Wednesday 6 June 2018
Travel to Latin America

For anyone travelling to Latin America, certain countries carry a greater risk than others and information on such countries is important for a successful and safe journey.

A detailed crisis report has been prepared by a global risk and crisis management consultancy and their report, focused on the latest developments in Latin America, can be accessed via the undernoted link.

Latin America Report

The summary of the report is :-


Increase in violence related to drug trafficking in tourist areas


High levels of crime and civil unrest in Rio de Janeiro


Significant decrease in extortion incidents


Low salaries continue to lead police officers to resort to extortion


Allegations of corruption against important political institutions