The party adopted a party emblem that could be associated with fascist formation and in Europe is used by Neo-Nazi organizations. According to Svoboda's website, during the Ukrainian parliamentary elections the party presented its platform as distinct from those of the communists and social democrats. The paramilitary organization, which continues to use the Wolfsangel symbol, was disbanded in during the SNPU's reformation and reformed as an independent organization in
This year, largely due to civil unrest, 37 countries had their risk scores increased highlighting the need for companies to remain aware of the threats and operating risks to their businesses. The continued impact of the global economic crisis was evident in Austerity measures and spending cuts took hold with bouts of civil unrest, riots, strikes and student protests across Europe.
This trend of civil disquiet was the reason for 43 percent of the risks scores being increased in the map — with the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal and Spain all reassessed from low to medium risk. The dramatic political changes in the Arab world also continued to affect political violence risk both in the region and beyond.
Authoritarian governments in Africa and Asia took measures to protect themselves from similar challenges as civil unrest, while localised protests and property damage continued to feature in the Middle East and North Africa.
Meanwhile, terrorism remains relevant to the security of businesses, with 46 percent of all countries assessed as possessing some degree of terrorist threat. While South Asia and the Middle East remain focal points for Islamist terrorist groups, Africa has shown the most dramatic upward shift in terrorism threat in the last year.
The risk scores of six African countries increased in the map, with Senegal receiving a double increase from low to high risk. With further austerity measures still to be imposed and the Eurozone crisis only in remission, economic and social degradation are likely to be important drivers of future unrest.
The Arab Spring features heavily in our assessments, both for its contribution to civil unrest, and also as post-uprising states fail to guarantee local and regional security. Weapons proliferation and unchecked growth of radical groups in Libya, Yemen and the Sinai Peninsula are of particular concern.The Midterm Elections are fast approaching.
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The World Economic Forum’s Risk Response Network (RRN) was launched to provide private and public sector leaders with an independent, impartial platform to map, measure, monitor, manage and mitigate global risks.
Dec 02, · Foreword. The World Economic Forum’s Risk Response Network (RRN) was launched to provide private and public sector leaders with an independent, impartial platform to map, measure, monitor, manage and mitigate global risks.
Feb 08, · About the Aon Political Risk Map Aon measured political risk in countries and territories to assess the risk level of exchange transfer, sovereign non-payment, political interference, supply chain disruption, legal and regulatory, and political violence.
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