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Disarming the mind: Reintegrating ex-combatants in Colombia

Following a peace treaty, can research help thousands of former fighters reintegrate into society?

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For decades, Colombia has been haunted by violence. Now, following a peace treaty, thousands of former fighters are being reintegrated into society. But can scientific research help Colombia’s ex-combatants to leave their past behind?

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doi: 10.1038/d41586-018-05044-w
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