Special Reports

  • 2024 Election Calendar – Updated
    In 2024, over four billion people will head to the polls in more than 50 national electoral contests, marking the biggest-ever year for democracy. Thr...
    ake-intel
    01 May 2024
  • Kidnap & Ransom Report Q1 2024
    AKE's Quarterly Kidnap and Ransom (K&R) Report Q1 2024 contains a selection of key K&R cases, trends and analyses based on AKE’s research on...
    ake-intel
    11 April 2024
  • Political Risk Report Q1 2024
    AKE’s Political Risk Report consists of six region-focused sections each of which includes a regional overview highlighting broad trends, an in-focu...
    ake-intel
    04 April 2024
  • The global lithium trade
    There are few metals more valuable to a global clean energy transition than lithium. Lithium is the lightest metal in the world, with a higher energy ...
    ake-intel
    07 March 2024
  • 2024 Election Calendar
    In 2024 over four billion people will head to the polls in more than 50 national electoral contests, marking the biggest-ever year for democracy. Seve...
    ake-intel
    26 January 2024
  • Kidnap & Ransom Report Q4 2023
    AKE's Quarterly Kidnap and Ransom (K&R) Report Q4 2023 contains a selection of key K&R cases, trends and analyses based on AKE’s research on...
    ake-intel
    11 January 2024
  • Political Risk Report Q4 2023
    AKE’s Political Risk Report consists of six region-focused sections each of which includes a regional overview highlighting broad trends, an in-focu...
    ake-intel
    04 January 2024
  • Israel – Gaza War
    This Special Report focuses on the Israel-Gaza war. Analysing the unprecedented 7 October attack by Hamas and Israel's response together with the regi...
    ake-intel
    03 November 2023
  • Kidnap & Ransom Report Q3 2023
    AKE's Quarterly Kidnap and Ransom (K&R) Report Q3 2023 contains a selection of key K&R cases, trends and analyses based on AKE’s research on...
    ake-intel
    10 October 2023
  • Political Risk Report Q3 2023
    AKE’s Political Risk Report consists of six region-focused sections each of which includes a regional overview highlighting broad trends, an in-focu...
    ake-intel
    03 October 2023
  • Ethiopia: Amhara’s Fano say no to integration
    On 13 August the Ethiopian National Defense Force (ENDF) conducted airstrikes targeting Fano militia members who had gathered in Finote Selam town, We...
    ake-intel
    06 September 2023
  • The Wagner Mutiny – Implications for stability and security in Africa and Eurasia
    This AKE Special Report examines the aftermath of Wagner Group’s 23-24 June mutiny in Russia and its implications for regional stability and securit...
    ake-intel
    10 August 2023