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Visits

NPM conducted visits on 08 and 09 December 2016 to the Subotica and Sombor Reception centres in order to monitor the treatment of migrants, as well as the conditions in which they reside. On that occasion NPM team also visited the border crossing Horgos and Kelebija and Correctional Institution in Sombor.

The National preventive mechanism visited Principovac, Šid and Adaševci Reception Centers for migrants on 02. December 2016, for the purpose of monitoring the treatment of migrants and the conditions in which they are staying. The emphasis during these visits was on underage migrants, so the part of the NPM team was the representative of the Department of Children's Rights in Protector of Citizen's Secretariat.

NPM team visited the border police station at the Airport ''Nikola Tesla'' on November 17th, 2016 and interviewed there a foreign citizen who was placed in the holding cell in the transit zone of the Airport after he has been denied entry into the Republic of Serbia.

NPM during the three-day visit, from 08 to 10 November 2016, visited collective centers in Presevo and Bujanovac, as well as the Police Department and the District Prison in Vranje, Regional center of border police towards Macedonia and the Center for Social Work in Presevo. The aim of these visits was to monitor the treatment of migrants and asylum seekers.

NPM visited the Police Department Novi Pazar and asylum centers in Sjenica and Tutin, on 01 and 02 September 2016, in order to monitor the implementation of the recommendations addressed in 2014, as well as to monitor the competent authorities tretment towards migrants / asylum seekers.