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|
|Employees of the Survey and Land Registration office in Beja start a two-day-long strike to demand the implementation of agreed-upon agreements||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Public Sector||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Strike / Strike announcement||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||January 12, 2022|
|Residents of Amdoun delegation rom Beja governorate demonstrated in front of the delegation's headquarters||Affected group (inc. NIMBY)||Access to socio-eco rights: Basic rights / Services / Infrastructure||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||August 4, 2021|
|Municipal agents in Beja take part in the national 2-day strike and stage a sit-in to demand better working conditions||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Public Sector||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Sit-in||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||February 21, 2022|
|Sunflower seed producers protest in Beja over falling production and the importation of sunflower seeds, and demand government intervention to control selling prices and to ensure that selling prices cover production costs||Workers group: Agriculture workers||Policy grievances||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||August 2, 2022|
|Tunisian Sugar Company workers stage a demonstration in Beja outside the factory to demand to go back to work||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Other||Corporate grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Sit-in||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||February 21, 2022|
|Unemployed stage a sit-in in Beja to demand the President of the Republic to activate the provisions of Law No. 38 of 2020||Workers group: Unemployed||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Social security and protection||Sit-in||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||October 13, 2021|
|Employees of the Office of Forestry and Pastoral Development in the Northwest demonstrate at the headquarters of the General Administration in Beja to demand career advancement and to protest against corruption in the agency||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Public Sector||Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights, Corruption and/ or lack of accountability||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||November 29, 2021|
|Prison workers in Beja stage a 4-hour demonstration to demand payment of unpaid salaries and settlement of their situations||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Public Sector||Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||February 21, 2022|
|Office of Topography and Cadastre employees in Beja stage a sit-in to demand their labour rights||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Public Sector||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Sit-in||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Beja||Tunisia||December 10, 2021|
|A demonstration was held in Beja (North West Tunisia ) by civil society organisations and informal collectives against the government and Coronavirus measures announced on Tuesday to curb the spread of the virus||Collective / Informal group, CSO||Policy grievances||Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||Repression||Beja||Tunisia||January 17, 2021|