Geneva

Favra Facility (Etablissement de Favra)

Status

Temporarily closed

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Republique et Canton de Genève

Management: Chef de service, service de l'application des peines et mesures, Departement des Institutions, Republique et Canton de Genève (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Asylum seekers (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
20
No Data
No Data
Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2008
Operating Period

Year of Entry 1995

Year Ceased

Center Status

Status Temporarily closed

2020

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2008
Management

Name Chef de service, service de l'application des peines et mesures, Departement des Institutions, Republique et Canton de Genève

Type Governmental

2008

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Adult men

2020
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2008
Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 20

2020

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 15

2008

CONDITIONS & REGIME

External Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2008