Benefits of Physical Activity

Sports and exercise can help to relieve the mind of stress. It is not clear whether particular forms of exercise are more suitable than others. However, sports that force you to get out of your comfort zone may have amazing benefits not only on your physical health but also on your mind. So if you are someone who’s lacking self confidence or you are maybe someone who lacks the discipline to reach a specefic goal in their life , then this is for you Because if you cannot take control…

SNJT president sends letter of protest to Dean of Tunisian Order of Lawyers

Neji Bghouri President of the National Union of Tunisian Journalists (SNJT) addressed a correspondence on Thursday December 8, in which he focused on the tensions erupted between the lawyers and the journalists. He pointed out that” the dignity of journalists is a red line that must not be crossed”. Such a speech is not strange from Bghouri who is committed for defending all the journalists in such cases by protecting them from any aggression. It is worth reminding in these crucial circumstances, the historical coexistence between journalists and lawyers during…

National Congress on Fight against Corruption opens

The National Congress on Fight against Corruption opened works, Thursday in Tunis, on the theme: “United against corruption in service of development, peace and security.” According to National Anti-Corruption Authority (French: INLUCC) President Chawki Tabib, the event is an occasion to take stock of the efforts exerted in matters of fight against this phenomenon. “The organisation of a national congress on fight against corruption reaffirms the firm political will to combat this phenomenon and implement the various points defined in the Document of Carthage, which considers anti-corruption fight a top…

The $34 billion that could keep Tunisia on the path of democracy

Tunisia is the only Arab Spring country still committed to democratising, but it needs help. Will the pledges made at Tunisia 2020 do the trick? Thirty-four billion dollars – that was the grand total of financial support pledged to Tunisia by more than 70 participating countries and financial institutions at the Tunisia 2020 summit last week. The conference, attended by 4,500 guests and 1,500 economic partners, aimed to generate aid and investment for more than 140 large-scale projects to help strengthen Tunisia’s ailing economy, generate 400,000 new jobs and support…

Jobs and skills to cement democracy in post-Arab Spring Tunisia

Opportunity is the bedrock of a stable democracy. EU support for innovation and education in Tunisia will benefit the whole of North Africa, as well as the EU itself, write Imed Hammami and Pier Antonio Panzeri. Imed Hammami is the Tunisian minister of employment and vocational training. Pier Antonio Panzeri is an Italian Democratic Party MEP (S&D) and chair of the European Parliament’s delegation for relations with the Maghreb Countries and the Arab Maghreb Union. A driving factor for many during the Jasmine Revolution in Tunisia that toppled the Ben…