Mapping of Collective Actions in Tunisia
Publication Date: 2019
The mapping of collective actions in Tunisia tracks mobilisations by groups of people whose goal is to achieve a common objective.
Each mapped collective action is based on a typology devised by the Centre for Social Sciences Research and Action.
The objective of this database is to explore collective actions by providing accurate data and relevant information on mobilisations happening in the country.
Explore the interactive charts below the table.
Data collection for this mapping is done by the CeSSRA team.
Information sources: Media reports, NGO reports, aid actors reports, as well as first-hand data collected by the CeSSRA team.
Period covered by data collection: December 23rd, 2019 - till present.
|Title||Actors / Mobilising structures||Cause/ Grievances/ Framing CA||Mode of action||Objective||State response||Location||Country||Date|
|Tunisian engineers announce a strike extending over 5 days to protest the government's failure to meet their pronounced demands||Workers group: Public Sector||Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Strike / Strike announcement||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||March 29, 2021|
|A protest was held by civil society organisations denouncing garbage shipment from Italy||CSO||Access to socio-eco rights: Environmental rights and services||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||April 1, 2021|
|Public sector engineers held a sit-in in Tunis||Workers group: Public Sector||Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Sit-in||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||April 2, 2021|
|A protest movement was held in solidarity with prisoner George Abdallah was held in front of the French embassy in Tunis||Collective / Informal group||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||April 2, 2021|
|The Coordination of Small Farmers of Olad Juballah organized a protest stand to commemorate "Earth Day"||Workers group: Agriculture workers||Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Olad Juballah||Tunisia||April 4, 2021|
|A protest was held demanding the release of all those arrested in the January protest movements in Tunisia||Collective / Informal group||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Ariana||Tunisia||April 19, 2021|
|A groups of Isnad activists distributed leaflets in response to the "class quarantine decision" issued by al-Meshishi government||Collective / Informal group||Policy grievances||Other||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||May 8, 2021|
|The "Coordination of Joint Action for Palestine" organised a rally protest to demand the enaction of law which criminalizes normalisation with the Zionist enemy||Campaign||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||May 15, 2021|
|A protest movemement was held in front of the US embassy in Tunis to protest the American position in support of Israel||Campaign||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||May 21, 2021|
|A solidarity protest in front of the house of Mrs. Trabelsi who was expelled from her house by force||Campaign||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Ariana||Tunisia||May 28, 2021|