Tunis

Al Wardia (El Ouardia) Reception and Orientation Centre

Status

In use

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Borders & Foreigners Department

Management: Ministry of Interior (Governmental)

Detains: Reception and Orientation Centre (Centre d'accueil et d'orientation), Unaccompanied minors, Accompanied minors, Adult women, Adult men

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
100
24

2019

No Data
Tunisia

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

Not Available

Detained asylum seekers (2019)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2015

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2011
National typology

Name Reception and Orientation Centre (Centre d'accueil et d'orientation)

2015
Center Status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2011
Management

Name Ministry of Interior

Type Governmental

2013
Custodial Authorities

Agency Borders & Foreigners Department

Ministry Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2013

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2012

Name Accompanied minors

2012

Name Adult women

2012

Name Adult men

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2015

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2015
Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 100

2012
Reported Population (day)

Number 24

2019
Reports of Overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2019
Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2013

CONDITIONS & REGIME

Inadequate conditions

Detention Centre inadequate condition Medical care

2019

Detention Centre inadequate condition Temperature

2019

Detention Centre inadequate condition Overcrowding

2019

Detention Centre inadequate condition Hygiene

2015

Detention Centre inadequate condition Food provision

2015

Detention Centre inadequate condition Showers and toilets

2015

Detention Centre inadequate condition Protection from Physical Violence

2015
External Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Gender Segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2012
Legal Segregation

Legal Segregation No

2012
Age Segregation

Age Segregation Yes

2012