A full recording is now available for the launch of FACT’s new report analyzing the linkages between U.S. financial secrecy and environmental crimes in the Amazon region.
Effective domestic anti-money laundering policy is essential for the U.S. to become a true partner to Africa in rooting out malicious foreign actors like the Wagner Group.
In order to effectively address the international debt crisis, climate change, and other key challenges, Global North leaders must acknowledge their own complicity in enabling the illicit flow of needed funds out of developing economies.
Join FACT, GATJ, and the Nawi Collective for a hybrid in-person and virtual panel discussion highlighting growing efforts in Africa to analyze and tackle macroeconomic systems which discriminate against women, as well as reform campaigns designed to support the realization of women’s rights.
VOA quotes FACT Executive Director Ian Gary on the importance of supporting African states’ fight against illicit financial flows.
The Sentry’s report points to major ways the international community must act to deny kleptocrats the “brain trust” on which they rely to perpetrate their crimes. It’s up to the U.S. to be a leader, not a laggard, in implementing a robust anti-money laundering regime.