Managing the Reintegration of Violent Extremists and their Families: A Guide to Proactive Reintegration


Peta Lowe
Stacey Stafford
Anna Sherburn


This publication focuses on efforts to rehabilitate individuals that have participated in violent extremist groups to reintegrate them into their community. It looks at proactive strategies that could be used in Commonwealth countries to aide in the rehabilitation and integration of former violent extremists and their families.

Developing successful reintegration programs is crucial not only to preventing recidivism among returnees but also to mitigating further radicalization among the local population and building overall community-level resilience to violent extremism



4 May 2022