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2016-01-09
A working group has started its activities on strengthening the production and use of forensic evidence in investigations into allegations of ill-treatment and torture
'A working group has started its activities on strengthening the production and use of forensic evidence in investigations into allegations of ill-treatment and torture'

Tunis, January 9, 2016: DCAF hosted the first meeting of a working group of five judges and five Tunisian judicial medical officers in its main office. The meeting was held in the framework of the request made by the Ministries of Health and Justice for supporting the production and use of forensic...


Ministry of Justice   |   Ministry of Health


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2015-11-28
The Tunisian Ministry of National Defense takes part in the Seventh International Conference of Ombuds-Institutions for the Armed Forces (ICOAF)
'The Tunisian Ministry of National Defense takes part in the Seventh International Conference of Ombuds-Institutions for the Armed Forces (ICOAF)'

Prague, 28 October 2015: The Ministry of Defense of the Czech Republic and DCAF jointly hosted the Seventh International Conference of Ombuds-Institutions for the Armed Forces (ICOAF) from the 25 to the 27 of 0ctober 2015.

 

The thematic of this year’s conference was « The...


Ministry of National Defence


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2015-10-17
The Ministry of the Interior and DCAF organized the first training session for the Crisis Communication Unit
'The Ministry of the Interior and DCAF organized the first training session for the Crisis Communication Unit'

Tunis, 17 October 2015: From 12 to 17 October DCAF organized in Tunis the first training session for future members of the Crisis Communication Unit at the Ministry of the Interior.

 

Training took place following the Ministry of the Interior’s validation on 20 August 2015...


Ministry of Interior


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2015-10-07
What priorities for the reform of security sector legislation in Tunisia ?
'What priorities for the reform of security sector legislation in Tunisia ?'

Tunis, 7 October 2015: DCAF organized today a workshop on the reform of security sector legislation in Tunisia. The workshop brought together legal experts from the Presidency of the Government and from the Ministries of National Defense and Interior.

 

In January 2012, DCAF published...


Ministry of Interior   |   Ministry of National Defence   |   Presidency of the Government


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2015-10-06
DCAF publishes a report on “Security Sector Governance in the new Tunisian Constitution"
'DCAF publishes a report on Security Sector Governance in the new Tunisian Constitution

Tunis, 6 October 2015: In May 2015, the Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces – Geneva (DCAF) held a roundtable in Tunis on “Security Sector Governance in the Tunisian Constitution.”

 

This event aimed to analyse the new constitutional...


Assembly of the Representatives of the People   |   Ministry of Interior   |   Ministry of National Defence   |   Ministry of Foreign Affairs   |   Presidency of the Republic


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2015-09-16
DCAF and the AIHR present the preliminary results of the study “gender in the security sector” to the Ministry for Women, Family and Children’s Affairs
'DCAF and the AIHR present the preliminary results of the study gender in the security sector to the Ministry for Women, Family and Childrens Affairs'

Tunis, 16 September 2015: The Ministry for Women Family and Children’s Affairs received a delegation of Geneva Centre for Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and the Arab Institute for Human Rights-(AIHR) for a consultative meeting on ‘gender and security’.

 

The...


Gender and the Security Sector


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2015-09-06
DCAF and UNDP support the drafting of a strategic action plan for the Commission on the organization of the administration and of the arm bearing forces
'DCAF and UNDP support the drafting of a strategic action plan for the Commission on the organization of the administration and of the arm bearing forces'

Monastir, 5-6 September 2015: DCAF and UNDP facilitated a consultative session for the members of the Commission on the organization of the administration and of the arm bearing forces. This meeting aimed to prepare the drafting of a strategic action plan for the Commission.

 

In...


Assembly of the Representatives of the People


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2015-09-03
What future for the OSCE Code of Conduct on Politico-Military Aspects of security in the Southern Mediterranean?
'What future for the OSCE Code of Conduct on Politico-Military Aspects of security in the Southern Mediterranean?'

Tunis, 3 September 2015: On 2 and 3 September 2015, a seminar on the outreach of the OSCE Code of Conduct on Politico-Military Aspects of Security in the Southern Mediterranean was held in Tunis. This politically binding instrument celebrated its 20th anniversary...


Assembly of the Representatives of the People   |   International Partners   |   Ministry of Interior   |   Ministry of National Defence   |   Ministry of Foreign Affairs


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2015-08-14
Setting up a crisis communication strategy for the Ministry of Interior
'Setting up a crisis communication strategy for the Ministry of Interior'

Tunis, 14 August  2015: From August 11 to 14 in Tunis, DCAF organized a workshop for the study group including officials from the Ministry of Interior and Internal Security Forces (ISF) in charge of communication. The objective of the study group, led by DCAF expert in crisis communication, consists...


Ministry of Interior


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