Simone Haysom

Thematic Lead on Environmental Crime, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime

About this speaker

Simone Haysom is a Thematic Lead who works across the organisation on environmental crime, advising, conducting and leading research projects and advocating externally for effective responses. She leads the work of the Market Monitoring and Friction Unit, which uses digital technology, including machine-learning enabled processes, to understand and respond to illegal online marketing of wildlife products.

With a background working on drug trafficking and conflict-induced urban displacement, she has over a decade of experience conducting qualitative fieldwork in challenging environments and analysing how urban development, corruption and organised crime evolve and intersect.

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Trafficking of contagion: Environmental crime and biological threats in the Greater Mekong

26 April 2022, 08:00 AM
Hai Thanh Luong Valentina Pancieri Giovanni Broussard Simone Haysom Nicholas Thomson

Data & wildlife crime

09 November 2023, 11:15 AM
Sharada Balasubramanian Ramon Gonzáles Gallego Simone Haysom Agata Sobiech Adrián Sanchez Moreno