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.

Maurício Vieira

Maurício Vieira

University for Peace

Miss Isabella Voce

Miss Isabella Voce

Senior Research Analyst, Australian Institute of Criminology

Ivana Vujovic

Ivana Vujovic

Juventas, Juventas

Livia Wagner

Livia Wagner

Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Summer Walker

Summer Walker

GI-TOC

Laurie Wdowiak

Laurie Wdowiak

Inserm - Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale (Fr)

Dr James Windle

Dr James Windle

Lecturer in Criminology, University College Cork

Dr Michael Woodiwiss

Dr Michael Woodiwiss

Ling Xu

Ling Xu

Director, TRAFFIC China

Oswaldo Zavala

Oswaldo Zavala

Professor, City University of New York (CUNY)

Veronica Zubillaga

Veronica Zubillaga

Universidad SimonBolivar, Universidad SimonBolivar

Ugljesa (Ugi) Zvekic

Ugljesa (Ugi) Zvekic

Ambassador, Senior Advisor, GI-TOC

Talks

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

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

Expert networks addressing TOC

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

The private sector and organized crime

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

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

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

Graphic narratives of organised crime, gender and power in Europe

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

Organized corruption: Manifestations, impact and remedies

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

The politics of violence in Mexico and Central America

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

Breaking drug policy silos: Examples from France and Canada

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

Organized crime during the COVID-19 pandemic

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

Organised crime in France

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

Criminal gangs

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

Organized crime in Latin America: What is new?

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

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

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

Los Plebes - Young people working for Mexican Cartels

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

Criminal networks

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

Organized crime and urban violence

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

Organized crime in Brazil

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

Criminal dynamics, illicit markets and violence in Latin America

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

Intelligence and its role on countering transnational organised crime

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

Critical review of Mexico’s security policy

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

Governance and redistribution of criminal assets

02 December 2021, 04:00 AM
Fabrizio Consentino Ariadna H. Ochnio 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 Judy-Ann Cilliers Sigrid Raets 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
Isabella Voce Christopher Dowling Sjoukje van Deuren