Centre for International and Defence Policy

Centre for International and Defence Policy
Centre for International and Defence Policy
Anais el Amraoui

Anaïs el Amraoui

Project Coordinator RAS-NSA
Dept. Political Studies

Anaïs F. El-Amraoui holds a master’s degree in Criminology from the University of Montreal. Her previous research focused on the prevention of violent extremism, as well as on militant antifascism in Montréal as part of her master’s thesis. After working as a researcher at the Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence (CPRLV) in Montreal, she obtained her master’s degree in political science at Queen’s University to expand her knowledge in the field of security and international relations. She is now pursuing her doctorate at Queen's. Anaïs is the Project Coordinator for the MINDS Réseau d'analyze stratégique/Network for Strategic Analysis at the CIDP.


  • Criminology
  • Radicalization and Violent Extremism
  • International Security

Selected Publications

El-Amraoui, A. F., & Ducol, B., “Family-Oriented P/CVE Programs: Overview, Challenges and Future Directions,” Journal for Deradicalization 20 (2019): 190-231.

El-Amraoui, A. F., & Ducol, B., « Radicalisation et extrémisme violent en contexte de détention : État des lieux et considérations en matière de prévention, » Revue porte ouverte 31:2 (2019).

El-Amraoui, A. F., “Canadian Armed Forces and COVID-19: Abroad and at Home, Adapting in Times of Crisis,” Hot Takes, Network for Strategic Analysis (2021).