About Risk Bulletins

Risk Bulletins are regular outputs of the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime’s regional observatories, which draw on civil society networks to provide new data and contextualize trends related to organized crime networks, illicit trade and state responses to them. If you would like to subscribe to future editions of the Risk Bulletin, please sign up here or email julia.stanyard@globalinitiative.net.

About the Global Initiative

The Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime is a global network with 500 Network Experts around the world. The Global Initiative provides a platform to promote greater debate and innovative approaches as the building blocks to an inclusive global strategy against organized crime.


The Observatory of Illicit Economies in East and Southern Africa works in association with ENACT to develop regional capacity to tackle organized crime.