“New Constitution for Tunisia” : domestic and regional implications

The Bertelsmann Foundation (“Bertelsmann Stiftung”) is organizing a panel discussion on the last events in Tunisia, dealing with these particular issues:

  • The new Constitution: motor for Democracy and Employment ? A Role Model for the Arab World ?
  • What are the implications for the European Transformation Partnership ?
  • Who can create new job opportunities and avoid social tensions ?


  • The advocate Zied Ladhari (Ennahda)
  • The economist Moncef Cheikh-Rouhou (Democratic Alliance)
  • Ramzi el-Fekhi (a Tunisian entrepreneur and a representative of the Tunisian Trade Union)
  • Leon Bernardino, the EU Special Representative for the Southern Mediterranean

Welcome and moderation: the forth-coming new director of the Bertelsmann Foundation office in Brussels, Henning vom Stein, and the chair of the panel discussion is the Middle-East expert of the Bertelsmann Foundation, Christian-Peter Hanelt.

Practical information:

When ? : March 17th, 2014, from 18:00 to 20:00 (followed by a reception)

Where ? : Résidence Palace, Room Maelbeek, Rue de la Loi, 155. Brussels

Language : English.

Please register here.

The Bertelsmann Foundation website can be found here.

Fundación Asamblea de Ciudadanos y Ciudadanas del Mediterráneo
Calle San Francisco de Borja 20 – 8 - 46007 Valencia, Spain - Phone: +34 963 219 558 - E-mail: secretariat.facm@gmail.com