reception centre

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reception centre

(in Britain) n
1. (Social Welfare) a place to which distressed people, such as vagrants, addicts, victims of a disaster, refugees, etc, go pending more permanent arrangements
2. (Social Welfare) a local-authority home where children are looked after in a family crisis or where long-term placement is arranged for a child whose family cannot provide a home
Translations

reception centre

n (Brit) → centro di raccolta
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The objective of the acquisition is Finland's comprehensive framework agreements, in accordance with the regional division defined by the Finnish Immigration Service, for the purpose of establishing new reception centers for asylum seekers of minor minors in Finland.
For her part, Imen Zahouani Houimel, director general of women's affairs at the Ministry of Women, Family and Children, said that the experience of the reception centers in Tunisia is a pilot experience that has started in 2013 through the creation of the El Amen center in Greater Tunis, with a capacity of 30 abused women accompanied by their children.
The French authorities said in a statement, the migrants were transported by bus to temporary reception centers.
According to the General Establishment for Cereal Processing and Trade -- Qamishli Branch's 2015 statistics, 315,188 tons of wheat and 95,228 tons of barley have been delivered to the reception centers in the city.
Some EU leaders hope to establish reception centers along Europe's external borders to register refugees and conduct reviews on applicants' status for asylum.
According to the deal agreed by European leaders at a mini summit in Brussels Sunday, 100,000 spaces in refugee reception centers will be created, 50,000 of which will be in Greece and another 50,000 in the other countries along the Balkan route.
The reception centers in the capital Sofia as well as the campus in Harmanli remain the most densely populated.
Madinah, Dhu-AlHijjah 24, 1432, Nov 20, 2011, SPA -- The National Pilgrims' Guides Establishment in Madinah continues to receive pilgrims through all the facilities of the Establishment consisting of three reception centers, eighteen field service offices, four centers to guide lost pilgrims, and ten support offices.
Team members coordinated with counterparts at recruiting commands, processing stations, reception centers and commercial carriers.
The zast forwards the aliens to the bamf for asylum applications and then transfers them to other reception centers in the state of saxony-anhalt or distributes them to the districts and county-level cities for internal housing.