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Visits

On May 31 and June 1, 2018, the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) made regular visits to the Subotica, Sombor and Kikinda Reception Centers, in order to monitor the treatment of migrants and the conditions in which they reside in these centers. At the same time, it visited the Horgoš and Kelebija Border Crossings, where the NPM was introduced with the current possibilities for migrants to continue their journey.

Apart from the representatives of the Protector of Citizens, representatives of the Provincial Protector of Citizens - Ombudsman and the association Belgrade Center for Human Rights were also part of the NPM team.

Officials from the Commissariat for Refugees and Migration from all visited centers, as well as police officers working at border crossings, have established full cooperation with the NPM.

On May 25th, 2018, the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) visited the „Sremcica“ Institution for Children and Youth. In order to prevent torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishments, NPM team monitored the treatment of beneficiaries, accommodation conditions in which they are staying, the provision of health care, and special attention was paid to the application of restriction measures to beneficiaries in the Institution.

On may 17th and 18th, 2018, the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) visited the Regional Center for Border Police (RCGP) to Bulgaria and reception centers for migrants in Dimitrovgrad, Pirot and Divljana. The aim of these visits was to monitor the actions of the competent authorities regarding the previously addressed recommendations of the NPM and to review the current situation in the visited institutions regarding the position of migrants and the conditions in which they are staying.

During the visit, the officials of all visited institutions have achieved full cooperation with the NPM team.

On may 17th and 18th, 2018, the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) visited the Regional Center for Border Police (RCGP) to Bulgaria and reception centers for migrants in Dimitrovgrad, Pirot and Divljani. The aim of these visits was to monitor the actions of the competent authorities regarding the previously addressed recommendations of the NPM and to review the current situation in the visited institutions regarding the position of migrants and the conditions in which they are staying.

During the visit, the officials of all visited institutions have achieved full cooperation with the NPM team.

On May 3rd and 4th of 2018, the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) visited the Preševo, Bujanovac, Vranje and Bosilegrad Reception Centers. In the course of the visits, the NPM team was introduced to the current situation in the Centers and the treatment of the migrants who are placed here, as well as to the measures taken by the competent authorities regarding the previously addressed recommendations of the NPM.

The officers of the visited Reception Centers have achieved full cooperation with the NPM team.