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Upcoming Events

A Deep Dive Into Argentina´s Criminal Dynamics and Its Borders

Although Argentina shares a bast border with the largest marijuana producer in the continent, organized crime has evolved slowly and to other dimensions less visible like money laundering

Join us on Tuesday, March 16, for a discussion ...

A Deep Dive Into Brazil´s Criminal Dynamics and Its Borders

BRAZIL / 4 Mar 2021

Home to some of Latin America’s most sophisticated gangs, Brazil’s criminal actors are omnipresent smugglers along the Southern Cone’s borders. Neighboring Paraguay serves as a refuge for both the gangs and white-collar criminals, including savvy operators whitewashing millions of dollars.

On March 4, InSight Crime will host the latest in its series of events, entitled  “Border  Crime:  The  Northern  Triangle  and  the Tri-Border  Area,” delving into Brazil’s cross-border criminal dynamics. InSight Crime co-director Steven Dudley, alongside InSight Crime researcher Vinicius Madureira, will present the findings of two years of investigative work in these border regions, in a discussion moderated by Camila Nunes, researcher at the University of São Paulo's Center for the Study of Violence.

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Key Findings of the Report “The Cocaine Pipeline to Europe”

COCAINE / 2 Mar 2021

The Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime will be hosting a webinar to discuss the key findings of the report "The Cocaine Pipeline to Europe" with the lead author, Jeremy McDermott, co-director and co-founder of InSight Crime.

The webinar will be chaired by Virginia Comolli, Research Manager at the GI-TOC

Registration required

A Deep Dive Into Paraguay’s Criminal Dynamics and Its Borders

PARAGUAY / 25 Feb 2021

Paraguay’s commercial connections, its institutional weakness, and its rampant cannabis production have attracted transnational criminal groups, such as the PCC.

Join us on Thursday, February 25, 2021, for a discussion with our co-director, Steven Dudley, alongside InSight Crime project coordinator and researcher, Ángela Olaya, and our collaborator and researcher, Carlos Peris, who will take an in-depth look at organized crime in Paraguay and its borders. The event will be moderated by Juan Alberto Martens Mola, an expert on crime and security in Paraguay.

A Deep Dive Into Honduras’ Criminal Dynamics and Its Borders

HONDURAS / 16 Feb 2021

Honduras is a key territory for cocaine trafficking and a hub for other criminal economies, such as human smuggling and extortion.

Join us next Tuesday, February 16, for a discussion in which  InSight  Crime Co-director Steven Dudley — and investigators Héctor Silva and Victoria Dittmar – delve into Honduras´ cross-border criminal dynamics. Moderated by  Kurt Alan Ver Beek, Co-Founder & President of Association for a More Just Society (ASJ), the event is part of  a series of country-by-country presentations titled “Border Crime: The Northern Triangle and the Tri-Border Area,” in which  InSight  Crime presents the findings of its investigative work completed over the last two years in these border regions.

A Deep Dive Into Guatemala’s Criminal Dynamics and Its Borders

GUATEMALA / 2 Feb 2021

A weak state presence and widespread corruption continue to enable drug trafficking and other criminal activity in Guatemala’s border regions.

Join us next Tuesday, February 2, for a discussion in which InSight Crime Co-director Steven Dudley — and investigators Héctor Silva and Alex Papadovassilakis — delve into Guatemala´s cross-border criminal dynamics. The event will be moderated by Marielos Monzón, coordinator of the Ciclos de Actualización para Periodistas (CAP), a Guatemala-based program that provides journalists with workshops to hone their skills. It is part of a series of country-by-country presentations titled “Border Crime: The Northern Triangle and the Tri-Border Area,” in which InSight Crime presents findings of investigative work carried out during the last two years in these border regions.

Live Broadcast in  Spanish  on Youtube and English on Facebook

Time: 5:00 pm (Central America)