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|
|Domestic gas distributors start a strike to demand the implementation of agreements and after negotiations between their syndicate and authorities in charge failed||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Other||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Strike / Strike announcement||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||Bargaining||Tunisia||March 21, 2022|
|Members of the syndicate of the internal security forces stage sit-ins outside police stations nationwide to protest attempts to restrict the syndicate's activities and to demand the release of fellow members of the syndicate.||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Security / Military forces||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Sit-in||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Tunisia||August 31, 2022|
|Employees at four fuel-distribution companies strike for 2 days to demand an increase in wages||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: Other||Corporate grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Strike / Strike announcement||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Tunisia||April 15, 2022|
|Teacher stage sit-ins nationwide to stand for their rights||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Workers group: School teachers / University professors||Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Sit-in||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Tunisia||December 28, 2021|