Workshop on Integrating Prisons into National Counter-Terrorism Arrangements
– Indonesia – The GCTF Detention and Reintegration Working Group’s (DRWG)
workshop on “Integrating Prisons into National Counter-Terrorism Arrangements”
was hosted by the Jakarta Centre for Law Enforcement Cooperation (JCLEC) on
11-12 April 2017, in Semarang, Indonesia.
The DRWG Co-Chairs, Australia and
Indonesia, marked the crucial role of prisons in countering violent extremism
and breaking the cycle of radicalization, and in optimizing the chance of a
successful rehabilitation and sustainable reintegration into society of Violent
Extremist Offenders (VEOs). Presentations were delivered on the subjects of
information-sharing, identifying and countering radicalization in prisons, and
post release and reintegration.