• IDWG Annual Event - Oct 2018
    Steering Committee Member Brooke Kassner-Matz of Internews presents the results of a benchmarking survey on gender and diversity in NGO security at the IDWG Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.
    

Global

Israel Measles Outbreak Ahead of Passover
Israel is currently experiencing a significant measles outbreak. Reported measles cases have increased from 30 in the 2017-2018 season to nearly…

The Battle for the Northeast Drug Corridor: Cartel del Noreste on the Offensive
The balkanization of Mexico’s cartels has added violent internal divisions to the ongoing intra-cartel turf wars. In mid-March, the CDN appeared to…

Travel Advisories Add Kidnapping Indicator
In 2018, the U.S. Department of State introduced the Travel Advisory system. Fifteen months after the system went into effect, the Department has…

Consular Reporting

Demonstration Alert: Kyiv (Ukraine), Presidential Debate on April 19 Evening and Second…
Event: On the evening of Friday, April 19, a presidential debate will be held at the Olympic Stadium near Kyiv’s city center. On Sunday, April 21,…

Demonstration Alert: Algiers (Algeria), Demonstrations Throughout the Country
Demonstrations continue to take place throughout the country. At previous demonstrations, there were reports of confrontations between police and…

Security Alert: Belgrade (Serbia), Protests on Friday (April 19) and Saturday (April 20)
Event: There will be a pro-government protest on Friday, April 19, 2019 from 3:00PM to 9:00PM in front of the Parliament building (Trg Nikole…