Essential intelligence on Africa and the Middle East

Home > News > Monitoring News > North Africa Outlook: Time is running out for Libya’s interim institutions

North Africa Outlook: Time is running out for Libya’s interim institutions

Libya’s inability to resolve fundamental political questions feeds into a climate of instability, reflected in some of the most serious episodes of violence in Benghazi and Tripoli since the official declaration of liberation from the Al-Qadhafi regime more than two years ago. In this gloomy environment, a critical question is whether the early November massacre of civilians in Tripoli by militias linked to Misratah, and the confrontation between special forces units and Ansar Al-Sharia in Benghazi later in the month, mark another stage in a downward spiral towards anarchy; it is just possible they could signal a shift in favour of the state.

Due diligence

For clients seeking a balanced picture of a company or individual, due diligence can provide an accurate view of their reputation, connections and identify potential problems

More >

Strategic advisory

From political risk to market entry studies our strategic advisory service is specifically tailored to a client’s current or intended strategic position

More >

Consultancy

Our consultancy services range from carrying out large-scale quantitative projects for public sector clients to identifying opportunities and monitoring risks for investors and developers

More >

Meetings

Engaging government and industry with local experts to discuss the changing political landscape and emerging investment trends in Africa and the Middle East

More >