Activities & Participations

A Charter for Strengthening Social Dialogue in the southern Mediterranean

A Charter for Strengthening Social Dialogue in the southern Mediterranean On March 6-7, 2018, in Tunis, the Applied Social Sciences Forum (ASSF), and in collaboration with The Arab NGOs Network for Development (ANND), organized a national workshop on the Charter for the Promotion of Social Dialogue in the Southern Mediterranean. Many different stakeholders have attended this workshop such as, representatives of civil [...]

By | 2019-09-26T02:25:01+03:00 Thursday 22 March 2018 |Categories: Activities & Participations|0 Comments

The launch of the Mediate Program

The launch of the Mediate Program On Wednesday, 14 February 2018, at 10 am, a meeting was held between Mr. Abdelwahab Ben Hafaiedh, Coordinator of the EU-funded project ‘MEDIATE’ and representatives of the partnering civil society organizations. During the meeting, each of has been informed about the activities they would implement as part of the [...]

By | 2019-09-26T02:44:53+03:00 Wednesday 14 February 2018 |Categories: Activities & Participations|0 Comments

Expert workshop on discussing the methodology of the Social Dignity Index…

Expert workshop on discussing the methodology of the Social Dignity Index... In the framework of a scientific workshop dedicated to the Social Dignity Index and in the presence of sustainable development experts from the ESCWA, a final discussion was held on the project’s indicators as well as the approved methodology and the survey. This was [...]

By | 2019-09-27T15:57:21+03:00 Friday 22 December 2017 |Categories: Activities & Participations|0 Comments

Workshop Dialogue on Violence against women and how to prevent it…

Workshop Dialogue on Violence against women and how to prevent it... Within the framework of its regular activities and on the sidelines of the meeting on the discussion of the Social Dignity Index, ASSF organized a two-day meeting on December 21-22 2017 in Tunis on violence against women and its prevention. Mrs. Samia Daoula, a [...]

The symposium of social dialogue in the Arab world

The symposium of social dialogue in the Arab world In cooperation with the Arab Confederation of Trade Unions (Amman) and the Arab Network of NGOs, the ASSF representative has participated in the meeting of the Social Dialogue in the Arab Region. The meeting was attended by representatives of trade unions, employers’ associations and civil society. [...]

By | 2019-09-27T20:14:43+03:00 Sunday 17 December 2017 |Categories: Activities & Participations|0 Comments

Municipalities in Tunisia: The limited role of the Private Prosecutions & the Need for an Elected Administration

Municipalities in Tunisia: The limited role of the Private Prosecutions & the Need for an Elected Administration The municipality is a key pillar of local development. It represents a practical exercise of local democracy, through the election of local councils that reflect the wishes and aspirations of the citizens in a given region or area. [...]

By | 2019-09-29T22:12:29+03:00 Monday 20 November 2017 |Categories: Activities & Participations, Policy Briefs|0 Comments

The State of Emergency in Tunisia: Between Security Determination and Expected Dangers

The State of Emergency in Tunisia: Between Security Determination and Expected Dangers It was not surprising that President Beji Caid Essebsi, in a televised speech to the Tunisian people, declared State of Emergency for a month starting July 4 until August 2, 2015. He stated that, “Tunisia is undergoing exceptional circumstances arising from the recent [...]

By | 2019-09-29T22:12:39+03:00 Monday 20 November 2017 |Categories: Activities & Participations, Policy Briefs|0 Comments

The Sociology of Smuggling and its Impact on School Drop-outs: A Field Study of the Delegation of Fousana (Kasserine Governorate)

The Sociology of Smuggling and its Impact on School Drop-outs: A Field Study of the Delegation of Fousana (Kasserine Governorate) French foreign intervention in the region was a real impediment to the autonomous, self-centered internal development dynamics. This disability of development is generalized at the level of the social system as a whole, especially with [...]

By | 2019-09-29T22:11:19+03:00 Monday 20 November 2017 |Categories: Activities & Participations, Policy Briefs|0 Comments

Booster la gouvernance de la santé publique (Un défi de plus en plus pressant)

Booster la gouvernance de la santé publique (Un défi de plus en plus pressant) La gouvernance de la santé influence le droit à la santé en son fondement et sa finalité. Tel que défini dans l’article 12 du Pacte international relatif aux droits économiques sociaux et culturels, le droit à la santé est un droit [...]

By | 2019-09-29T22:11:41+03:00 Monday 20 November 2017 |Categories: Activities & Participations, Policy Briefs|0 Comments

Where to now for Primary Education in Tunisia ?

Where to now for Primary Education in Tunisia ? This paper aims to shed light on the reality of primary education in post-revolutionary Tunisia at a time when much importance has been given to reforms in some sectors as a response to sectoral demands. Yet, in the meantime, decision makers are less concerned with the [...]

By | 2019-09-29T22:12:00+03:00 Monday 20 November 2017 |Categories: Activities & Participations, Policy Briefs|0 Comments