Political system

The section « political system » includes the actors, laws/regulations and public policies relative to policies of the State recognized by the Constitution (Executive, Legislative, Judiciary and Local) besides the equilibrium relations that they maintain between each other.
The published notes are about the essential actors to Democracy such as the syndicates, media, associations, political parties and more broader any entity that represents citizens.
The equilibrium between these powers, the respect of the constitution and the good health of the political Tunisian system have a central place in this section.

The project of Ground-Up Building: A Utopia or an illusion in the midst of revolutionary and democratic processes

The Ground-Up Building project emerged at the end of 2011, with the start of the first campaign to boycott the National Constituent Assembly elections. The trio Kais Saied, Ridha Chiheb El Mekki “Lenin,” and Sonia Charbti formed the first nucleus of the project, which they called “Forces of Free Tunisia” joining, therefore, the professor of constitutional law

By Khalil Arbi | 26 October 2021

E-democracy: the role of communication technologies in establishing a participatory parliamentary landscape

Executive summary The recent demonstrations on the streets of many Tunisian cities are the result of tensions among Tunisians and deep anger against the Tunisian state’s economic, social, and political policies.  The parliamentary authority was associated with the highest number of protests calling for the parliament’s dissolution. Rather than assessing this from a legal or

By Ghofrane CHABBAR | 21 June 2021

The Judicial System in Tunisia: An Ongoing Quest for Reform

The most effective way to reform the Tunisian judicial system is to accurately diagnose the problems and find solutions that are consistent with the general and specific perspectives of lawyers and the judicial administration.

By Rami BENALI | 13 December 2020

Audiovisual media coverage during an election period: lessons from the past and paths to transparency

On October 17, 2019, Hichem Snoussi, board member of the Independent High Authority for Audiovisual Communication (HAICA), declared that this Authority considers that “The 2019 elections were not impartial”[1] because some 2019 election candidates benefited from more specific media coverage than other candidates.

By Adel Bsili | 10 December 2020