The Riskline Informer is a series of analytical pieces interpreting and forecasting key political, security and social issues affecting global affairs.
17 July 2020
While confirmed cases across the United States continue to rise significantly, official deaths have thus far not followed suit, perhaps pointing to a considerably lower mortality rate than initially estimated.
15 July 2020
Our analyst on the ground gives an account on some of the peculiar ways the COVID-19 pandemic has affected life in Egypt.
10 July 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated food insecurity in the United States (US) due to a combination of production disruption and overnight changes in consumer demand.
07 July 2020
While China maintains that the law is essential for securing Hong Kong’s economic and political stability, there are serious concerns that it undermines the territory’s autonomy.
03 July 2020
As more neighbouring countries create travel bubbles with one another, the next few months will likely see more travellers reach their destinations on cars, buses and trains rather than large planes.
29 June 2020
This is an account by one of our analysts who recently experienced an earthquake evacuation in Mexico City in the midst of the pandemic. She raises some interesting concerns, particularly on the challenge of implementing social distancing during a natural disaster.