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|
|Civil society activists protest the interference of the French Foreign Minister in Tunisia’s internal affairs||Campaign||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||February 13, 2021|
|Expelled Latécoère employees protest denouncing the company's recent expulsion decisions||Workers group: Other||Corporate grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Industrial zone of Al-Mughaira||Tunisia||February 15, 2021|
|The small farmers in Ghraira protest in demand of decreasing the price of the compound feed||Affected group (inc. NIMBY)||Policy grievances||Road blockade||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Sidi Alwan governorate||Tunisia||February 16, 2021|
|A solidarity demonstration with Olad Juballah residents||Collective / Informal group, CSO||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Mloulach||Tunisia||February 17, 2021|
|Tunisiair 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 solidarity protest was held in support of cattle farmers from the town of Olad Jaballah in the Mahdia governorate||Collective / Informal group||Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Demonstration||Support of a cause||Legislation||Tunis||Tunisia||February 19, 2021|
|The Free Doustourian Party organized a demonstration in Sousse||Political Party||Access to socio-eco rights: Basic rights / Services / Infrastructure||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Sousse||Tunisia||February 22, 2021|
|The Tunisian Labor Party organized a march against the ruling establishment and Ennahda Party||Political Party||Policy grievances||March||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||February 27, 2021|
|Ennahda supporters organized a march in Tunis to demand national unity and political stability||Political Party||Policy grievances||March||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||February 27, 2021|
|Families of the martyrs and victims of the revolution organized a sit-in in front of the association's headquarters||Affected group (inc. NIMBY)||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Sit-in||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||February 27, 2021|