News and updates

  • Online Training Platform launch
    We are proud to announce the launch of our online training platform. At AKE we embrace technology, E-learning provides learners with mobile, releva...
    23 February 2017
  • Ones to Watch: 20 February 2017
      Americas: Odebrecht corruption probe to intensify at regional scale Sectors: infrastructure; public works contracts Key Risks: contract cancell...
    20 February 2017
  • Global Intake 2.0 – Available now
    We are proud to announce the launch of our next generation country risk tool, Global Intake 2.0. Global Intake has been developed through consultation...
    14 February 2017
  • Ones to Watch: 6 February 2017
    Americas: Haiti’s president to be sworn-in; instability risks to persist   Sectors: all Key Risks: social unrest; exposure to incidental violence; ...
    06 February 2017
  • AKE Ones to Watch: 30 January 2017
    Americas: ELN hostage release could unblock formal peace talks Sectors: all Key Risks: terrorism; insurgency; political stability In Colombia, the ELN...
    30 January 2017
  • Special Report: A state captured? Prospects for South Africa in 2017
    A year is a long time in politics, and 2016 marked a number of watershed moments in South Africa’s democratic history. Political risk has steadily m...
    25 January 2017
  • AKE Ones to Watch: 27 January 2017
      Americas: Trump to move ahead with renegotiation or withdrawal from NAFTA Sectors: all Key Risks: increased protectionism; economic uncertainty...
    23 January 2017
  • Ones to Watch: 16 January 2016
      Americas: Nicaragua’s President Ortega sworn in for third consecutive term Sectors:  all Key Risks: policy continuity; economic hardship In ...
    16 January 2017
  • Ones to Watch: 9 January 2016
      Americas: further protests against the ‘gasolinazo’ expected across Mexico Sectors: oil and gas; commercial; cargo transport Key Risks: loo...
    09 January 2017
  • Ones to Watch: 19 December 2016
    Americas: protests likely to continue as president delays currency withdrawal Sectors: all Key Risks: civil unrest Police in Venezuela arrested more t...
    19 December 2016
  • Qualsafe Awards Approved Training Centre & New Courses for 2017
    We are pleased to announce that AKE International has been approved as a Qualsafe Awards training centre to deliver a suite of First Aid and Prehospi...
    15 December 2016
  • Ones to Watch: 12 December 2016
    Ones to Watch: 12 December 2016
    Americas: Temer faces crucial Senate vote amid increased corruption-fallout risk Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; policy uncertainty; vi...
    12 December 2016