Tunisia in Transition: One Year After the Creation of the Truth and Dignity Commission

9/28/2015

Rim El Gantri

This briefing paper details and analyzes the progress made so far in Tunisia to implement its historic Transitional Justice Law, with a particular focus on the Truth and Dignity Commission, created one year ago. The paper chronicles the pitfalls that measures have needed to overcome in a changing environment, where waning political support is threatening the country's transitional justice agenda. Important recommendations to the Tunisian government and civil society are intended to help guide the process forward.

Date published: 
9/28/2015