criminal governance

Criminal governance is defined as instances in which armed criminal groups set and enforce rules, provide security and other basic services – such as water, electricity, or internet access – in an urban area, which may be a part (or the whole) of an informal settlement or a neighborhood.

Meet our Speakers

We've gathered some of the top experts in the field to discuss this topic. With years of experience between them, they're well-equipped to offer invaluable insights and perspectives.

Philip Jones

Philip Jones

Takuma Kamada

Takuma Kamada

Osaka University

Mouhamadou Kane

Mouhamadou Kane

Analyst, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime

David Kaplan

David Kaplan

Global Investigative Journalism Network

Prof. Mark N. Katz

Prof. Mark N. Katz

Professor of Government and Politics, George Mason University Schar School of Policy and Government

Nina Kaysser

Nina Kaysser

Christian Klement

Christian Klement

Gema Kloppe-Santamaría

Gema Kloppe-Santamaría

Assistant Professor of Latin American History, George Washington University

Alexandre Kukhianidze

Alexandre Kukhianidze

Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Department of Political Science

Sara Kulic

Sara Kulic

Institute of Security and Global Affairs, Leiden University

Sara Mariella Lambertini

Sara Mariella Lambertini

PhD Student in Social Sciences and Statistics, University of Naples Federico II

María Landa

María Landa

Debra LaPrevotte

Debra LaPrevotte

A Nation for Thieves Podcast

Agatha Lebethe

Agatha Lebethe

Stellenbosch University

Romain Le Cour Grandmaison

Romain Le Cour Grandmaison

Noria Research / Paris-1 Panthéon Sorbonne -

Alejandro Lerch

Alejandro Lerch

Graduate Institute of Geneva

Dr Matthew Levitt

Dr Matthew Levitt

Dir, CT program, The Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Sandra Ley

Sandra Ley

Associate Professor, CIDE

Leo Lin

Leo Lin

Prof Stephen. J. Macdonald

Prof Stephen. J. Macdonald

Durham University

Kingsley Madueke

Kingsley Madueke

Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime

Aaron Magunna

Aaron Magunna

European Foundation for South Asian Studies

Farai Maguwu

Farai Maguwu

Founding Director, Centre for Natural Resource Governance (CNRG)

Dr. Prem Mahadevan

Dr. Prem Mahadevan

Americo Maluana

Americo Maluana

Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Talks

Taking the measure of crime: The 2021 Global Organized Crime Index

01 December 2021, 01:00 PM
Lyes Tagziria Laura Adal Kosyo Ivanov Antônio Sampaio

Expert networks addressing TOC

01 December 2021, 02:30 PM
Livia Wagner David Kaplan Iris Oustinoff-Leroux Carolina Sampó

The private sector and organized crime

01 December 2021, 04:00 PM
Yuliya Zabyelina Caterina Paternoster Kimberley L. Thachuk Marco Dugato Thi Hoang Daan van Uhm

Development response to organized crime: Perspectives from the UK and the US

01 December 2021, 04:00 PM
Jonathan Bhalla Sasha Jesperson Simon Mills Phyllis Dininio Brooke Stearns Lawson

Graphic narratives of organised crime, gender and power in Europe

01 December 2021, 04:00 PM
Frederik Byrn Køhlert Kate Thomas Felia Allum Brittany VandeBerg

Organized corruption: Manifestations, impact and remedies

01 December 2021, 05:30 PM
Suncana Roksandic Ugljesa (Ugi) Zvekic Eldan Mujanovic Bojan Dobovsek

The politics of violence in Mexico and Central America

01 December 2021, 05:30 PM
Sandra Ley Romain Le Cour Grandmaison Markus Hochmüller Cecilia Farfán-Méndez Gema Kloppe-Santamaría

Breaking drug policy silos: Examples from France and Canada

01 December 2021, 05:30 PM
Karine Bertrand Déborah Alimi Laurie Wdowiak Marie Jauffret-Roustide

Organized crime during the COVID-19 pandemic

01 December 2021, 07:00 PM
Leo Lin Marco Antonelli Rossella Merlino Camilo Tamayo Gomez Francesca Rispoli

Organised crime in France

01 December 2021, 07:00 PM
Fabrice Rizzoli Jacques Follorou Déborah Alimi Tommaso Giuriati

Criminal gangs

01 December 2021, 07:00 PM
Andrew Miller Paul Friedberg Lin van Schalkwyk Amir Rostami Judy-Ann Cilliers

Organized crime in Latin America: What is new?

01 December 2021, 07:00 PM
Mariano Bartolomé Carolina Sampó Adriana Abdenur Concepción Anguita Olmedo Andrea Oelsner Marcos Alan Ferreira

Partnerships for peace: Standing up against violence one destroyed weapon at a time

01 December 2021, 08:30 PM
Elba Chacon Héctor Carrillo Montserrat Deu Pons Laura-Lee Gillion

Los Plebes - Young people working for Mexican Cartels

01 December 2021, 08:30 PM
Eduardo Giralt Karina Garcia Reyes Cecilia Farfán-Méndez

Criminal networks

01 December 2021, 10:00 PM
Anna Sergi Philip Jones David Bright Filipa Silva Pedro Sousa Ana Guerreiro

Organized crime and urban violence

01 December 2021, 11:30 PM
Fausto Carbajal-Glass Maria Puolakkainen Zachary Porreca Luis Daniel Santiago Vidargas Andrea Julieth Pelaez

Organized crime in Brazil

01 December 2021, 11:30 PM
André Duffles Teixeira Aranega Andrea Varsori Camila Dias Gabriel Funari Giselle Florentino Alice Alves Casanova

Criminal dynamics, illicit markets and violence in Latin America

02 December 2021, 01:00 AM
Arturo Alvarado Mendoza Sérgio Adorno Veronica Zubillaga Camila Dias

Intelligence and its role on countering transnational organised crime

02 December 2021, 01:00 AM
Mario Abrego Ana Velasco Estefania Bernal Diorella Islas

Critical review of Mexico’s security policy

02 December 2021, 02:30 AM
Luis Daniel Santiago Vidargas Oswaldo Zavala Zara Snapp Dawn Marie Paley

Governance and redistribution of criminal assets

02 December 2021, 04:00 AM
Ludovica Ioppolo Ariadna H. Ochnio Fabrizio Consentino

Narco-terrorism in South Asia

02 December 2021, 04:00 AM
Aaron Magunna Lisa Dudek Celine Burke Anne-Therese Heckendorff

The Stories Within: Encounters with South African prisons and its people

02 December 2021, 05:30 AM
Judy-Ann Cilliers Sigrid Raets Nanine Steenkamp Lin van Schalkwyk

Nigerian organized crime

02 December 2021, 05:30 AM
Stefano Becucci Jude Roys Oboh Dany Franck A. Tiwa Tiwa Augustine B. Aboh

Understanding biker crime: Perspectives from the Netherlands and Australia

02 December 2021, 05:30 AM
Christopher Dowling Isabella Voce Sjoukje van Deuren