Russia and Ukraine – Food Insecurity Feeds Instability

Global food prices have risen sharply in the last two years, and this has been especially noticeable in Africa, where food inflation averaged over 10 percent at the start of 2022. The conflict in Ukraine is set to exacerbate the situation. As Russia and Ukraine are both important food exporters, the United Nation’s Food and […]

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Africa Integrity Foresight – Russia Related Reputational Risk in Africa

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has heightened Russia-Related Reputational Risk, as shareholders, governments, media and NGOs pressure companies to sever links with the Russian government and its proxies. The effect of this extends across the globe, including to Africa, which has experienced a notable increase in Russian engagement in recent years. The UN General Assembly (UNGA) […]

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Julian Fisher

Founder,
Africa Integrity

Michael Kearsey

Director,
Africa Integrity

INDUSTRY ALERT: Mislabelled and Misdeclared Dangerous Goods

Background Current Consulting Group (“CCG”) is a supply chain consulting firm. We help our clients andpartners with sourcing and procurement processes, on-site quality assurance, and strategicsupport. In January of 2022, CCG identified a Shenzhen-based group called Sanwei being involved inmanufacturing of blasting equipment. Sanwei seemed to be doing this without the properlicenses and permits. The […]

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Strategio joins IR as the exclusive Investigative Due Diligence Member in Portugal

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Teresa Caiado Ramirez of Strategio. Teresa has joined IR as our exclusive Investigative Due Diligence Member in Portugal. Teresa has over 20-years’ experience in business intelligence, market research and corporate investigations. She is fluent in Portuguese, English, French, Italian and Spanish. […]

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Illume Investigations joins IR as the exclusive Investigative Due Diligence Member in New York

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Kieran Leahy of Illume Investigations. Kieran has joined IR as our exclusive Due Diligence Member in New York. Kieran is an investigator with more than 10 years’ experience in corporate investigations and intelligence. He is a native English speaker and is […]

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CCG Webinar: Impact of Western sanctions on Russia’s trade and political prospects in Asia

Our Resilience Practice head, Ilya Umanskiy, will offer a view on Russia’s trade and political prospects in Asia. Our team has been busy with analysis of Russia’s changing economic and political presence in Asia. We will be sharing our views and seeking to understand perspectives from those who join. Time: Apr 13, 2022 08:00 PM […]

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CCG Ukraine – Russia Crisis Coverage

Everyone’s glued to various information channels to learn as much as possible about the crisis in Ukraine and global sanctions against Russia. Our resilience team, headed by Ilya Umanskiy, can help make sense of events and outline ways to respond. We can also help address many other questions your clients may be asking regarding potential […]

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