Nouadhibou, Dakhlet Nouadhibou

Nouadhibou Reception Centre for Clandestine Migrants (Centro de internamiento)

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2020

Type: Surge facility (Ad Hoc)

Custodial Authority: National Security Service

Management: National Security Service (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Adult women, Accompanied minors

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
216
62

2008

No Data
Mauritania

172,987

International migrants (2019)

1,868

New asylum applications (2019)

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FACILITY NAMES
Nouadhibou Reception Centre for Clandestine Migrants (Centro de internamiento)
Location

Country: Mauritania

City & Region: Nouadhibou, Dakhlet Nouadhibou, Africa

Latitude, Longitude: 20.9430038555, -17.036190033

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Ad Hoc

Type Surge facility

2009
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2006

Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2020

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2012

Status In use

2009
Management

Name National Security Service

Type Governmental

2009
Custodial Authorities

Agency National Security Service

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2009

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2009

Name Adult women

2009

Name Accompanied minors

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 216

2008
Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)

Number 62

2008

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2009

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2009

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2009
Age Segregation

No

2009

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

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