Mapping of Collective Actions in Tunisia

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 Lebanon Support.

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 Lebanon Support’s team.

Information sources: Media reports, NGO reports, aid actors reports, as well as first-hand data collected by the Lebanon Support team.

Period covered by data collection: December 23rd, 2019 - till present.

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Title Number of protestors Actors / Mobilising structures Cause/ Grievances/ Framing CA Mode of action Objective State response Location Country Datesort descending
A solidarity demonstration was held in support of President Qais 200 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 50 Affected group (inc. NIMBY) Policy grievances, Injustice / Perceived injustice Sit-in Support of a cause Repression Zaghouan Tunisia March 23, 2021
PhD holders stage a sit-in outside the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Tunis to demand to clarify and to resume negotiations on the employment perspectives for unemployed PhD holders Workers group: Unemployed Access to socio-eco rights: Social security and protection Sit-in Demands for rights / Services N/A Tunis Tunisia March 24, 2021
A "Day of Rage" for Latécoère expelled employees 100 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
Activists and citizens stage a sit-in in Tozeur to demand to put train route 13 back in service after an interruption of more than a year Collective / Informal group Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Basic rights / Services / Infrastructure Sit-in Demands for rights / Services N/A Tozeur Tunisia March 29, 2021
Tunisian engineers announce a strike extending over 5 days to protest the government's failure to meet their pronounced demands 500 Workers group: Public Sector Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights Strike / Strike announcement Demands for rights / Services N/A Tunis Tunisia March 29, 2021
A protest was held by civil society organisations denouncing garbage shipment from Italy 100 CSO Access to socio-eco rights: Environmental rights and services Demonstration Demands for rights / Services N/A Tunis Tunisia April 1, 2021
Public sector engineers held a sit-in in Tunis 200 Workers group: Public Sector Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights Sit-in Demands for rights / Services N/A Tunis Tunisia April 2, 2021
A protest movement was held in solidarity with prisoner George Abdallah was held in front of the French embassy in Tunis 150 Collective / Informal group Regional / Political grievances Demonstration Support of a cause N/A Tunis Tunisia April 2, 2021

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Actors / Mobilising Structures Chart

Cause / Grievances / Framing CA Chart

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