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|
|The "Trabelsi Family Support Committee" calls for a sit-in in front of Hajja Trabelsi's house to obtain her legitimate right to decent housing||Collective / Informal group||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Sit-in||Support of a cause||N/A||Ariana||Tunisia||May 29, 2021|
|A solidarity protest was held with singer "Rami Qaldoun" who was arrested by the police because of his songs.||Collective / Informal group||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Al-Monatsir||Tunisia||May 31, 2021|
|The "Trabelsi Family Support Committee for the Right to Housing" calls for a protest in front of he Ariana Court||Collective / Informal group||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Ariana||Tunisia||June 1, 2021|
|A solidarity protest was held by activists in front of the police station in Al-Nasr neighborhood, in solidarity with the detainees, Ali Kneiss and Munther Soudi who were arrested the day before||Collective / Informal group||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Ariana||Tunisia||June 4, 2021|
|The "National Campaign for the Support of Social Struggles" held a march with the family of martyr Ahmed bin Amara||Campaign||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||March||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||June 12, 2021|
|Tunisair staff protest the freezing of assets by Turkish company||Workers group: Public Sector||Corporate grievances||Demonstration||Other||Procedural action||Tunis||Tunisia||February 19, 2021|
|A protest was held by oil sector workers and al-Sakhira residents||Workers group: Other||Policy grievances||Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Al-Sakhira||Tunisia||April 23, 2021|
|Following protests in the Sejoumi neighborhood of Tunis, violent clashes erupted between the protesters and the police||Collective / Informal group||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||Tunis||Tunisia||June 12, 2021|
|The "Small Farmers Committee" of Olad Juballah participated in the sit-in for the "Right to Housing" to express solidarity with the demonstrators||Collective / Informal group||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Sit-in||Support of a cause||N/A||Ariana||Tunisia||June 15, 2021|
|The family of martyr Ahmed bin Amara held a march calling for justice and denouncing police abuse||Collective / Informal group||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||March||Support of a cause||N/A||Sidi Hassine||Tunisia||June 15, 2021|