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.

  • El Salvador: Investigations highlight government crackdown on corruption in previous administrations
  • Bolivia: Killing of deputy minister by striking miners highlights significant escalation of violence
  • Honduras: Build-up to 2017 presidential poll to be dominated by re-election debate
  • Paraguay: Move by opposition to significantly decrease likelihood of president’s re-election
  • Ecuador: Protests highlight persistent threat of social unrest, to increase over next six months
  • Uruguay: Risk of political instability to remain low following ruling party leadership change
  • France: Mosque closures, cleric deportations reflect official anti-radicalisation policy
  • Belgium: Fire at forensic laboratory likely to be work of criminal gang seeking to destroy evidence
  • Libya: Gains against IS in Sirte will not immediately reduce militant threat
  • South Africa: Union disaffiliation underscores fracturing labour movement, operational disruption to increase
  • Taiwan: Multiple opposition wins in local by-elections reflect rising discontent with ruling party
  • Yemen: US peace initiative will likely lead to new round of negotiations
  • Mozambique: Further Renamo attacks likely after failure to reach ceasefire agreement
  • Asia & the Pacific: Chinese foreign minister’s visit to India unlikely to resolve tensions in bilateral relations
  • Iraq: Resumption of Kirkuk exports unlikely to impact non-payment, sovereign risks

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