Az-Zawiyah, North West/ Mediterranean Coast

(Al Nasr) Az-Zawiyah Detention Centre

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: Al-Nasr Brigade (Non-State Actor - Militia/Armed Group)

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Demographics

Adult women, Adult men, Unaccompanied minors

Reports of Inadequate Conditions

YES

Reported population

65

2017

Libya

8,672

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2018)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2009
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2009
National typology
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Al-Nasr Brigade

Type Non-State Actor - Militia/Armed Group

2017

Name Department for Combating Illegal Migration (DCIM)

Type Governmental

2016

Name Police

Type Governmental

2009
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider IOM and UNHCR (IMC)

Service Social services

2017

Provider IOM and UNHCR (IMC)

Service Health care

2017
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2014

Security Level Secure

2009
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014
Demographics

Name Adult women

2017

Name Adult men

2017

Name Unaccompanied minors

2017

Name Unaccompanied minors

2016

Name Adult women

2016
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2017
Age segregation

Age Segregation No

2017
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Capacity including surge

Capacity 15000

2016
Reported population at a specific time

Number 65

2017
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Official registry of detainees

2017
Mistreatment complaints

Mistreatment Complaints Yes

2016
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution International Organization for Migration

2017
Armed guards
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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
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