Understanding the implications and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic

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We are a specialist global risk consultancy that helps organisations succeed in a volatile world. Through insight, intelligence and technology, we help you seize opportunities while remaining secure, compliant and resilient. When crises and complex issues arise, we help you recover. 


Critical insights and advice on how to manage fast-moving information cycles, rely on your existing crisis preparedness measures, and remain flexible and empathetic as the COVID-19 pandemic evolves.

Control Risks Podcasts

Listen to the Control Risks podcast where we discuss world events and what risks are on the horizon for organisations. Featuring experts from all areas of Control Risks, we can help you navigate what lies ahead.

Control Risks in the media

We aim to bring clarity to complex situations - wherever they are - informing the debate on the world’s most important issues.

CORE Incident Report Q4

CORE political violence and violent organised crime report Q4 2019

We are pleased to release our fourth quarter report on political violence and violent organised crime incidents around the world.

COVID-19: Global Monitoring and Information Services

COVID-19: Global Monitoring and Information Services

Control Risks’ Global Monitoring Information Services supports clients’ decision-making in response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Services include trigger monitoring, executive briefings and regional outlooks to ensure you remain agile as the situation evolves.

RiskMap 2020

RiskMap 2020

RiskMap is the leading annual forecast of political and security risk, compiled by Control Risks experts worldwide. For 2020 we have identified the global Top 5 Risks for business and selected 20 countries and regions across the world that will shape businesses strategies in the coming year.

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