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Women’s Rights Reforms in Tunisia Offer Hope

he Arab Spring fostered hope for democratic reforms across the Middle East and North Africa region. Few of these hopes have come to fruition, with political violence, suppression of dissenting voices, and economic turmoil marking the region, rather than the political and economic reforms that had once seemed possible. In ...

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Triomphe de Tuccabor’s extra virgin olive oil: traceability makes it unique in reaching golden triumph

Driving on my way to Medjez el Bab, reaching the hill of Toukaber, a small town but big with its riches in agricultural golden treasure of the Olive tree, I was not aware that this areas can hide such an excellent and rich resources entrenched in this landscape of an ...

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Youth-Led Initiative “Unleash Tunisia Venture Bus” Receives the 2017 Intercultural Innovation Award.

The Tunisian organization was selected among over 1,300 grassroots organizations that applied for the prestigious Intercultural Innovation Award, a partnership between the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the BMW Group. The Intercultural Innovation Award Ceremony was held in New York at United Nations headquarters, in the presence of ambassadors ...

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The Invisible Dog Announces Elizabeth Krief & Jacques Manardo Artist Residency Program

The Invisible Dog Art Center, Elizabeth Krief and Jacques Manardo announce the creation of the ELIZABETH KRIEF & JACQUES MANARDO ARTIST RESIDENCY PROGRAM @ THE INVISIBLE DOG in Brooklyn, New York. The residency offers artists of all disciplines and nationalities the opportunity to reside in New York City for 1-3 ...

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Tunisian Nader Masmoudi awarded Fermat Prize for Mathematics 2017

The 2017 Fermat Prize was awarded to Tunisia’s Nader Masmoudi (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York, USA) for his outstanding work of in depth and creativity in analyzing non-linear partial differential equations and in particular for his contributions to the rigorous and complete resolution of hydrodynamic stability problems raised ...

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Up-and-coming researchers honoured for breakthrough discoveries at 7th annual Mitacs Awards

Achievements include innovations to prevent cancer from spreading, helping athletes sleep better, and improving heavy oil recovery process Five researchers from across Canada were recognized for their innovative efforts to transform the lives of Canadians. Their contributions include research to stop cancer from spreading, helping elite athletes overcome sleep disturbances, and making Canada’s heavy ...

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Boyd County students making global connections

Maddie Bolt and her fellow students at Boyd County High School are learning a lot these days about how students just like them, thousands of miles away, have a lot in common with their counterparts here in the United States. Students in the Boyd County classroom of social studies teacher ...

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Behind Every Great Man There’s a Great Woman: His mom

On life, mothers and the art of belief. This is what mom told me 20 years ago. Yet 20 years later, she turned out to be right. 7 months ago, we were in the hottest city in the world where all the magic happens. Now I have probably told this story countless ...

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Agricultural land heritage that turns to eco-tourism, aeronautic and leisure space for nature and aviation lovers

It is a private initiative launched by a man who is fond of farming and with an aviation enthusiasm. Mr. Abdellatif Ben Moustapha inherited an agricultural land in one of the most beautiful areas of northern Tunisia. His family is well-known by its inheritance of an agricultural land that hides ...

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Agricultural land heritage that turns to eco-tourism, aeronautic and leisure space for nature and aviation lovers

It is a private initiative launched by a man who is fond of farming and with an aviation enthusiasm. Mr. Abdellatif Ben Moustapha inherited an agricultural land in one of the most beautiful areas of northern Tunisia. His family is well-known by its inheritance of an agricultural land that hides ...

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