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.

  • Brazil: Scenarios: Weak mandate to fuel political, economic uncertainty
  • Colombia: Arrests for arms sales to criminal, guerrilla groups highlight persistent corruption in military
  • Brazil: Risk of water rationing to persist due to ongoing drought
  • Burundi: Factionalism within security forces likely to prolong political crisis, violence to persist in short term
  • China: Record environmental fine highlights confluence of increasing regulatory risks
  • United Kingdom: Terrorism risk rating remains unchanged at LOW despite discovery of bomb in Northern Irish capital
  • Tajikistan: Reinforced border security reflects heightened concerns over militant activity in northern Afghanistan
  • Bangladesh: Opposition’s municipal elections boycott highlights growing political rift; further violence likely
  • Tanzania: Second incident in less than a month suggests continued presence of terrorist cell in Kilombero district
  • Iraq: Car bomb attacks in capital highlight potential spillover from conflict in Anbar
  • Yemen: Reported limited ground force sent to Aden points to coalition efforts to bolster support of allied forces
  • Papua New Guinea: MPs' convictions highlight prevalence of public sector corruption
  • Taiwan: Unexpected closure of nuclear reactor increases risk of power shortages

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