Western Negev

Holot

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2018

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Not Available

Management: Israel Prison Service (Governmental)

Detains: Not Available

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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FACILITY NAMES
Holot
Location

Country: Israel

City & Region: Western Negev, Middle East

Latitude, Longitude: 30.874446, 34.468667

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2015
Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2018

Status Last documented use

2016

Status In use

2015
Management

Name Israel Prison Service

Type Governmental

2016

DETAINEES

Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2015

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2015

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 3360

2016

LENGTH OF DETENTION

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Inadequate conditions

Freedom of movement within facility

2016

Hygiene

2015

Food provision

2014

Medical care

2014

Overcrowding

2014

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Semi-secure

2015

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

Monitors & Civil Society Access

Yes

International Committee of the Red Cross

2016

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