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A Photographer and a Parade Celebrate Ancient Buildings in Their “Last Days”

Main photo: Troupes of stambeli artists perform in a parade in the medina of Tunis in celebration of Mouled, the ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of December 2-8, 2019

Main photo: Dates in Douz, October 3, 2019. Photo by George Gale. Tunis Events Calendar: Week of December 2-8, 2019 ...
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Hundreds Demonstrate to Denounce Gender-Based Violence

Main photo: Demonstrators march in downtown Tunis on Saturday, November 30, 2019, chanting slogans denouncing gender-based violence. Photo by George ...
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Demonstrators Call for Climate Justice Ahead of UN Talks

Main photo: Demonstrators hold signs and chant slogans in front of the National Theater in downtown Tunis on November 22, ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of November 25-December 1, 2019

Main photo: A painting on an archway by the sea in La Goulette- October 26, 2019. Photo by Fadil Aliriza ...
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قطعة من القمر تزيّن مدينة تونسية

الصورة الرئيسية: صورة لسطح القمر (الصمار، تطاوين) التقطها المصور الفوتوغرافي بلقاسم القمري في ماي 2018 و هي تنشر بترخيص منه.  قطعة ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of November 18-24, 2019

Main photo: A photo of the Medina of Tunis, September 10, 2019. Photo by George Gale. Tunis Events Calendar: Week ...
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Demonstrations Outside Parliament as New Legislators Take Oaths

Main photo: Mansour Ayari, whose son was killed during the 2011 uprising, demonstrates outside parliament on Wednesday November 13, 2019, ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of November 11-17, 2019

Main photo: A bambalouni stand by the beach in Kelibia, September 28, 2019. Photo by George Gale. Tunis Events Calendar: ...
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“First” African Monetary Sovereignty Conference Opens in Tunis

Main Photo: Fadhel Kaboub gives the opening presentation at the conference on African Monetary Sovereignty at Culture City in Tunis, ...
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Thousands of Sexual Violence Victims Share Their Stories

Main photo: A mural on one of the pillars of the A1 highway overpass running parallel to Mohamed V Avenue ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of November 4-10, 2019

Main photo: Photo of pomegranates in Djerba, Tunisia on October 4, 2019. Photo by George Gale. Tunis Events Calendar: Week ...
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Jemna’s Collective Land Association Looks to New President with Hope

Main photo: Dates hang from palm trees in Jemna oasis, covered in muslin bags to protect from birds and insects, ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of October 28-November 3, 2019

Main photo: Rooftop of an art gallery of the Académie des jeunes créateurs in Sidi Bou Said, August 29, 2019 ...
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International Rights Group Issues Open Letter to New Parliament

Main photo: Members of Tunisia’s National Constituent Assembly, the temporary legislative body tasked with drafting a new constitution after 2011, ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of October 21-27, 2019

Main photo: A screenshot of an Amnesty International illustration of 19-year-old Aymen Othmani, shot and killed by customs officials during ...
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Tunisian Activists on Climate Change, Environment, and Development

Main photo: A group of mainly young Tunisians gather in front of the National Theater on Habib Bourguiba Avenue in ...
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Voters Explain Their Support for “Dignity Coalition”

Main photo: A photo of Seifeddine Makhlouf, spokesperson for the Dignity Coalition, posted on the official Facebook page of the ...
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شباب تونسيون يفصحون عن أسباب اختيارهم التصويت لائتلاف الكرامة

الصورة الرئيسية: صورة لسيف الدين مخلوف، الناطق الرسمي باسم ائتلاف الكرامة. تمت مشاركتها على الصفحة الرسمية لائتلاف الكرامة على الفايسبوك ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of October 14-20, 2019

Main photo: Illustration by Tunisian artist Ahmed Preda (Ahmed Touj), shared on his Facebook page on September 30, 2019, republished ...
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“Never Again”: Activists Put Transitional Justice on Agenda Amid Elections

Main photo: A screenshot from the first short film of the “Laroujou3” [never again] campaign launched  by civil society groups ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of October 7-13, 2019

Main photo: Organizers from the El Miad series of street debates set up a platform for a debate at Bab ...
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The ‘Heroes’ of Zarzis: Documentary Follows Fishermen Saving Lives in Mediterranean

Main photo: Chamseddine Marzoug, a volunteer for the Red Crescent in Zarzis, speaks at the Maison du Droit et des ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of September 30-October 6, 2019

Main photo: Rooftop of a shop in the medina, the old city of Tunis, that had previously been the residence ...
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More Televised Debates Planned for Legislative, Presidential Elections

Main photo: A panel including representatives from Tunisian National Television, ISIE, and Munathara present details on the next election debates ...
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Who is Kais Saied? His Voters and Former Students Speak

Main photo: A screenshot of Kais Saied from an interview conducted by Nawaat’s Thameur Mekki and filmed by Hammadi Lassoued ...
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في تطاوين: جمعية محلية تنظم مناظرات هي الأولى من نوعها قبل الانتخابات التشريعية

الصورة الرئيسية: التقطت هذه الصورة يوم 19 سبتمبر 2019، اليوم الأول للمناظرات. قدمت هذه الصورة من جمعية الدفاع عن حقوق ...
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Campaign Spending Monitoring Project Launched

Main photo: A screenshot of the press conference announcement launching IWatch’s campaign spending monitoring project, shared on social media, Monday, ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of September 23–29, 2019

Main photo: Fishing poles in the Lac 2 neighborhood of Tunis, with the Boukornine mountain in the background in the ...
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Conference on Democracy Proposes More Market Solutions

Main photo: Minister of Development, Investment, and International Cooperation Zied Laadhari (second from left) speaks at a conference entitled “The ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of September 16–22, 2019

Main photo: School desks at a primary school in Menzah 5, moved from the classrooms to the courtyard to make ...
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Fraud and Forgery Allegations Beset Presidential Campaign

Main photo: A man passes by presidential campaign posters near the Kasbah in Tunis, on Tuesday, September 10, 2019. Photo ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of September 9–15, 2019

Main photo: A detail of a mural in the La Goulette neighborhood of Tunis, April 24, 2019. Photo by George ...
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Watchdog Group Releases Report Card on PM Days Before Election

Main photo: Members of the NGO IWatch-including its president Achref Aouadi (far right)-present “Chahed Meter,” an evaluation of the prime ...
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Fears over Facebook’s Role in Election Campaign

Main Photo: A screenshot of the Ad Library’s results for one of the ads posted by the Facebook page of ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of September 2–9, 2019

Main photo: Rue du Pacha in the Medina of Tunis, near an ice cream shop, September 1, 2019. Photo by ...
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Tunisia’s Amazigh Seek to Preserve Unique Identity

Main image: A traditional Amazigh residence in the mountainous Jebel Dahar region, (date of photo unknown). Photo Credit: The Tunisian ...
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الأمازيغ في تونس: حضارة عريقة وتجاهل حكوميّ

الصورة الرئيسية: إحدى المساكن الجبلية التي يقيم بها الأمازيغ (توقيت إلتقاطها غير محدد). الملكية الفكرية: الجامعة المهنية للسياحة الأصيلة – ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of August 26 – September 1, 2019

Main photo: The stairway of an old building on Rue Lucie Faure in the Lafayette neighborhood of Tunis, on Thursday ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of August 19, 2019 – August 25, 2019

Main photo: Graffiti reading “The authorities ate the liver of the mother of the deceased” in Arabic (a saying meaning ...
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Tunisia’s Electronic Waves

Main photo: Tunisian DJ Cløtur perfoms at WAX Bar in the Gammarth suburb of Tunis on July 13, 2019. Photo by ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of August 12, 2019 – August 18, 2019

Main photo: Graffiti reading “Ta’allem aoum” in Arabic, or “learn to swim” on a wall in the old city medina, ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of August 5, 2019 – August 11, 2019

Main photo: Graffiti reading “RIP Omar” in both English and Arabic on a wall in Hay el Wahhat, Tunis, July ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of July 29, 2019 – August 4, 2019

Main photo: A table and column at the Safsaf café in La Marsa, May 26, 2019. Photo by Fadil Aliriza ...
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Rents spike in Tunisia’s south as displaced Libyans boost demand

Main photo: Classified ads for property rentals and sales in Tunisia in two newspapers, July 27, 2019. Photo by Fadil ...
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عبور الليبيين إلى تونس يشعل أسعار الإيجارات

الصورة الرئيسية: اعلانات عقارية في تونس في جريدتين، جويلية 27، 2019. تصوير فاضل علي رزا. عبور الليبيين إلى تونس يشعل ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of July 22, 2019 – July 28, 2019

Main photo: The stairway of an old building on Rue Lucie Faure in the Lafayette neighborhood of Tunis, on Thursday ...
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A New, Long History of Tunisia Sparks Discussion on Historiography

Main photo: Historian Sophie Bessis (R) discusses her new book with moderator Myriam Amri (L) at the Tunis office of ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of July 15, 2019 – July 21, 2019

Main photo: A photo of Tunisia’s first legislative chamber after independence in Bardo. Photo taken October 10, 2017 by Meshkal ...
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الاحتفال بتونس كنموذج لحقوق الانسان رغم استمرار الانتهاكات

الصورة الرئيسية: متظاهرون مجتمعون للتنديد بالتعذيب و إفلات المسئولين عن  التعذيب من العقاب ،يوم 26جوان 2019،اليوم العالمي لمساندة ضحايا التعذيب ،أمام المحكمة الابتدائية بتونس. صورة التقطت من طرف: فاضل علي ...
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Celebrating Tunisia as a “Model” for Human Rights as Violations Continue

Main photo: Demonstrators gather to denounce torture and impunity for those responsible for torture on June 26, 2019, the International ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of July 8, 2019 – July 14, 2019

Main photo: A mural on one of the pillars of the A1 highway overpass running parallel to Mohamed V Avenue ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of July 1, 2019 – July 7, 2019

Main photo: A view of the Medina of Tunis at sunset from the rooftop café Panorama, June 24, 2019. Photo ...
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Auditioning to be Tunisia’s Next TV President

Main photo: A photo of a film set for auditions in the new TV show “I Am the President,” in ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of June 24, 2019 – June 30, 2019

Main photo: A photo of the Tunis Train Station near Place de Barcelone taken shortly before the breaking of fast ...
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Pink Shirts and Swinging Hips: Is Tunisian Masculinity Really Changing?

Main photo: A mannequin in a shop in the Zephyr mall in the La Marsa sporting a pink shirt, Thursday, ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of June 17, 2019 – June 23, 2019

Main photo: Wall of a diving club in Monastir, March 2017. Photo by Ouiem Chettaoui. Tunis Events Calendar: Week of ...
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Video of “Israeli” Tourists in Tunisia Sparks Demonstrations

Main photo: Demonstrators in downtown Tunis on Saturday June 15, 2019 wave Palestinian flags and march in protest of what ...
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Tunis Hosts International Congress of Journalists

Main photo: Journalists attending the 30th Congress of the International Federation of Journalists march in solidarity with journalists killed for ...
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الوثائقيات الاجتماعية في تونس..التغيير عبر الفيلم؟

الصورة الرئيسية: ملصقات الأفلام المعلقة على واجهة سينما مدار في قرطاج. 24 ماي 2019. تصوير فاضل علي رزا الوثائقيات الاجتماعية في ...
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Testing the Social Power of Film in Tunisia

Main photo: Film posters attached to the glass wall façade of the CinéMadart cinema in Carthage, May 24, 2019. Photo ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of June 10, 2019 – June 16, 2019

Main photo: Murals on the pillars of the A1 highway overpass running parallel to Mohamed V Avenue in Tunis. Photo ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of June 3, 2019 – June 9, 2019

Main photo: A photo of the Sidi Bou Makhlouf zaouia/mausoleum in the city of Kef, March 2017. Photo by Ouiem ...
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Documenting the Destruction of the Mediterranean’s Only Coastal Oasis

Main photo: Two images of Gabes juxtaposed. The top one is a screenshot from the Habib Ayeb film “Gabes Labess” ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of May 27, 2019 – June 2, 2019

Main photo: A detail of a tile decoration on the wall of a private home in Marsa, Tunis, May 26, ...
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New Documentary Revisits Protest Campaign Against Corruption Amnesty Law

Main photo: A photo of the “#Manich_Msamah Generation” film poster projected onto the screen at the CinéMadart cinema in Tunis, ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of May 20, 2019 – May 26, 2019

Main photo: A bougainvillea vine, common to Tunisia, in Hammamet, Friday May 17. Photo by Meshkal news team. Tunis Events ...
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تصاعد المطالب بالتصدي لإتفاقية التبادل بين تونس و الإتحاد الأوربي

الصورة الرئيسية:.كاريكاتير سياسي للفنان توفيق عمران يعلّق على الأليكا ، وهي اتفاقية تجارية جديدة بين تونس والاتحاد الأوروبي قيد التفاوض، ...
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Calls to “Block” Tunisia-EU Trade Deal Get Louder

Main photo: An political cartoon by artist Tawfiq Omrane commenting on ALECA, a new Tunisia-EU trade deal under negotiation, featured ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of May 13, 2019 – May 19, 2019

Main photo: A series of stickers posted onto a column in the Lac 1 area of Tunis depicting Tunisia’s President ...
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Tunisia’s Truth Commission Gives “Final” Press Conference

Main photo: President of the Truth and Dignity Commission (TDC) Sihem Ben Sedrine addressed foreign press at a conference in ...
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National Outcry Over Latest Deadly Road Accident of Women Farmhands

Main photo: A sketch by the artist Yosser Halloul drawn on April 27, 2019 and posted on her personal Facebook ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of April 29 – May 5, 2019

Main photo: A traditional doorway of a residence in Sidi Bou Said, April 22, 2019, Meshkal news team. Tunis Events ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of April 22 – April 28, 2019

Main photo: A photo of the painting “June 1st” by Zubair Turki, from the collection of the Tunisian Ministry of ...
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From Thala to Tunis, Young Filmmakers hit the Big Screen

Main photo: A film screen in Culture City shows a fava bean seller from Thala, the subject of the short ...
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Tunis Events Calendar: Week of April 15 – April 21, 2019

Main photo: A mosaic displayed in the El Jem mosaic museum, May 26, 2012, Meshkal news team. Tunis Events Calendar: ...
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