Western Negev

Holot

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2018

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Not Available

Management: Israel Prison Service (Governmental)

Detains: Asylum seekers (administrative), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Conditions complaints? Reported population
3360
YES
No Data
Israel

1,956,346

International migrants (2019)

9,444

New asylum applications (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2018

Status Last documented use

2016

Status In use

2015
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2015

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Israel Prison Service

Type Governmental

2016
Security Regime

Security Level Semi-secure

2015
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2015

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2015
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 3360

2016
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Freedom of movement within facility

2016

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Food provision

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Overcrowding

2014
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution International Committee of the Red Cross

2016

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS