Resources, news, debates, and events related to Tunisia.

English Publication Date: Monday, December 30, 2019 Source: The Christian Science Monitor
Tunisia held presidential debates ahead of its Sept. 15 presidential election, the first time any Arab country had leading candidates debate policy and defend their records. The debates were the result of five years of campaigning by the Munathara...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Source: Middle East Eye
A decision to release Karoui from prison, temporarily or otherwise, to take part in live, in-studio debates rests solely with the Tunisian judiciary. It remains the best hope to ensure the principle of equal opportunity.
French Publication Date: Thursday, September 5, 2019 Source: Le Monde
C’est une grande nouveauté et la promesse d’un effort démocratique. Pour la première fois en Tunisie et dans le monde arabe, des débats entre les candidats vont être organisés durant la campagne présidentielle. Fruits d’un partenariat entre la...
French Publication Date: Monday, September 9, 2019 Source: HuffPost Maghreb
Article available in Word Document format upon request. Article disponible en format Word sur demande.
English Publication Date: Sunday, September 8, 2019 Source: Gulf News
French Publication Date: Thursday, September 5, 2019 Source: Le Monde
Depuis la révolution, radios et télévisions apprennent pas à pas l’indépendance face à des politiques et des hommes d’affaires qui détiennent certaines chaînes.
English Publication Date: Thursday, August 29, 2019 Source: Ansa Med
For the first time in country and the Arab world, the 30 candidates for the Tunisian presidential elections will be able to face off live on television during three debates broadcast on unified networks on two national channels and seven private...
Any Publication Date: Thursday, August 29, 2019 Source: Ansa Med
Per la prima volta in Tunisia, e nel mondo arabo, i 30 candidati alle elezioni presidenziali potranno sfidarsi in diretta tv, in occasione di 3 dibattiti televisivi trasmessi a reti unificate sui due canali nazionali e 7 privati.
French Publication Date: Thursday, August 29, 2019 Source: Jeune Afrique
Trois débats télévisés incluant les 30 candidats à l’élection présidentielle du 15 septembre prochain seront organisés. Ils seront retransmis en direct sur la chaîne de télévision nationale.
English Publication Date: Thursday, September 12, 2019 Source: The Economist
It was the first true presidential debate in the Arab world, yet the front-runner was nowhere to be seen. Nabil Karoui was not entirely to blame for his absence from the stage, though. The businessman and media mogul is campaigning to be president...