Mushawarat

2019-08-08T13:28:07+00:00

"Strengthening socio-economic reform in critical areas through upholding citizens engagement in the decentralization process in Tunisia" The project seeks to develop policy recommendations addressing urgent socio-economic challenges facing communities in the governorates of Gafsa and Tataouine while encouraging sustained dialogue between citizens and local governing institutions. The two governorates have been the scene of repeated [...]

BMW FOUNDATION WORLD RESPONSIBLE LEADERS FORUM

2019-07-30T15:14:04+00:00

World Responsible Leaders Forum This yearly event brings together leaders from all over the world. It is directed at the some 2000 individuals who have participated in one of the BMW Foundation’s previous Young Leaders programs or other core formats of the BMW Foundation. Through leadership development programs, civil society actors can be empowered to [...]

JOBS FOR TUNISIA

2019-07-30T15:15:23+00:00

Tunisia is undergoing a period of profound transformation. This does not merely refer to its political system; the Tunisian economy and economic elite, structure of society, political parties, labor unions and civil society organizations have all been deeply affected by the change. MEF’s Jobs For Tunisiaproject provides a platform that enables individuals and groups working on solutions to drive [...]

PROFESSIONAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM (PFP) WITH LEGACY INTERNATIONAL

2019-07-30T15:15:42+00:00

The Professional Fellows Program (PFP) for the Middle East and North Africa is a fully funded 6-week program (including a 4-week fellowship placement) in the U.S. for young professionals committed to empowering their communities through innovation & entrepreneurship, socially responsible businesses, as well as development & the workforce.       Eligibility: • Currently employed • 25-40 years old • A current citizen and resident of Morocco or [...]

TACKLING YOUTH RADICALIZATION THROUGH INCLUSION

2019-07-29T11:11:34+00:00

This ongoing research study, started in 2017, aims to establish the centrality of inclusion within deradicalization and prevention programs that respond to violent extremism in the post-revolutionary Tunisian context. The first part of this study addresses the effect inclusion has on Tunisian youth in deradicalization and preventing violent extremism strategies. Using qualitative and quantitative approaches, its focus is not only [...]

THE “3ESHRA” PROJECT

2019-07-30T15:16:09+00:00

In Tunisia, a large number of different stakeholders within civil society and the private sector are committed to gender equality. However, these actors oftentimes do not have an established network with which they can share their experiences, knowledge, or contacts. The 3eshra Project aims to change the existing status-quo by establishing Communities of Practice networks to help stakeholders [...]