Tagged: Environmental Crime

Illegal miners in Itagun, Nigeria separating mud, stones from the raw material, gold.

Transnational Organized Crime Underpins Global Conflict

The Norwegian Center for Global Analyses (RHIPTO), International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL), and the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime released a joint report in September detailing the connection between transnational organized crime and global conflicts. The report states that 96% of an annual USD31.5 billion in illicit flows is...

Organized Environmental Crime: The Urgent Need for a Global Response

The Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime has published a report depicting “a baseline assessment of organized environmental crime.” The report, titled “The Global Response to Transnational Organized Environmental Crime“, serves to uncover the threats organized crime pose against the environment and the lack of preparation that currently stands to...