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The Southern Stratagem: North Korean Proliferation Financing in Southern and Eastern Africa

Multimedia, 15 May 2020
Counter-Proliferation Finance, Proliferation and Nuclear Policy, North Korea, Africa, Pacific
North Korea adapts its proliferation financing activities to the particular opportunities available in each of the regions in which it operates. Sub-Saharan Africa has been no different.

The Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies invites you to watch an online discussion on North Korean proliferation financing typologies in southern and eastern Africa, as well as regional challenges and best practices in CPF.

The new RUSI Occasional Paper ‘The Southern Stratagem: North Korean Proliferation Financing in Southern and Eastern Africa’ by Darya Dolzikova and Anagha Joshi conducted a high-level PF risk assessment for southern and eastern Africa, identifying PF threats, challenges and best practices unique to the region.

The discussion was moderated by co-author, Darya Dolzikova, Research Analyst in the Proliferation and Nuclear Policy Programme.

Speakers are:

Chris Macadam, Head, Priority Crimes Litigation Unit, National Prosecuting Authority of South Africa

Muluken Yirga Dubale, Senior Legal Advisor – AML/CFT and FIU Expert, Eastern and Southern Africa Anti-Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG)

Lloyd Meadows, Director, Sanctions Advisory, Financial Crime Compliance (Africa, Middle East), Standard Chartered Bank


Darya Dolzikova​
Research Analyst, Proliferation and Nuclear Policy

Darya is a Research Analyst with RUSI’s Proliferation and Nuclear Policy programme. Her research focuses on understanding the nuclear... read more

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