All year 2021 – Educational work
March 24th, 2021 - “Upcycling: Turning Trash into Treasure”. Virtual event at Monaco Ocean Week
In explaining the logistics of the ‘waste hierarchy’ system, TAF – The Animal Fund and R4 Clothing (a new eco brand in London) informed the public about the complexities of waste management, especially that of plastic. Upcycling items were shown, made by students from Sciencespo, US upcycling expert Pamela Peterson and TAF members.
March 11th, 2021 - School education
TAF had the pleasure of educating another 53 children and students who were eager to learn all about how to protect our ocean and marine life.
February 18th, 2021 - School education
TAF had another full day educating 2 school classes about the fascinating marine life, especially about the important role of whales and dolphins and how we must protect them.
January 30th, 2021 - Clean up Operation
Clean bird nests got prepared for the migrating birds soon arriving in the Var. TAF thanks the more than 50 volunteers who joined us for our clean-up. We thank our partners, Natura 2000, and the many newcomers and supporters who participated!
January 28th, 2021 - School education
TAF taught two classes of 25 students about the whales importance to us and how plastic pollutes the ocean and its marine life. Fish inadvertently consume it and tiny micro-plastics get into our own bodies if we eat the fish!
January 25th, 2021 - School education no 2
Another 25 children got informed about the endangered ocean and learned how we can all help to protect it.
January 21st, 2021 - School education
TAF had the pleasure of teaching 45 young children about the wonder and importance of the ocean, and how we must all do our best to protect it.
December 12th, 2020 - TAF @ Club Vivanovas gala
TAF is honored to be one of the gala's charity partner. All precautions were taken by the hotel and restaurant. We sincerely thank Club Vivanova and all the generous donors and participants for your admirable support. 14.000 euros was raised to TAF. THANK YOU.
December 10th, 2020 - TAF Christmas celebration
In these difficult times we are all living in now, we must remember to also take time to thank our partners, ambassadors and volunteers for the great work they have done and which is why TAF maintained its Christmas lunch. We were limited to 40 participants and thank you all for joining.
November 30th, 2020 - Video and winners of EWRW
5 winners announced of our “My Zero Waste poster’ competition during the European waste reduction week EWRW/SERD. A huge thank you to all who participated.
November 21st-29th, 2020 - TAF poster exhibition
During the waste reduction week, TAF encouraged ALL to describe or design what all do to reduce their plastic waste.
October 17th, 2020 - After storm Alex clean up
After the storm tons of trash and woods were collected. Very well organized by the ville de Villefrance where lots of volunteers, including TAF, were helping.
October, 2020 - TAF conferece and events, London
TAF is working with a broad range of universities in the UK and results are shown on our website.
September 19th, 2020 - WORLD CLEAN UP DAY - Beach and Ocean clean up
570 kilos of rubbish was in total collected in Nice. TAF thanks sincerely all the 120 Volunteers who joined us and collected 80 kilos. We thank our partners Blue Coast brewery for providing beers to all and Amis de Musée océanographique Monaco for their support always.
September 12th, 2020 - Street and Ocean Clean up
TOGETHER is STRONG 💪 A great collaboration with Prince Albert ll foundation, Princesse Charlene fondation, SMA (Société Monégasque d'Assainissement) AMPN ( Associaton monégasque pour la protection de la nature), diving club CESMM and Stars N Bars.
September 2nd, 2020 - Boat trip for the winners of our competition.
A great fun and educative day for the 44 winners of our plastic pollution art competition.
June - July, 2020 - Art Competition
The 44 best drawings and videos have been chosen and we thank very much all the participants for their engagement and enthusiasm.
June 8th, 2020 - Ocean Day
TAF was cleaning beach with our partner Les Amis des Musée Oceanographic.
March 12th, 2020 – School education
Another 25 school children got informed about the endangered ocean and its marine life and we were happy to see the advanced consciousness by the children.
March 9th, 2020 – School education
TAF ‘s main aim is education and we informed another 50 new students. We were pleased to be see the increased focus on protecting the marine life and the ocean in the school.
March 3rd, 2020 – Educational school work
TAF is always happy to see the development of school children’s knowledge on marine life after our invention.
February 22nd, 2020 – Clean up St-Laurent-du-Var
A huge amount of rubbish was collected by our many TAF volunteers and Marriott Hotel at the natural site for the migrated birds. We thank all participants for their commitment and support.
February 4th, 2020 – TAF conference at Club Soroptimist Nice
TAF held its presentation : “Commet vivre sans plastique” for the Club Soroptimist Nice and thank all the kind members and supporters for their warm welcome and participation.
January 30th, 2020 – TAF Conference and meeting
TAF hosted a full packed conference with 6 speakers and interesting topics covering our results from our airline and cosmetic campaigns, trip to Japan and its captivity and massacre, the dolphins’ and whales’ message to us and finally the animal extinction following the bushfires in Australia.
January 25th, 2020 – Street clean Portobello road, London
TAF hosted its first street clean in London, Portobello road and thank all the participants for their support and attendance. Our collaborator and our meeting point Zero waste shop “Liberté Chérie” was a great way to introduce plastic alternatives.
January 24th, 2020 – Presentation at the university LSE, London
TAF held a presentation at the university LSE London and we look forward to future collaboration. We thank LSE for welcoming us and Angelo and Swann for their excellent contribution and presentation.
8 -12 December, 2019 – WMMC world marine mammals conference
TAF was pleased to be among the more than 2600 participants and to increase knowledge and to collaborate with like-minded people. Topics covering climate change, extinction, change of habitat, pollution, overfishing, population, polar ecology, health, anatomy, acoustics, communication, conservation and much more.
7th December, 2019 – Donation at Blue Coast Brewing
TAF was very honored to be chosen as the charity for the tombola hosted by beer company Blue Coast Brewing, talented wild life ocean photographer Greg Lecoeur, eco clothing company Woldshaper and Artis FABEN and we thank them all for their support and commitment to save the ocean. The funds will used to a common clean up project in 2020.
6th December, 2019 – Stand at ISN’s winterfete
TAF was honered to host a stand at ISN’s winterfete and thank our friends at the school and student Anfisa for her great help and support.
We thank all the lovely 75 guests who joined and contributed to our Christmas party and to our tombola. We were spoiled to have many excellent prizes and thank our many donors for their gifts and support. Please find the list on our social media.
December 3rd, 2019 – Conference at ISM
TAF held a presentation for the philanthropy and environmental division at ISM and we thank all for their engagement and commitment.
November 30th, 2019 – Stand at “Rencontres Humains & Cétacés en Méditerranée”
TAF took part of the second edition of “Rencontres Humains et Cétacés” in Parc Phoenix in Nice, organised by GIS3M. We thank all who visited us at our educational stand. A well organised two days full program by GIS3M.
November 20th, 2019 – TAF stand during the European waste week
During the European waste reduction week, TAF was among the 12 organisations who held an educational stand in Nice.
October 31st to November 3rd, 2019 – Stand at Marathon Nice -Cannes
TAF thank all the participants for your engagement in our educational games during the days leading up to the successful marathon, which for the first time went cup-less. Thank you to the top organiser Azur sport for introducing alternatives to plastic cups and for your commitment to a sustainable marathon.
17th October, 2019 – School presentation ISN
It was great to see the students engagement in the environmental issues TAF presented today and we thank them and ISN for welcoming us once more and for your ongoing support. A special warm thank you to Marion Tissier who always helps us in our mission to increase awareness of the endangered ocean.
A HUGE thank you to the more than 100 participants who joined our beach clean up. Thank you to our volunteers, to Sciencespo and a special warm thank you to our sponsors: Maison du Citron, Inky bar, Laloue pâtissier, Jean Luc Pelé and Edwige café. Thank you also to ville de Menton and the press for their ongoing support. A profond appreciation to Sancta Devota and 2pm Personalizes Portfolio Management for their collaboration and donation.
October 1st, 2019 – School work UK
TAF UK held its first school presentations in UK with 150 young engaged and enthusiastic children. We thank the school and our volunteers for their great help.
September 25th, 2019 – TAF Conference
TAF held a well attended conference including presentations of veganism by Heather Lounsbury and 5G by Clyde Menta. We thank all 71 attendees who joined our conference for your engagement and enthusiasm.
September 23rd, 2019 – A day for the Ocean, Marseille
A huge thank you to HLD for inviting TAF as panelist and for gathering so many interesting environmental organisations. A super well organized day filled with lots of promising projects to protect and save the ocean.
August 1st, 2019 – TAF educational stand in Nice
Education is essential! TAF held yesterday an educational stand in Nice, France where also UNICEF and Eau d’ azur were present. Our goal is to engage the public to use tap water and sustainable Eco bottles like TAF bottles instead of plastic bottles.
July, 2019 – TAF airline waste management campaign
TAF is interviewing all European airlines with aim to reduce their single use plastic. We have encouraged the airports to implement water fountains and end the selling of plastic bottles. The result of our campaign will be published later this year.
TAF held its first conference “How to live a Plastic free Live” in Cercle Munster, Luxembourg. There is an increasing interest from the government to implement alternatives and we were pleased to visit the zero waste shop Ouni where lots of packaging free items can be found.
June 12-14th, 2019 – TAF stands MC
TAF informed more than 1300 children through our educational games during monacology from June 12th to 14th. We had 7 stands and 12 games explaining how each of us can make a change to save our ocean heroes and ourselves.
June 7, 2019 – Ocean clean up
TAF celebrated Ocean Day with Ville de Nice and 5 school classes cleaning up the beaches in Nice. The children got informed via TAF educational quizzes and a demonstration from the clean up boat.
June 7, 2019 – TAF stand at ISN
We thank the students of ISN Nice, France who held a stand to collect money for TAF.
May 14th, 2019 – Edible sixpack rings
Partner visit to Saltwater Brevery. Their incredible edible sixpack rings are now being used worldwide.
May 11th, 2019 – Ecoplaza Holland
TAF visited for the 4th time Ecoplaza Holland. More than 1421 plastic free products are now in store and their aim is still to replace all articles to plastic free packaging.
May 9th, 2019 – Educational school work
27 students got informed about the whales and dolphins importance to humans and why we must protect them by for example only watching them in their natural habitat and by implementing a plastic free life.
A successful event with over 8000 participants at Nice Semi-Marathon International where TAF held a educational stand. We also thank all who ran the “Nice court 5K ” dedicated to TAF and thank our partner Azur sport organisation for their great support.
May 2nd, 2019 – Educational school work
Another 50 10-year-old students were made aware of the endangered ocean and its marine life and how we must protect it.
May 2nd, 2019 – Edhec charity dinner for TAF
Edhec Association Une Mer pour vos Enfants held a charity dinner for TAF in Nice. A successful and joyful evening after 6 months of partnership.
April 30th, 2019 – Educational school work
TAF once again had the pleasure of informing 50 students about how each of us can bring positive change to a clean and healthy ocean.
April 29th, 2019 – Educational school work
2 school classes more (50 students) got educated about the endangered ocean and its marine life. We were pleased to see the positive feed back and look forward to further teamwork.
TAF held a presentation: The Ocean heroes and a plastic free life during “La Fête du Musée océanographique” in Monaco. Approximately 4000 attended the museum during the day.
April 25th, 2019 – TAF conference and meeting
TAF held another conference with excellent presentations from 2 EDHEC associations MerSea and Une Mer pour vos Enfants, SMA and Au gramme pres. We also thank MerSea for their generous donation of 600 euros and their support to save our ocean.
April 25th, 2019 – Educational school work
TAF once again had the pleasure of informing 50 students about how each of us can bring positive change to a clean and healthy ocean.
April 6th, 2019 – Gala at Fairmont Hotel
TAF was among the two charities of the Club Vivanova Gala event at Fairmont Hotel. We thank very much all the generous donors and club Vivanova for the funds provided to us.
TAF held a well attended fruitful presentation on the Ocean Heroes’ immense importance to humans and how we can protect them by living a plastic free life. We thank Prince Albert foundation and the Yacht Club for hosting us during this important ocean week in Monaco.
A HUGE thank you to all who joined us for our Run/Walk for the Ocean. 400 participants and a good number were beach cleaning afterwards. It was a lovely sunny day with optimism, enthusiasm and willpower to make this a successful event where all got together with a common goal to protect the ocean.
March 14th, 2019 – TAF school work
Children and education are essential and TOP priorities in our mission to make environmental changes! Thanks to our great volunteers we reach many schools and we thank the school for welcoming us and the children for their enthusiasm and engagement.
March 9th, 2019 – TAF stand at Decathlon
We thank Decathlon Monaco for their support in having us promoting our sustainable bottles. Be plastic free – its the Key!
March 7th, 2019 – TAF presentation at Ladies Luncheon at Columbus Hotel
“How can the ocean and the whales have an impact on your health?” We thank Be Here Now Ladies Luncheon for hosting us and for everyone’s participation and engagement.
February 28th, 2019 – Educational work
Another school class enjoyed our educational games about the endangered ocean and its marine life and we thank them for their engagement.
January 31th, 2019 – School work
We thank the 50 enthusiastic children who were engaged in our educational games and got their well deserved diploma.
January 25th, 2019 – School work
4 classes and 115 young students were engaged in our educational work. It was a true pleasure to work with the school in RCM where the children were motivated and already very knowledgeable.
January 24th, 2019 – TAF meeting
TAF held its first meeting of 2019 with the highest number of attendees. We thank the Calypso team from ISN for an excellent presentation of their ecologic non-animal tested cosmetics and we thank Peter Swarzenski from IAEA for a engaging powerful presentation.
December 10th, 2018 – Partner with “Une Mer pour nos enfant’ ; EDHEC university:
TAF has partnered up with the association in EDHEC university: Une mer pour nos enfants. Many future projects has been planned for 2019.
December 8th, 2018 – Winterfete
We thank ISN which hold a TAF stand at their annual winterfete and collected funds for TAF.
December 6th, 2018 – Christmas party
TAF held its 3rd fun Christmas party including great prizes from many organisations and individuals. We thank all so much for your generous support and the many guests and members who joined us.
November 21-25, 2018 – Research trip to Norway
Research of Norway’s whaling industry and booming whale watching industry. Sad to experience that the northern population still consume whale meat and that a part of the government want to continue and even increase whaling. The whale watching industry is exploding and has no guidelines.
We had some great educational days at No Finish Line in Monaco. An immense event where we thank NFL for hosting us and our great volunteers for their continuously support and enthusiasm.
November 7th, 2018 – TAF conference
TAF held its 17th meeting and thanks the many of you who joined us. A special thank you to animal communicator: Joy Fromental and international underwater model and freediver: AngeliKa Furstler for their inspiring presentations.
October 31st, 2018, Presentation of TAF at CREM Monaco
TAF thanks CREM and all who joined our presentation about the endangered Ocean and its precious marine life.
We had a great day with over 80 super volunteers who helped us to clean up the beach in Menton. Thank you to you all and ville de Menton for your great support.
October 10th, 2018 – Partner with Diving 2000
TAF is happy to present our new partner DIVING 2000 Denmark who does an incredible job cleaning up the Danish harbors. Well done to them and we look forward to many great projects together.
October 2018 – Ongoing school work and presentations
Enthusiasm and good co-operations from students at ISN, France. TAF thanks the professor and school for their collaboration.
September 26th, 2018 – TAF meeting and conference
TAF held its 16th meeting and conference where our cosmetic group held an excellent presentation including which TOP brands to avoid due to their use of animal ingredients and animal testing.
TAF visited the amazing company 4ocean in Florida. A great company with a clear vision: By purchasing a 4ocean bracelet, you will remove one pound of trash from the ocean & coastlines.
TAF is proud to announce its new partner : Saltwater Brewery in Florida. A Fantastic brewery with a unique invention; edible six-pack rings, a brand-new approach to sustainable beer packaging. We thank for your great support and contribution to a more plastic free planet!
It’s a great honor and pleasure to introduce our new partner EQVITA vegan restaurant (created by Novak Djokovic and his wife). We are looking forward to many exiting projects together and thank manager Sara Biglieri for her amazing work and support.
TAF visited several of the branches of NETTO supermarket in Fyn Dk which in April introduced deposit on plastic bags. What are the results until now? The effect so far is little, which is why TAF suggests a much higher price on the plastic bags or even better - a complete stop for plastic bags.
TAF presented during 5 days at Monacology with its educational stands/games. More than 1500 children enjoyed and learned about how to replace plastic and the importance of recycling and reducing plastic.
#WorldOceansDay celebration, TAF held a well attended ocean and beach clean -up in Nice, France. A huge amount of trash was collected, and we thank all who participated for their great help.
TAF held its 2nd plastic campaign against the plastic bottle. A fun and informative educational day around ocean protection and plastic pollution at the beach in Nice. TAF team thanks all participants and ville de Nice for their great engagement and support.
May 9th, 2018 – TAF conference
Presentation by a student from Leiden University. Subjects covered : Ocean, Energy, Sustainability and Fisheries management.
April 4th, 2018 – TAF presentation and Cocktail at Club 39 Monaco
We thank Club THIRTY NINE Monaco for a successful evening, the participants for joining us and our volunteers for their help.
March 26th, 2018 – Conference about the Amazon and its marine life
TAF held an interesting and informative presentation of The Amazon and its pink dolphins by Marine biology researcher Dr. Alexandra Zeiner (TAF ambassador).
March 11th , 2018 – Menton Beach Clean-up
Tons of trash was collected and many passing by got aware of the importance of not to throw or leave trash behind ! THANKS again to all volenteers.
TAF was among the 3 charities presented. We thank very much Club Vivanova, our supporters for your contribution and the Art of Bas for his donation of 3 magnificent paintings to TAF.
March 9th, 2018 – TAF attended the conference “Plant for the Planet”
Over 400 enthusiastic young students from all over the world were gathered to create awareness of the importance of our trees and what each individual can do to help.
It was very impressive to see the aisles and many products, almost 700 products, in non-plastic packaging. Ecoplaza will soon introduce all products free of plastic packaging in their other shops around Holland. A great example to follow for all other supermarkets in the world!
January 18th, 2018 – TAF Meeting
TAF held another fruitful and well-presented meeting on Thursday 18th January. and thanks very much everyone who joined for their enthusiasm and engagement.
An afternoon with nature for explorers of all ages. Fun games featuring a closer look at the world of insects and plant life as well as the animal kingdom on land and sea.
December 2017 – Swim with Dolphins in Mauritius…
12 boats – 365 days a year – 3 times a day surround the dolphins who come to rest …… no rules, no guidelines, no respect! A huge business… TAF’s new representative to look into the huge dolphin industry and the islands plastic distribution!
December 15th, 2017 – ISN Winter Fete
TAF stand by school volunteers who did an excellent job creating awareness about our endangered ocean.
TAF thanks all the super volunteers and the top organizers at No Finish Line for a great event. We saw an impressive interest from all and had a well educational day for kids and adults.
June 28th, 2017 – Beach picnic- informative meeting
A fun, cosy and informative evening for members and supporters.
May 14th, 2017 – La Journée Bien-etre des Animaux / Pet Wellness
An interesting afternoon at STARS’N’BARS
May 11th, 2017 – TAF meeting
TAF thanks the engaging speakers and enthusiastic members and supporters.
May 11th, 2017 – School presentation
Presentation in ISN about the dolphins and whales importance to humanity.
April 29th, 2017 – 31st Annual Conference of the European Cetacean Society
TAF attended the conference. A huge program filled with engaging topics,
April 27th, 2017 – Attending international conference MC
La connaissance des oceans au service du developpement durable.
April 25th, 2017 – Partner: Sea, Save and Share
TAF thanks Sea, Save and Share for excellent team work and donation.
April 25th, 2017 – TAF conference
In collaboration with Edhec group Sea, Save and Share.
April 13th, 2017 – TAF presentation
Donation dinner organised by TAF partner Marm’eau, Edhec University.
April 9th, 2017 – University partner work
A fun and educational boat trip for children organised by our partner Edhec group ” La main a la patte.”
April 1st, 2017 – TAF plastic campaign “La Bouteille”
TAF's first organised campaign against the plastic bottle in collaboration with CSAM/Ecole Bleu- Piere Frolla and team.
March 19th, 2017 – Whale meditation
Talks about plastic pollution, whales importance to humans and meditation at Cannes Beach.
March 11th, 2017 – TAF speaking at the prestigious Club Vivanno gala evening
TAF was among the three charities at the Gala evening and thanks our supporters for their contribution and donation.
March 10th, 2017 – TAF at ISN – plastic pollution awareness
Three classes joined TAF’s presentation about the ocean’s pollution and what it does to our marine life and to humanity.
March 3rd, 2017 – New university partner
TAF partner up with Edhec group “La main a la Patte”.
March 1st, 2017 – New university partner
TAF partner up with EDHEC group “Marm’eau”.
Februay 6th, 2017 – TAF interview
We thank Radio CHIK for their support.
February 2nd, 2017 – Partner up with EDHEC university group “Sea, Save and Share”
TAF teams up with different groups to create more awareness about the endangered ocean.
January 25th, 2017 – TAF Luxembourg
Licence achieved for starting our work in Luxembourg.
January 23rd, 2017 – Presentation of the importance of whales
Informing students about the danger of the ongoing pollution, overfishing, sonar testing and it’s effect on the ocean, marine life and on humans.
December 3rd, 2016 – TAF’s stand at ISN winter fete
The commitment of young students to save the ocean and it’s marine life.
November 29th, 2016 – Whale Meditation
To raise our vibration and intentions towards the protection and care for the sea and its marine life.
November 26th, 2017 – La Nuit des Association
TAF received a medal at La Nuit des Association's 10 years celebration.
November 1st, 2016 – Beach cleaning in Florida
Clean up in Delray beach, Florida 31/10-1/11 2016.
TAF had an educational stand during three days at the world championship in rowing. TAF thanks all the great volunteers who helped.
October 13th, 2016 – ISN donation
Baking sale by students at ISN.
July 9th, 2016 – Aquarium in Kerteminde, DK
Reported on the captive harbor porpoises.
May 25th, 2016 – Stand at world peace Luxembourg
TAF attended with a promotional stand at the World Peace Foundation conference in Luxembourg.
March 1st, 2016 – Presentations in schools in France and Monaco: April, May, June 2016
TAF held several presentations in schools and universities during April, May and June in France and Monaco.
TAF 2nd Inuguration January 2016
TAF held another inuguration to obtain new members.
TAF 1st inuguration December 10th, 2015
TAF held its first well attended inauguration in Monaco on December 10th, 2015.