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Saudi Embassy football team in Tunisia wins Arab Diplomatic Brothers Cup

The football team of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Embassy in Tunisia won the Arab Diplomatic Brothers Cup in its second session after defeating at the final on Saturday evening  the Moroccan Embassy team in penalty shootouts.  The original and extra times of the match ended with a draw.  At ...

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“CV-Video for employment, innovative web platform for employment and equal opportunities

The association Foundation Act Against Exclusion “FACE Tunisia” launched Friday the project “the CV-Video for employment”, an innovative web platform for employment and equal opportunities (www.facealemploi .TV) “The particularity of this digital platform is to introduce the concept of video CV and video job postings, which will make it easier ...

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EU report welcomes work to strengthen EU-Tunisia relations

The European Commission and the European External Action Service have published a progress report on efforts to strengthen EU-Tunisia relations. Significant work has been undertaken over the last 12 months to strengthen EU-Tunisia relations, and the new report by the two organisations comes ahead of a meeting of the EU-Tunisia Association Council ...

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150 participants gathered for the 6th edition of the MedUni

The 6th edition of the Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citizenship – MedUni – started Tuesday in Tunis. Once again, it provides a space where different national and international organisations run training activities within a multilateral cooperation context facilitated and coordinated by the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe in partnership ...

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EU-Tunisia relations: towards a strengthening of the Privileged Partnership

Over the last 12 months, the EU and Tunisia have developed much closer relations and stepped up their cooperation in the various fields covered by the Privileged Partnership. That is the conclusion of the progress report on the state of EU-Tunisia relations published today by the services of the European Commission and ...

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Independent candidates get most votes in Tunisia’s municipal election

Independent candidates in Tunisia’s first free municipal election gained more votes than major parties Ennahda and Nidaa Tounes, officials said on Tuesday citing preliminary results. Sunday’s election is seen as key to a democratic transition and a chance to establish decentralization and local governance. Tunisia is hailed as the Arab ...

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Tunisians head to polling stations to vote in first free municipal elections

Tunisians head to the polling stations on Sunday for the first free municipal elections since the 2011 revolution. It is an additional milestone on the road to democracy for Tunisia and its people. Municipal polls have been delayed four times due to logistic, administrative and political deadlocks. “This Sunday will ...

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Municipal elections in Tunisia: Congress carries out electoral assessment mission

For the first time since the Arab Spring in 2011, municipal elections are to be held in Tunisia on 6 May 2018. Over 5 million Tunisians will be called on to elect the members of the municipal councils in the 350 municipalities of the country. On that occasion, a delegation from ...

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EU Mission to Observe Tunisia’s First Municipal Elections since 2011 Uprising

The European Union has sent a delegation of electoral observers to Tunisia’s upcoming municipal elections, the first of their kind in over seven years following the mass popular uprising that ousted the North African country’s authoritarian president. The unique nature of these elections has brought them under the watchful eye ...

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Servicemen and security officers take part in municipal race for first time

Some 36 thousand soldiers and security officers are be able to choose their representatives in municipal councils. This is a first in Tunisi a’s history, established under the amendment of the electoral code of 2014. The electoral authority reserved 359 voting centres in 350 constituencies throughout the country. Organic Law ...

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