Tunisia’s political transition gained new momentum in early 2014, with the resolution of a political deadlock, the adoption of a new Constitution and the appointment of a new government. The national dialogue platform, brokered by key civil society organizations, played a crucial role in gathering all major political parties.
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April 14, 2015 — The Middle East and North Africa region has achieved near universal access to health and education, but there is widespread dissatisfaction with the quality of the services providedRead More »
April 14, 2015 — What is holding the region back from creating jobs and improving public services? Watch the replay video of the live discussion held on April 15, 2015 at the World Bank where panelists discussed the need for a new social contract to address the demands of Arab World citizens.Read More »
March 22, 2015 — The Arab World is the driest region globally, with 12 of the world’s most water scarce countries: Algeria, Bahrain, Kuwait, Jordan, Libya, Oman, the Palestinian Territories, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.Read More »
Removing economic obstacles in Tunisia could double employment creation to 100,000 new jobs per year, according to the World Bank’s first comprehensive analysis of the economy since the 2011 revolution.Read More »