Kufra

Kufra Detention Centre (Detention Camp for Illegal Immigrants) (الكفرة الجوف)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Department for Combating Illegal Immigration (DCIM), Departments of Anti-Infiltration and Illegal Immigration

Management: Directorate for Combatting Illegal Migration (DCIM) (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Adult women, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
250
70

2020

YES
Libya

8,672

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2018)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status Temporarily closed

2017

Status In use

2017

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2009
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2009

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Directorate for Combatting Illegal Migration (DCIM)

Type Governmental

2018

Name Police

Type Governmental

2009
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider UNHCR (IMC)

Service Health care

2017

Provider UNHCR (IMC)

Service Social services

2017
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2009
Demographics

Name Adult men

2018

Name Adult women

2018

Name Adult men

2017

Name Adult men

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2018
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 250

2017

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 600

2009
Reported population at a specific time

Number 70

2020

Number 35

2018

Number 174

2017

Number 130

2007
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Official registry of detainees

2018

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Food provision

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2017
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution International Organization for Migration

2018

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution UN High Commissioner for Refugees

2018

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Department for Combating Illegal Immigration (DCIM)

Ministry Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2015

Agency Departments of Anti-Infiltration and Illegal Immigration

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2009