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Med Culture is a Technical Assistance Unit funded by the European Union for the promotion of culture as vector of Human, Social and Economic Development in South Mediterranean countries. 

Tunisia Country Reports

Tunisia Country Reports

The present Country Report is based on the report by Julie Jeantet, realised for the European Commission in 2014. The author made a synthesis of certain chapters and completed others, by presenting his own perspective while taking into consideration the format proposed by Med Culture for its commissioned Country Reports.  The data published under this country profile reflect the independent views of the author.


Walid Mtimet is a cultural operator with hands on production and communication. He has an extensive experience in the field of audiovisual and performing arts. He has also coordinated a series of cinema festivals and cultural initiatives in Tunis, and in the Southern Mediterranean region, including artistic works in public spaces. He holds a MA in international artistic cooperation and an MA in social and cultural strategies and representations from the University of Paris 8. He is currently a PhD candidate, working on national cultural policies and EU policies for culture in Tunisia.


The present data has been produced with the assistance of the European Union. The contents of the data published under the present country profile are the sole responsibility of Med Culture Technical Assistance Unit and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union.