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Acting on the recommendations of the NPM, the Penal - Correctional Institution in Niš has significantly improved the work of the Institution, as well as the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty. The Institution started developing a project for the supply and installation of an adequate system of audio-video surveillance and measures were taken to improve the exercise of religious rights of the convicted. Also, in response authority stated that 834 convicted hired for labor, which is almost 100 convicted more than in the time of the visit. NPM  conducted an unannounced visit to Penitentiary Niš, on 19 April 2016.