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.
Displaying 11 - 20 of 824
|Title||Actors / Mobilising structures||Cause/ Grievances/ Framing CA||Mode of action||Objective||State response||Location||Country||Date|
|12 unemployed start a hunger strike inside the governorate building in Kasserine to protest against the decision of President Saied to cancel Law No. 38 of 2020||Workers group: Unemployed||Policy grievances||Hunger Strike||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Kasserine||Tunisia||November 21, 2021|
|56 detainees in Tunisian jails hunger strike to demand their release||Other||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Hunger Strike||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Tunisia||November 17, 2021|
|57 judges who were dismissed start a hunger-strike to protest their arbitrary dismissal||Affected group (inc. NIMBY)||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Hunger Strike||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||June 19, 2022|
|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|
|A delegation of human rights NGOs from the Civil Coalition for the Defence of Freedom, Dignity and Social Justice joined the residents of Zarzis and families of the victims of the sinking of a migrant boat, in a peaceful march to demand the truth about th||CSO||Injustice / Perceived injustice||March||Support of a cause||N/A||Zarzis||Tunisia||November 24, 2022|
|A demonstration was held at Habib Bourguiba Avenue in Tunis to denounce police violations||Collective / Informal group||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||March, Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||June 18, 2021|
|A demonstration was held by mothers of arrestees denouncing the arbitrary arrests by authorities of their children, including many minors||Affected group (inc. NIMBY)||Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||January 22, 2021|
|A demonstration was held by several civil society organisations and labour unions in central Tunis to commemorate the anniversary of the 2013 killing of a prominent activist and to denounce police abuses||Collective / Informal group, CSO||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Demonstration||Other||Repression||Tunis||Tunisia||February 6, 2021|
|A demonstration was held by site-workers in response to an agreement reached by the government and the UGTT to resolve their precarious conditions||Workers group: Unemployed||Corporate grievances, Injustice / Perceived injustice||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||December 9, 2020|
|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|