As a partner of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the Belgrade Centre for Human Rights has, since 2012, provided asylum-seekers in Serbia with free legal aid: they are explained their rights and obligations and represented before the proper authorities in Serbia and the European Court of Human Rights.

We continuously monitor the state of affairs both in the countries where the asylum-seekers come from and in Serbia. All of our findings and reports are available at the Centre’s webpage at www.azil.rs

Holidays in Dimitrovgrad /VIDEO

The team of the Belgrade Centre for Human Rights visited the reception and transit center for refugees in Dimitrovgrad in order to mark the upcoming holidays, and on that occasion, all refugee children were provided with gifts. This reception center is located on the border with Bulgaria, it accommodates 45 children, of which three are [...]

Refugee Situation in Serbia in December 2017

According to the UNHCR estimates, the number of refugees and migrants in Serbia remained almost the same during December and amounted to about 4,300 persons of concern, of which about 4,000 were located in state asylum centers and reception centers. Most of the refugees and migrants were accommodated in the asylum center  in Krnjaca (772) […]


Press release regarding extradition of the Kurdish dissident Cevdet Ayaz

The Belgrade Centre for Human Rights (BCHR) hereby informs the public that late last night, on 25 December 2017, the Serbian authorities extradited Kurdish political activist Cevdet Ayaz to his country of origin, Turkey, where he faces the risk of persecution because of his political opinions. Mr. Ayaz, who faces a 15-year-long prison sentence handed […]



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Asylum in the Republic of Serbia
Information for Persons Seeking
Asylum in the Republic of Serbia
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Asylum in the Republic of Serbia
Information for Persons Seeking
Asylum in the Republic of Serbia
Information for Persons Seeking
Asylum in the Republic of Serbia
Information for Persons Seeking
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Asylum in the Republic of Serbia
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Asylum in the Republic of Serbia
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As a partner of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the Belgrade Centre for Human Rights has, since 2012, provided asylum-seekers in Serbia with free legal aid: they are explained their rights and obligations and represented before the proper authorities in Serbia and the European Court of Human Rights.

We continuously monitor the state of affairs both in the countries where the asylum-seekers come from and in Serbia. All of our findings and reports are available at the Centre’s webpage at www.azil.rs