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.

Olena Shostko

Olena Shostko

Ukrainian Center of Legal Studies (private institution)

Romi Sigsworth

Romi Sigsworth

Institute for Security Studies

Diana Siller

Diana Siller

Filipa Silva

Filipa Silva

Zara Snapp

Zara Snapp

Co-founder, Instituto RIA

Pedro Sousa

Pedro Sousa

University of Porto, Faculty of Law and School of Criminology

Jack Spicer

Jack Spicer

University of Bath

Nanine Steenkamp

Nanine Steenkamp

Lyes Tagziria

Lyes Tagziria

Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime

Camilo Tamayo Gomez

Camilo Tamayo Gomez

Senior Lecturer in Criminology, The University of Huddersfield (UK)

Dr Kate Thomas

Dr Kate Thomas

Birmingham City University, Birmingham City University

Martin Thorley 马丁

Martin Thorley 马丁

Senior Analyst, GITOC

Dr Dany Franck A. Tiwa Tiwa

Dr Dany Franck A. Tiwa Tiwa

Think Tank, African Centre for Crime and Security Studies

Muazu Umar

Muazu Umar

Mr Sandeep Unnithan

Mr Sandeep Unnithan

Editor, News9 Plus

Dr Milan Vaishnav

Dr Milan Vaishnav

Brittany VandeBerg

Brittany VandeBerg

Associate Professor of Criminology, University of Alabama

Sjoukje van Deuren

Sjoukje van Deuren

PhD Candidate, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Teun van Ruitenburg

Teun van Ruitenburg

Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement

Karin van Wingerde

Karin van Wingerde

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Andrea Varsori

Andrea Varsori

Lecturer in Criminology, University of Huddersfield

Guillermo Vazquez del Mercado

Guillermo Vazquez del Mercado

Ana Velasco

Ana Velasco

Women In International Security

Martin Verrier

Martin Verrier

RUSI

Christian Vianna de Azevedo

Christian Vianna de Azevedo

Talks

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

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

Expert networks addressing TOC

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

The private sector and organized crime

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

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

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

Graphic narratives of organised crime, gender and power in Europe

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

Organized corruption: Manifestations, impact and remedies

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

The politics of violence in Mexico and Central America

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

Breaking drug policy silos: Examples from France and Canada

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

Organized crime during the COVID-19 pandemic

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

Organised crime in France

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

Criminal gangs

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

Organized crime in Latin America: What is new?

01 December 2021, 07:00 PM
Adriana Abdenur Mariano Bartolomé Carolina Sampó 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
Laura-Lee Gillion Elba Chacon Montserrat Deu Pons Héctor Carrillo

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 Anna Sergi David Bright Pedro Sousa

Organized crime and urban violence

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

Organized crime in Brazil

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

Criminal dynamics, illicit markets and violence in Latin America

02 December 2021, 01:00 AM
Camila Dias Arturo Alvarado Mendoza 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
Luis Daniel Santiago Vidargas Oswaldo Zavala Zara Snapp Dawn Marie Paley

Governance and redistribution of criminal assets

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

Narco-terrorism in South Asia

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

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

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

Nigerian organized crime

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

Understanding biker crime: Perspectives from the Netherlands and Australia

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