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|
|Famers of Olad Juballah continue to protest calling on the state to respond to their legitimate demands||Workers group: Agriculture workers||Corporate grievances, Injustice / Perceived injustice||Road blockade||Support of a cause||Repression, Bargaining||Olad Juballah||Tunisia||March 3, 2021|
|Supporters of left-wing and social parties protest in the capital||Political Party||Policy grievances, Injustice / Perceived injustice||Demonstration||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||March 6, 2021|
|The Free Constitutional Party continues its sit-in in front of the headquarters of the Union of Muslim Scholars in Tunis||Political Party||Policy grievances||Sit-in||Protest of a public statement / Public representation||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||March 10, 2021|
|Expelled Latécoère employees protest the company's decisions||Workers group: Other||Corporate grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||Repression||Industrial zone of Al-Mughaira------||Tunisia||March 17, 2021|
|Parliament executives protest denouncing the practice of Free Destourian Party leader Abir Moussa||Workers group: Public Sector||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Demonstration||Protest of a public statement / Public representation||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||March 19, 2021|
|Joint protest movement of a number of small famers coordinators across the country||Workers group: Agriculture workers||Corporate grievances, Policy grievances||Building blockade / Occupation||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Mahdia, Kairouane, Sfax, Sidi Bouzid, Monastir||Tunisia||March 19, 2021|
|A solidarity demonstration was held in support of President Qais||Political Party||Policy grievances||Demonstration||Support to political leader / Public figure||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||March 20, 2021|
|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 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 "Day of Rage" for Latécoère expelled employees||Workers group: Other||Corporate grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Sit-in||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Industrial zone of Al-Mughaira------||Tunisia||March 26, 2021|