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: Proposal to reopen closed mines to reduce regulatory risk
  • Mexico: Agreement between government, Michoacán self-defence groups likely to presage capture of remaining criminal leader
  • Syria: Seizure of neighbourhoods in Homs underlines government's recent military gains
  • Colombia: Security to remain concern in capital despite fall in common, violent crime
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina: Growing EU focus on economic, judicial reforms unlikely to unblock political deadlock
  • South Sudan: Rebels’ alleged seizure of Unity state capital highlights security, operational challenges in northern regions
  • Egypt: Spate of small-scale attacks in capital highlights diffuse nature of militant threat
  • Mozambique: Government rejection of opposition demands to raise stakes in talks; low-level insecurity to persist in Sofala province
  • Bolivia: Rise in vehicle thefts does not indicate wider deterioration in security environment
  • Kenya: Corruption, underfunding to dilute positive impact of increased police recruitment
  • Yemen: Video of militant gathering demonstrates strength of al-Qaida, intent to attack Western interests
  • Australia: New South Wales premier's resignation underlines integrity risk in infrastructure projects
  • Malaysia: Tax protest likely to pass off peacefully, but further demonstrations expected
  • Sri Lanka: Canadian funding gesture over alleged human rights abuses shows reputational risk
  • Madagascar: Political interference to persist despite peaceful power transition

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