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.
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
EcuadorAllegations of corruption against important political institutions
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