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.

  • Ecuador: Anti-government march underlines potential for civil unrest, poses no threat to political stability
  • Pakistan: Inconclusive IMF talks highlight economic toll of political crisis, threat to regulatory, sovereign risks
  • Peru: Economy, finance minister’s appointment points to policy continuity
  • India: Delayed Supreme Court contract ruling to clear path for regulatory reform in mining sector
  • Myanmar: Centre-regional debates over resources to endure ahead of elections
  • Kazakhstan: Insufficient domestic refined output, retail price caps to prolong fuel shortages
  • Lebanon: Major power outage reflects labour dispute, broader political deadlock
  • Libya: Further airstrikes, militia clashes point to sustained power struggle, deepening factionalism
  • United Kingdom: Rejection of independence remains likely despite narrowing of polls in campaign's fractious finale
  • Palestinian Territories: UN-brokered reconstruction agreement unlikely to significantly improve outlook for security, political stability
  • Bolivia: Latest polls confirm president likely to win re-election in first round
  • South Sudan: Proposed restrictions on foreign workers likely to be softened in coming weeks
  • Guinea-Bissau: Military chief’s dismissal to increase threat of military unrest in short term amid institutional power struggle
  • Africa: Ebola-related business disruption to remain substantial in worst-affected states despite growing international response
  • Costa Rica: Large-scale seizure highlights country’s importance as illicit drug trans-shipment route

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