Control Risks is an independent, global risk consultancy specialising in helping organisations manage political, integrity and security risks in complex and hostile environments. We support clients by providing strategic consultancy, expert analysis and in-depth investigations, handling sensitive political issues and providing practical on-the-ground protection and support.

Our unique combination of services, geographical reach and the trust our clients place in us ensure we can help them to effectively solve their problems and realise new opportunities across the world.

  • Romania: Pre-election spending spree to widen budget deficit, prompt tax increases in longer term
  • Peru: Public security, regional corruption to remain key operational challenges despite president’s speech to Congress
  • South Africa: Deal to end metalworkers’ strike unlikely to resolve labour tensions
  • Asia & the Pacific: Military drills underscore China’s tough stance on maritime disputes
  • Zimbabwe: First lady’s nomination as chairperson of ruling party women’s league unlikely to signal presidential ambitions
  • Macedonia: Name dispute to continue to delay EU, NATO accession despite new efforts at reconciliation
  • Georgia: Criminal charges against former president to prolong polarisation of political environment
  • Nigeria: Local Islamist militant cell likely to be responsible for series of suicide bombings in Kano
  • Morocco: Terrorism, security risks remain LOW despite arrest of suspected senior al-Qaida recruiter
  • Afghanistan: Kandahar bombing shows militants' intent to influence, disrupt electoral process
  • Mozambique: Scenarios: Frelimo election win sustains political status quo
  • Puerto Rico (US): Significant security challenges remain despite drop in homicides
  • Zambia: Dispute over mining reporting rules to continue to delay investment; substantial tax increases unlikely

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