TAF Projects and Achievements in 2021

TAF - The Animal Fund was launched on December 10th, 2015. Aspiring to inform and educate about the ocean and sea life's deterioration and seeking to end dolphin and whale captivity and slaughter, the association has accomplished numerous achievements since then.

Ongoing projects in 2021

  • Continuing of TAF’s Plastic Campaign abroad;
  • Recruit more members and important contacts outside and within the field;
  • Promote TAF’s mission and goals: at events, at schools, organisations & associations, in TV programs, in articles;
  • Opening of new offices abroad;
  • Launching specific overfishing and cosmetic campaigns;

Year 2021

  • TAF had the pleasure of educating another 45 children about the endangered marine life and ocean ( January) ;
  • Another 25 children got informed about the magnificent ocean and what we must all do to protect it (January); 
  • Additional 2 classes of 44 children got informed about the endangered ocean and what we can do to help (January);
  • Participation in the climate discussion with Metropole Nice (January, February);
  • TAF thanks the more than 50 new volunteers who helped us Clean- up an important area for migratory birds together with partner Natura 2000 ( February);
  • We welcome our new partner R4 clothing and thank them for their engagement in ecofriendly clothing and contribution to TAF (February);
  • 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 (February);
  • TAF has partnered up with two new incredible partners : Wildbrowser and GEM-TV (March);
  • TAF welcomes Isabelle J. Thompsen and Véronique Leclercq on our board (March);
  • 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 (March);
  • TAF held an upcycling conference during the Monaco Ocean Week and thank our great speakers R4 Clothing, upcycling expert Pamela Peterson and Angelina and Sofie from Sciencespo (March);
  • Opening of TAF Denmark , CVR-number 42187003 (March 5th, 2021);
  • Ghost net fishing campaign (April);
  • TAF Conference for high school students in Lycee Albert 1er, Monaco. The students, especially Andrea Tortella, kindly made tote bags to sell and all profits will go to TAF (May);
  • New TAF partner: Blue Coast Brewery, engaged and committed to take action with us clean ups (May);
  • Another 26 students of 11 years old took part in our education about the whales importance to humanity and how we all can help to protect them (May);
  • 25 joyful 7 years old students took part in our education (May);
  • New partner: FromJoyAsso; a gifted animal communicator who has guided us in our research on orcas and dolphins (June);
  • Another 50 young students got educated about the endangered marine life and what each of us can do help (June);
  • World Ocean day :TAF organized an educational clean-up for 3 different school classes in collaboration with la Maison de l’Environement Nice et la service de propeté Metropole Nice Cote d’Azur (June);
  • During the Ocean21 weeks, TAF held its conference “How to live a more plastic free life” and showed alternatives to plastic to be incorporated into daily life (June);
  • At the end of the Ocean21 event, a clean-up was organised by le service de properté Metropole Nice Cote d’Azur. TAF thanks its volunteers for joining (June);
  • TAF hosted an “alternative to plastic” stand, in collaboration with Communauté de la Riviera Française . Educating the general public at the beach area in Menton, France how to live a more plastic-free life. TAF showed 30 alternatives to plastic which each of us use daily (July);