How to identify and avoid investment scams: tips from corporate investment expert Julia Pogasiy

In the modern world, where investments have become so accessible and diverse, it can be difficult to distinguish between legitimate and fraudulent opportunities. Unfortunately, this results in many people losing a lot of their money to scammers who promise high returns but don’t deliver on their commitments. Therefore, it is very important to know how

Defending Human Rights in Ukraine: An Interview with ZMINA’s Tetiana Pechonchyk

Since the Russian full-scale military invasion began, Pechonchyk and the ZMINA team have conducted the essential, extraordinarily brave work of documenting war crimes and crimes against humanity in order to bring the perpetrators to justice. As we mark one year since Russia’s authoritarian regime launched a full-scale, unprovoked invasion of Ukraine, Freedom House conducted an

World Day against Trafficking in Persons (30 Jul. 2022) – Interview with Jean Claude Brunet, Ambassador-at-large on transnational criminal threats and the fight against the illicit trafficking of SALW

Is human trafficking a growing threat for our societies? According to the United Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the International Labour Office (ILO), there are currently nearly 25 million victims – women, men and children – of this trafficking worldwide for sexual exploitation and forced labour. Human trafficking is a gross violation of

Working with violent extremist offenders in Stockholm: an interview with assistant governor Michael Laitinen

Many probation services in Europe have to deal with radicalised offenders on a daily bases. This requires a different way of working for probation officers. How do they do this at the probation service in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden? Assistant Governor of the Swedish Prison and Probation Service in Stockholm, Michael Laitinen is specialised