THE GLOBAL INITIATIVE NETWORK

Lyes Tagziria

Analyst, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Lyes joined the Global Initiative in October 2017 and his primary focus is the Organised Crime Index. The Organised Crime Index for Africa was launched in September 2019 and Lyes is the Research Coordinator for the Global Organised Crime Index. He has also contributed to numerous other projects at the Global Initiative, including the launch of the Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing Index in January 2019.
Prior to joining the Global Initiative, Lyes was concluding his academic career, obtaining a BA Politics & Economics from Newcastle University and an MSc in Security Studies from University College London (UCL). His research interests include measuring organised crime using quantitative methods, Italian organised crime groups and the links between Brexit and organised crime.
Holding dual British-Algerian nationality and having grown up in Italy, Lyes is fluent in English, French and Italian.

Other Experts

Giovanni Broussard
Giovanni Broussard

Regional Coordinator (Asia) Global Programme Wildlife and Forest Crimes, UNODC

VIEW PROFILE
Alain Bauer
Alain Bauer

Professor, Chair of criminology, National Conservatory of Arts and Crafts CNAM

VIEW PROFILE
Laurens de Groot
Laurens de Groot

Co-Founder, ShadowView Foundation

VIEW PROFILE
Kyle Ballard
Kyle Ballard

Senior Coordinator for Reports and Political Affairs, U.S. Department of State's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons

VIEW PROFILE
Catalina Niño
Catalina Niño

Director of the Regional Security in Latin America and the Caribbean Program, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung en Colombia – Fescol

VIEW PROFILE
Alexander Sukharenko
Alexander Sukharenko

Director, New Challenges & Threats Study Center, Vladivostok, Russia

VIEW PROFILE