Jun 232014
Steinmeier at the event Germany and Tunisia

Speech by Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier at the event “Germany and Tunisia” BERLIN, Germany, June 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Translation of advance text — Prime Minister Jomaa, Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, Ms Mohn, First of all I would like to express my sincere thanks to you and the Bertelsmann Foundation for receiving us […]

Apr 262014
IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement for Tunisia and Approves US$225 Million Disbursement

TUNIS, Tunisia, April 26, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the third review of Tunisia’s economic performance under a 24-month program supported by a Stand-By Arrangement (SBA). The completion of the review enables an immediate disbursement of SDR 145.08 million (about US$225 million), bringing total […]

Jul 292013

Foreign Minister Westerwelle on Tunisia: Don’t cast aside the achievements of the revolution BERLIN, Germany, July 29, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle issued the following statement today (27 July) on the situation in Tunisia: “The murder of the opposition politician Mohamed Brahmi is also a blow for Tunisia’s fledgling democracy. This […]

Jul 272013

OTTAWA, Canada, July 26, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “I was shocked to learn of the assassination today of Mohamed Brahmi, a leading figure in Tunisia’s national opposition and an outspoken critic of extremist violence. “Canada condemns violent extremism in the strongest possible terms. “Opposition […]

Jul 272013

Statement by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton on the killing of Mohamed Brahmi in Tunisia BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, July 26, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Statement by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton on the killing of Mohamed Brahmi in Tunisia “I condemn in the strongest terms today’s assassination of the opposition MP Mohamed Brahmi […]

Jul 272013

CONDEMNING ASSASSINATION OF OPPOSITION POLITICIAN MOHAMED BRAHMI IN TUNISIA, SECRETARY-GENERAL SAYS ‘HEINOUS ACT’ MUST NOT DERAIL DEMOCRATIC TRANSITION NEW YORK, July 26, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:   The Secretary-General condemns the assassination today of Mohamed Brahmi, an opposition politician and member […]

Jul 262013

LONDON, United-Kingdom, July 26, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Alistair Burt strongly condemns the assassination of Mohamed Brahmi and stresses need to prevent violence derailing the democratic process   Commenting today on the assassination of Mohamed Brahmi yesterday, Minister for the Middle East and North Africa Alistair Burt said:   “I strongly condemn the assassination […]

Jul 252013

GENEVA, Switzerland, July 25, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay strongly condemned Thursday the assassination of a leading opposition politician in Tunisia and urged the country’s people and politicians to form a united front against attempts to derail the country’s democratic transition.   Mohamed Brahmi, a member […]

Jul 162013

International Symposium on ICT  for Language Learning and Teaching   Date: 05-Mar-2014 – 07-Mar-2014Location: Tunis, TunisiaContact Person: lamia Bach BaouebMeeting Email: lamia_bachbaoueb@yahoo.fr Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics Call Deadline: 30-Sep-2013 Meeting Description: International Symposium on ICT for Language Learning and Teaching5-7 March-2014University of Tunis El Manar The symposium on ICT for language learning and teaching, sponsored by […]

Jul 152013

The Panel of the Wise concludes its third solidarity mission to Tunisia. The Panel commends Tunisia for its efforts towards consensus building and inclusivity ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Two members of the Panel of the Wise of the African Union (AU), Mrs. Mary Chinery-Hesse and Mrs. Madeleine Kalala-Ngoy, undertook, […]

Jul 152013

TUNIS, Tunisia, July 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — AUC Chairperson, Mrs Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, ECA Executive Secretary,Mr Carlos Lopes and AfDB Group President Mr Donald Kaberuka (http://www.afdb.org), will meet in Tunis on 19 July 2013 for a high level roundtable aimed at scaling up financing of infrastructure in line with Africa’s vision for the […]