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

Advisory opinion of Inter-American Court of Human Rights on diplomatic asylum

In May 2018, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights gave an advisory opinion on the diplomatic asylum institute, as a human right, in the inter-American human rights system. Advisory opinion was given at the request of Ecuador. The Court interpreted the protection envisaged by Article 7 of the American Convention on Human Rights and Article […]


On new Protocol 16 to the European Convention on Human Rights

Protocol 16 to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ECHR), came into force on 1 August 2018, as ten Member States signed and ratified the Protocol. The following countries have signed and ratified Protocol 16: Albania, Armenia, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Lithuania, San Marino, Slovenia and Ukraine, while: Andorra, […]


Refugee Situation in Serbia in September 2018

According to the UNHCR estimates, the number of refugees and migrants in Serbia remained unchanged during September and amounted to about 3,900 persons of concern, of which around 3,400 were located in state asylum centers and reception centers by the end of the month, including around 200 single men in rub halls in Adasevci and […]



Information for Persons Seeking
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
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
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

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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