The HREIT delegation conducted an unannounced visit to the Burhaniye T Type Closed Penitentiary Institution within the scope of its National Preventive Mechanism mandate on 30-31 May 2023.
During the visit, information was first obtained from the officials of the Institution. Then, observations and examinations were made by interviewing detainees and staff. Treatment and living conditions for prisoners were examined in the context of national and international standards.
Following the visit, a report containing findings and recommendations will be prepared and shared with the relevant institutions and public.