africa's Giants With Yao Ming Nov 19, 2014

WildAid is calling on the public to do its part to end the ivory poaching crisis by taking the Ivory Free pledge at ivoryfree.org. More
Yao Ming Premieres The End Of The Wild

Yao Ming Premieres The End Of The Wild Aug 21, 2014

Celebrities, conservationists, political officials and the media recently gathered for a special premiere screening of “The End of the Wild,” a new documentary that follows basketball legend and committed conservationist Yao Ming on a fact-finding mission into the heart of Africa’s wildlife conservation crisis. More
The Duke Of Cambridge And David Beckham Launch The #WhoseSideAreYouOnCampaign

The Duke Of Cambridge And David Beckham Launch The #WhoseSideAreYouOnCampaign Jun 9, 2014

The Duke of Cambridge and David Beckham warned of the “devastating” effects of poaching as they launched a new campaign using the power of sport to combat illegal trade in wildlife products. More
NBA Stars Speak Out To Save Africa’s Endangered Wildlife‏

NBA Stars Speak Out To Save Africa’s Endangered Wildlife‏ Mar 14, 2014

NBA Cares, the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) global social responsibility program, and WildAid are launching ‘No Hype,’ a new message to reduce demand for ivory and rhino horn. More
Yao Ming Asks China To Ban Ivory Sales

Yao Ming Asks China To Ban Ivory Sales Mar 7, 2014

Former NBA star Yao Ming delivered a petition earlier this week during the opening session of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) asking China’s government to ban sales of ivory. More
Prince Charles, Prince William And Prince Harry Attend Illegal Wildlife Trade Conference

Prince Charles, Prince William And Prince Harry Attend Illegal Wildlife Trade Conference Feb 13, 2014

The Prince of Wales was joined by his sons The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry this morning as he gave a major speech during the Illegal Wildlife Trade conference hosted by the UK government. More
Prince William, Jackie Chan, Yao Ming And David Beckham Join WildAid For Conservation Campaign

Prince William, Jackie Chan, Yao Ming And David Beckham Join WildAid For Conservation Campaign Feb 13, 2014

As government leaders gather in London to discuss new measures to counter wildlife trafficking, WildAid and conservation’s top stars released two new messages as part of the world’s largest campaign to reduce the demand for endangered species products. More
Famous Fathers Speak Out Against Illegal Wildlife Trade

Famous Fathers Speak Out Against Illegal Wildlife Trade Dec 6, 2013

The Duke of Cambridge, David Beckham, and Yao Ming are speaking out as fathers against illegal wildlife trade. More
The Duke of Cambridge, David Beckham, and Yao Ming Team Up for Rhinos and Elephants

The Duke of Cambridge, David Beckham, and Yao Ming Team Up for Rhinos and Elephants Sep 13, 2013

The Duke of Cambridge, David Beckham, and Yao Ming met in London today to film two public service messages on illegal wildlife products. More
Say No to Ivory with Edward Norton

Say No to Ivory with Edward Norton Sep 12, 2013

International film star and renowned conservationist Edward Norton filmed two public service announcements on the illegal ivory trade in New York City yesterday. More
Maggie Q And WildAid Say No To Ivory And Rhino Horn

Maggie Q And WildAid Say No To Ivory And Rhino Horn Jun 19, 2013

Maggie Q is joining fellow WildAid Ambassadors Yao Ming, Li Bingbing, and Jackie Chan for the “Say No” campaign urging consumers not to buy ivory and rhino horn products. More
Li Bingbing Wages War On Ivory And Rhino Horn Trade

Li Bingbing Wages War On Ivory And Rhino Horn Trade May 31, 2013

China’s top actress and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Goodwill Ambassador, Li Bingbing, is joining the world’s largest wildlife awareness campaign against the ivory and rhino horn trade in a series of public service announcements beginning with War. More
WildAid Joins Prince Charles And Prince William In Call To Stop Illegal Wildlife Trade

WildAid Joins Prince Charles And Prince William In Call To Stop Illegal Wildlife Trade May 27, 2013

The Prince of Wales and The Duke of Cambridge last week called on the highest levels of government to form a global partnership to stop the illegal trade in wildlife – a trade that presents a grave threat not only to our natural world, but also to our global security. More
NBA Star Tyson Chandler Speaks Out Against Trade Of Wildlife Products In China

NBA Star Tyson Chandler Speaks Out Against Trade Of Wildlife Products In China Mar 8, 2013

WildAid and NBA Cares, the NBA’s global social responsibility program, have announced another step in their partnership promoting wildlife conservation in the United States and aimed at reducing the illegal trade of wildlife products in China. More
Yao Ming's Message To Ivory Buyers

Yao Ming's Message To Ivory Buyers Feb 13, 2013

With elephant and rhinoceros poaching in Kenya on the rise, basketball star Yao Ming decided not to focus his energies on supporting conservationists to defeat poaching. Instead, he’s bringing the message to the buyers – the rising wealthy in China. More
Yao Ming Continues Fight Against Poaching In Africa

Yao Ming Continues Fight Against Poaching In Africa Aug 22, 2012

NBA legend Yao Ming has continued blogging from Africa this week, as he travels with WildAid to document the poaching crisis currently decimating the populations of some of the world’s most majestic species. More
Yao Ming Visits Africa To Raise Awareness Of Poaching Crisis

Yao Ming Visits Africa To Raise Awareness Of Poaching Crisis Aug 14, 2012

Former NBA star and WildAid Ambassador, Yao Ming, is in Africa to document the poaching crisis facing rhinos and elephants, as a result of Asian demand for rhino horn and ivory. More
Photos: Stars Come Out For WildAid Gala In San Francisco

Photos: Stars Come Out For WildAid Gala In San Francisco May 15, 2012

On Friday, Hollywood descended upon San Francisco to support the wildlife conservation organization, WildAid, at their annual gala. More
Pierce Brosnan And Larry King To Attend A Wild Night For Charity

Pierce Brosnan And Larry King To Attend A Wild Night For Charity Mar 22, 2012

Pierce Brosnan, Bo Derek, Li Bing Bing and Larry King will all appear as presenters at this year’s A Wild Night – A Benefit for WildAid – event in May. More