LIFC-A (Land Intelligence Fusion Centre - Afghanistan)

We supplied an expert who delivered a briefing to senior commanders on the rural environment. This enabled a better understanding of environmental subtleties taking place in Helmand province.

Connections exist between the drugs trade and the insurgency in Afghanistan. Within MoD there was limited understanding of the agricultural dynamics at play and the influence these had on poppy cultivation within Helmand Province in particular and how this affected wider social dynamics.

With over 8 years of continuous experience of poppy dynamics in Afghanistan, Alcis supplied an expert to the LIFC (Land Intelligence Fusion Centre) to deliver a brief to senior commanders on the rural environment.

Through the knowledge and products provided, we delivered a better understanding of environmental subtleties taking place in Helmand province.