A delegation representing NIHR board of commissioners conducted unannounced visits to a number of rehabilitation institutions and detention centres
to monitor human rights.
Evidence presented to the Senate inquiry into the conditions on Manus Island and Nauru should prompt the immediate closure of both offshore detention centres
, Greens Immigration spokesperson Nick McKim says.
The book is fiction but conditions of the centre and the lives of the people living in it, are based on actual detention centres
as researched by the author.
At present, the occupancy rate of the detention centres
is 85% which means that, by September 20, the authorities will have to look for options to construct tent camps or open new or temporary detention centres
We know that they have quilts, but those will not help them as most detention centres
are in open areas and close to sea, which is exposed and will be colder than other areas.
However, he warned the 157 Tamils may be subjected to indefinite detention on detention centres
in Manus Island or Nauru.
by Mohammad Asif Ahmadzai on 29 April, 2014 - 20:56 KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan government on Tuesday decided to shut down six newly identified secret detention centres
run by foreign forces in southern Kandahar and Helmand provinces.
KUALA LUMPUR -- Pakistan High Commission in Malaysia is working with the Malaysian Immigration Department and urge to improve the physical conditions and general facilities available at immigration detention centres
in various parts of Malaysia on Wednesday.
The inmates had to be transferred later to other detention centres
The UNHCR in Libya said in its April update that it welcomes the positive collaboration with the 'Department of Combating Illegal Migration' (DCIM) under the Ministry of the Interior to facilitate the regular protection monitoring visits and the registration of persons of concerns in detention centres
throughout the country.
Following last night's alarming look at life inside immigration detention centres
on ABC TV's Four Corners, key health and mental health organisations and mental health advocates are demanding the Government urgently review the standards of mental health care in all immigration detention centres
The ICRC resumed its visits of detention centres
in Tunisia to "assess the treatment and living conditions of detainees," the ICRC said in a communique.