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|
|A protest stand of Al-Watad Party was held in front of the Palace of Justice||Political Party||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Demonstration||Support to political leader / Public figure||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||March 22, 2021|
|A protest took place today in Takelsa, Nabeul governorate following a clash between a group of holidaymakers and customers at a cafe.||Collective / Informal group||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Road blockade||Other||N/A||Nabeul||Tunisia||July 21, 2021|
|A protest took place today in Takelsa, Nabeul governorate for the second day in a row following a clash between a group of holidaymakers and customers at a cafe||Collective / Informal group||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Road blockade||Other||N/A||Nabeul||Tunisia||July 22, 2021|
|A protest was held by "Manech Msalmin" (I do not give up) collective movement in Habib Bourguiba Avenue demanding to reopen the investigation into the 2013 political assassinations of opposition politicians Chokri Belaid and Mohamed Brahmi and the alleged||Collective / Informal group||Policy grievances, Injustice / Perceived injustice||Sit-in||Support of a cause, Demands for rights / Services||Repression||Tunis||Tunisia||September 1, 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|
|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|
|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 protest was held in Habib Bourguiba Avenue to denounce the recent arrests and police abuses taking place||Collective / Informal group, CSO||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Demonstration||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||Repression||Tunis||Tunisia||January 23, 2021|
|A sit-in was staged at the Al-Fahs municipality by the wounded victims of the revolution||Affected group (inc. NIMBY)||Policy grievances, Injustice / Perceived injustice||Sit-in||Support of a cause||Repression||Zaghouan||Tunisia||March 23, 2021|
|A solidarity demonstration was held in front of the Mellouleche district building, a few kilometers south of Mahdia, protesting the violent police repression against the farmers of Olad Juballah||Collective / Informal group||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Mellouleche||Tunisia||February 18, 2021|