04 august 2020

Montenegro inaugurates New Reception Centre for Migrants and Asylum Seekers

balkaneu.com

After Spuž, a second Reception Centre for Migrants and Asylum Seekers commenced operations in Božaj, near Podgorica. The Centre can accommodate 60 people, and is planned to operate under the Ministry of Interior. Its construction was financed by the Government of Montenegro with € 470 thousand and the European Union, which allocated an additional € 400 thousand from the pre-accession assistance funds (IPA) for the reconstruction of the former watchtower “Božaj” and the construction of the new [...]