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.

Raphael Maretto

Raphael Maretto

Researcher Member of the Strategic Hub for Organised Crime Research (SHOC), The Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI)

Rumbi Matamba

Rumbi Matamba

GITOC

François Mathieu

François Mathieu

Pholla Samkezi Mbalane

Pholla Samkezi Mbalane

PhD. candidate with specialization in Political Sciences, University of the Free State, South Africa

Rossella Merlino

Rossella Merlino

Bangor University

Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Assistant Professor, United States Naval Academy

Simon Mills

Simon Mills

UK Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office

Roland Moerland

Roland Moerland

Assistant Professor of Criminology, Maastricht University

Anthony Morgan

Anthony Morgan

Australian Institute of Criminology

Eldan Mujanovic

Eldan Mujanovic

Full Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herze, University of Sarajevo

Dr Jane Mulcahy

Dr Jane Mulcahy

University of Limerick, REPPP

Mohammed Mwinyi

Mohammed Mwinyi

YBN Kenya, Youth Bila Noma

Catherine Naughton

Catherine Naughton

Research fellow, University of Limerick

Hans Nelen

Hans Nelen

Maastricht University, Faculty of Law, Maastricht University, Faculty of Law

Patrícia Neves

Patrícia Neves

Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime (GI-TOC)

Ariadna H. Ochnio Ph.D.

Ariadna H. Ochnio Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Institute of Law Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Law Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences

Ms Trina O'Connor

Ms Trina O'Connor

Criminologist

Willie Oeba

Willie Oeba

Dr Andrea Oelsner

Dr Andrea Oelsner

University of San Andrés, University of San Andrés

Dr. Gideon Ofosu-Peasah

Dr. Gideon Ofosu-Peasah

Analyst, GITOC

Ana Paula Oliveira

Ana Paula Oliveira

Analyst, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Dr Freedom Onuoha

Dr Freedom Onuoha

Department of Political Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Aurora Ortega

Aurora Ortega

Angélica Ospina-Escobar

Angélica Ospina-Escobar

International Crisis Group, Mexico, Conahcyt

Iris Oustinoff-Leroux

Iris Oustinoff-Leroux

Network Coordination Officer, The Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime

Talks

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

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

Expert networks addressing TOC

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

The private sector and organized crime

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

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

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

Graphic narratives of organised crime, gender and power in Europe

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

Organized corruption: Manifestations, impact and remedies

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

The politics of violence in Mexico and Central America

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

Breaking drug policy silos: Examples from France and Canada

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

Organized crime during the COVID-19 pandemic

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

Organised crime in France

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

Criminal gangs

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

Organized crime in Latin America: What is new?

01 December 2021, 07:00 PM
Adriana Abdenur Carolina Sampó Mariano Bartolomé Andrea Oelsner Concepción Anguita Olmedo 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 Laura-Lee Gillion Montserrat Deu Pons

Los Plebes - Young people working for Mexican Cartels

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

Criminal networks

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

Organized crime and urban violence

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

Organized crime in Brazil

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

Criminal dynamics, illicit markets and violence in Latin America

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

Intelligence and its role on countering transnational organised crime

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

Critical review of Mexico’s security policy

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

Governance and redistribution of criminal assets

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

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
Nanine Steenkamp Sigrid Raets Judy-Ann Cilliers Lin van Schalkwyk

Nigerian organized crime

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

Understanding biker crime: Perspectives from the Netherlands and Australia

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