Aon’s 2018 Risk Maps are now available. The maps cover Political Risk and Terrorism and Political Violence, and are produced in conjunction with Continuum Economics and The Risk Advisory Group.
Political violence risks are rising globally, due to geopolitical tensions, a weakening of liberal democratic governance, and the repercussive effects of chronic conflicts around the globe.
For the third successive year, more country risk ratings have increased (17) than decreased (6). This year:
Forty-six countries or territories are now rated as high or severe risk, representing 22% of the global total.