Mark Your Calendar Now! Celebrating 50 Years of Saving Animals in Disasters


Join us on Friday, June 20 for our World Animal Protection Teleconference to celebrate our 50th anniversary of rescuing animals in disasters and our exciting future as World Animal Protection.

The call will include a panel discussion and Q&A with our Executive Director, Anne Lieberman, and World Animal Protection’s global Disaster Response Team. It’s a chance to get a special insider briefing on our recent typhoon response efforts in the Philippines and to speak directly to our experienced response staff who deploy to disaster at a moment’s notice.

Date: Friday, June 20

Time: 1-2pm (Eastern Time)

Call toll free: 1-800-862-9098

Conference ID: Protection

Program Title: World Animal Protection 


Anne Lieberman, Executive Director, World Animal Protection, US

James Sawyer, Director of Disaster Management, World Animal Protection, International 

Gerardo Huertas, Director of Disaster Management, World Animal Protection, Costa Rica 

Scott Cantin, Disaster Communications Manager, World Animal Protection, Asia-Pacific

We'll be live tweeting throughout the event: 

Add your voice and ask your questions using the hashtag #AskDRT50 

Support our Disaster Relief Fund to help us continue to save millions of animals in disasters all over the world. 

Did you miss the call? Don't worry, you can listen to a recording here.

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