March 14, 2013 News 12 Comments Elephantopia Petition to Pope Francis Join us as we seek to create a harmonious future for both elephants and humans in our petition to Pope Francis, asking him to Say NO to Using Ivory in Religious Art. Sign the petition today. Then share it with 5 friends. Tagged: art , Breaking News , Catholic Church , Change , change.org , Conservation , Elephants , Ivory , jane goodall , nature , News , petition , politics , Pope Francis , Quote , Religion , Religious Institution , Rome , Vatican Related Articles Celebrating International Women’s Day Posted On March 8, 2013 ~ 0 Comments National Geographic's Explorers Journal has a wonderful post honoring all women explorers. Here's to the women in the world working hard to make a difference in the… iWorry Campaign in Chinese & Japanese Posted On February 8, 2013 ~ 0 Comments Much of the ivory trade is occurring in China where the public has not been educated about elephant tusks (they believe that tusks naturally fall… Inside the Global Industry That’s Slaughtering Africa’s Elephants Posted On June 6, 2013 ~ 1 Comment Inside the Global Industry That's Slaughtering Africa's Elephants From The Atlantic: "Please, I would like to ask all those who have positions of responsibility in… 12 Comments BeeFencing & Lion Lights: Conservation Innovation! | Elephantopia March 15, 2013 at 12:08 pm […] how can you be an innovative conservationist wherever you live? For starters, check out our PETITION TO POPE FRANCIS and SIGN […] reply to comment → elephantadvocacy March 15, 2013 at 11:27 pm Dear Elizabeth, Extending a warm welcome to you. We have posted your Pope Francis petition on Elephant Advocacy FB and will get it onto the blog, as well. Thank you for all you are doing for elephants! Warm regards, Kelly at Elephant Advocacy http://www.elephantadvocacy.org reply to comment → elephantadvocacy March 15, 2013 at 11:33 pm Dear Elizabeth, A warm welcome to you from Elephant Advocacy. We have posted your petition to the newly appointed Pope Francis. Thank you for your love and dedication to elephants. Warm regards, Kelly Elephant Advocacy http://www.elephantadvocacy.org reply to comment → elephantopia March 16, 2013 at 10:07 am Thank you Kelly & Elephant Advocacy! We are very excited to have your partnership - together we CAN make a difference, creating a harmonious future for both elephants and humans. reply to comment → A Common Thread | Elephantopia March 18, 2013 at 2:27 pm […] PLEASE SIGN OUR PETITION TODAY TO POPE FRANCIS […] reply to comment → A Prayer | Elephantopia March 19, 2013 at 3:56 pm […] positive futures for elephants by raising public awareness, writing to local governments and signing petitions. May this prayer lead us all to action. The elephant depends on us all to unite and change the […] reply to comment → What Can One Person Do? | Elephantopia March 20, 2013 at 12:17 pm […] Petitions are a great way to have our voices heard in unison. Consider signing Elephantopia’s petition to Pope Francis concerning ivory used in religious art. Religions should not be one of the driving […] reply to comment → albertineharris March 28, 2013 at 8:33 pm Reblogged this on albertineharris and commented: protect the animals and the ivory/// reply to comment → Q&A | Elephantopia April 4, 2013 at 9:42 am […] something about this. SHARE THIS BLOG with people who may not know about the the elephant crisis. SIGN THIS PETITION and then get your friends to as […] reply to comment → Q&A for Earth Day: Earth Week | Elephantopia April 26, 2013 at 11:56 am […] and write our own responses to what’s happening globally and locally, with opportunities for personal involvement. We are hopeful that there is a future for elephants to live in peace and harmony with humans. […] reply to comment → Happy Weekend: Duke, One of the Last Great Tuskers | Elephantopia June 1, 2013 at 10:09 am […] Want to help Duke and others like him? Please contact President Obama this weekend as he prepares to meet with China’s President next week. And if you haven’t already, sign our Petition to Pope Francis asking him to SAY NO to ivory used in religious art. […] reply to comment → Save Elephants, Build Community | Elephantopia February 12, 2014 at 3:49 pm […] the last year, Elephantopia has created a petition with over 10,000 signatures asking Pope Francis to continue the work begun by Federico Lombardi […] reply to comment → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Name * Email * Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.