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|
|Civil society organisations and political parties organised a protest in support of Palestine held in front of the Parliament||CSO||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||May 18, 2021|
|Tunisians rally in Hammam Chott to support Palestine and to protest against Israel||Collective / Informal group||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Hammam Chott||Tunisia||May 16, 2021|
|The "Coordination of Joint Action for Palestine" organised a rally protest to demand the enaction of law which criminalizes normalisation with the Zionist enemy||Campaign||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||May 15, 2021|
|A mass rally was held in Tunis to support Palestine||Workers group: Union / Syndicate, Political Party||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||May 15, 2021|
|Several people demonstrated in front of the Prime Ministerìs office in downtown Tunis in support of Palestine||Collective / Informal group||Regional / Political grievances||Demonstration||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||May 11, 2021|
|A groups of Isnad activists distributed leaflets in response to the "class quarantine decision" issued by al-Meshishi government||Collective / Informal group||Policy grievances||Other||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||May 8, 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 rally was held outside the headquarters of the Tunis Afrique-Presse (TAP) agency to denounce the "parachuted" appointments to head the agency||Workers group: Other||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Freedom of expression and assembly||Demonstration||Protest of a policy / Governmental measure||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||April 15, 2021|
|Employees of the Technical Agency for Land Transport stage a sit-in in front of the Ministry of Transportation to demand the appointment of a director-general for the Agency and the implementation of previously agreed-upon agreements||Workers group: Other||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Sit-in||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||April 12, 2021|