- Tactical alerts covering incidents of crime, militancy, and infrastructure failures in Lagos and Abuja.
- Alerts covering upcoming threats of terror attacks, kidnapping threats, and civil unrest in Lagos and Abuja.
- Strategic reporting on counter insurgency efforts against the Boko Haram network in the Northern States and Middle Belt, in addition to other insurgencies taking place in the Niger Delta.
- Strategic reporting on fuel shortages and other politically contentious issues and their impact on stability.
- Recommendations for safe travel, including transportation and hotel recommendations, with an option for itinerary-based tactical monitoring.
Wednesday, 8 April 2015
April 1, 2015 As the economy in Brazil stagnates, anger from the Brazilian middle class anger at soaring inflation and burdensome taxation continues to rise. On March 15, a coalition called the Free Brazil Movement led a protest with more than 200,000 people in attendance, the largest São Paulo has seen since the pro-democracy protests of the 1980s. At the head of the movement is Kim Kataguiri, a rising libertarian star working with Atlas Network partner Estudantes Pela Liberdade (Students for Liberty). Protesters targeted Brazil’s president, Dilma Rousseff, who is in hot water after recent allegations that she was involved in, or was at least aware of, a kickback scheme at state-owned oil company Petrobras when she was a member of its board of directors. Kataguiri’s work with the Free Brazil Movement was recently profiled in an Associated Press article that appeared in the Washington Post and the New York Times. Many members within the Free Brazil Movement have passed through Atlas Network’s premier training program, the Atlas Leadership Academy, and are now applying what they have learned on the ground where they live and work. “The Atlas Leadership Academy provides diverse trainings with a focus on mission development, knowing how to reach your audience and the importance of achieving impact,” said Cindy Cerquitella, director of Atlas Leadership Academy. “It has been thrilling to work with advocates for liberty in Brazil, and in 90 countries worldwide, and even more
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