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Africa and the Global Illicit Economy - Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime EPISODE 3, 7th July 2020
Licit Economy Smuggling in the Maghreb and Sahel
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Licit Economy Smuggling in the Maghreb and Sahel

In this episode of Africa and the Global Illicit Economy we explore how licit economy smuggling has become the backbone of communities across the Maghreb and Sahel.

This episode features discussions on how governments tolerate and manage the trade in contraband commodities, medicine smuggling from Tunisia into Libya and the importance of food smuggling to borderland communities.

Presenter: Lindy Mtongana

Guests:

Raouf Farrah

Max Gallien

Jihane Ben Yahia

Related material:

Max Gallien 

http://etheses.lse.ac.uk/4116/

https://carnegieendowment.org/sada/77053

Jihane Ben Yahia

https://enactafrica.org/research/research-papers/a-medical-emergency-trafficking-pharmaceuticals-from-tunisia-tolibya

Raouf Farrah

https://globalinitiative.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/After_the_storm_GI-TOC.pdf


Producer: Alexandria Sahai Williams