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|
|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 Women and Youth Department of the Tunisian General Labor Union organize a sit-in outside the Municipal Theater in Tunis to demand the Tunisian State to ratify Convention No. 190 issued by the International Labour to eliminate violence against women i||Workers group: Union / Syndicate||Access to socio-eco rights: Gender equality and inclusion||Sit-in||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||March 6, 2021|
|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|
|The Tunisian Labor Party organized a march against the ruling establishment and Ennahda Party||Political Party||Policy grievances||March||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||February 27, 2021|
|Ennahda supporters organized a march in Tunis to demand national unity and political stability||Political Party||Policy grievances||March||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||February 27, 2021|
|Families of the martyrs and victims of the revolution organized a sit-in in front of the association's headquarters||Affected group (inc. NIMBY)||Injustice / Perceived injustice||Sit-in||Support of a cause||N/A||Tunis||Tunisia||February 27, 2021|
|Customs employees stage a sit-in outside the customs administrative headquarters in Qibli to demand the implementation of previously agreed-upon agreements||Workers group: Union / Syndicate||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights||Sit-in||Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)||Bargaining||Qibli||Tunisia||February 27, 2021|
|The Coordination for the Defense of Djerid stage a sit-in outside Tozeur Governorate headquarters demanding to solve real estate and land ownership issues||CSO||Policy grievances, Access to socio-eco rights: Basic rights / Services / Infrastructure||Sit-in||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Djerid||Tunisia||February 22, 2021|
|The Free Doustourian Party organized a demonstration in Sousse||Political Party||Access to socio-eco rights: Basic rights / Services / Infrastructure||Demonstration||Demands for rights / Services||N/A||Sousse||Tunisia||February 22, 2021|
|Tunisair staff protest the freezing of assets by Turkish company||Workers group: Public Sector||Corporate grievances||Demonstration||Other||Procedural action||Tunis||Tunisia||February 19, 2021|