News & Insights

  • 04-05-2020

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    Misinformation and Disinformation in 2020

    The terms misinformation and disinformation are often used interchangeably, but they do differ in nuance. Misinformation… Read More

  • 23-04-2020

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    Coronavirus-related civil unrest in Latin America

    The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has triggered a series of civil unrest and looting incidents across Latin America s… Read More

  • 14-04-2020


    Quarterly Geopolitical Risk Forecast: Q2, COVID-19 Edition

    In this edition of the Geopolitical Risk Forecast, we have made major changes to medical ratings globally and placed num… Read More

  • 04-03-2020


    COVID-19 Update: Economy impacts

    The COVID-19 outbreak has already had a negative impact on the global economy. Businesses in different sectors and count… Read More

  • 19-02-2020

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    PGI INSIGHT: Yemen -Violence likely to worsen amid ineffective diplomacy

    Yemen has seen a wave of renewed violence between Houthi rebels and the Saudi-led coalition, which is allied with the co… Read More

  • 11-02-2020


    DeepFakes and the US 2020 Elections

    As ‘Fake News’ overshadowed the 2016 presidential election, so DeepFakes are likely to damage electoral integrity in 202… Read More

  • 07-02-2020

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    PGI Insight: China – Coronavirus to cause prolonged supply chain disruption

    An outbreak of new coronavirus that causes a respiratory illness was first detected in the Chinese city of Wuhan, Hubei… Read More

  • 05-02-2020

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    PGI Insight: Niger – ISGS likely to expand control over Mali-Niger border region

    In November 2019, Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (ISGS) attacks in eastern Mali forced Malian troops to withdraw fr… Read More

  • 17-01-2020

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    PGI Insight: Libya – Prospect of political agreement uncertain ahead of talks in Berlin

    The prospect of short-term cessation of hostilities in Libya depends on the success of Berlin talks on 19 January. Talks… Read More

  • 10-01-2020

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    PGI INSIGHT: Iraq – Further direct confrontation unlikely between Washington and Tehran

    A US drone strike killed former Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps commander Qassem Soleimani in Baghdad on 3 January. I… Read More

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