Kuwait City

Kuwait City Temporary Shelter for Women (2)

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Ad Hoc (Shelter)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Capacity

700

2014

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Kuwait

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2014
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Ad Hoc

Type Shelter

2018

Category Filter Ad Hoc

Type Shelter

2014
National typology

Name Shelter

2015
Operating period

Year of Entry 2014

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour

Type Governmental

2018

Name Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour

Type Governmental

2014
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2014
Demographics

Name Adult women

2015
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2014
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 700

2014

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 500

2014
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
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Legal segregation
Family segregation
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Family access
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