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Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement (Fulbright TEA) Program

The U.S. Embassy in Tunis announces the U.S. Department of State-funded Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement (Fulbright TEA) Program Application deadline: March 27, 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Tunisia is seeking eligible Tunisian secondary teachers for the Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (Fulbright TEA), scheduled to take place in January or September 2020. The Fulbright ...
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Municipalities Vote to Adopt Service Delivery Improvement Programs

Nine municipalities have adopted the Service Delivery Improvement Programs (SDIPs) developed by TADAEEM experts in consultation with the Ministry of Local Affairs and Environment. The SDIPs identify problem areas and a set of recommended interventions to address identified issues. TADAEEM carried out diagnostics in four domains for each prioritized service touching upon national policies, back ...
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MEPI Leaders for Democracy Fellowship (LDF) Program

Application is now open for the MEPI Leaders for Democracy Fellowship (LDF) Program Deadline is March 1, 2019 Link to apply: https://www.worldlearning.org/program/ldf_apply Program Description Leaders for Democracy Fellowship (LDF) is a five-year leadership development initiative designed to advance civic engagement and social innovation in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Over a five-year period, ...
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USAID Mashrou3i Success Story from Medenine– Slim ESSID – Spiruline BioMed

Entering professional life for Slim Essid has not been easy. After graduating from high school in Economics and Management in 2003, he started studying at the Rades Institute for Higher Technological Studies (ISET) which he gave up to become a seller of handicrafts in the city of Medenine. In 2007, he embarked on other professional ...
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USAID Mashrou3i Success Story – Rym BELGUEYED – Eco Palme

Gabes, in Southern Tunisia, is a region renowned for its traditional production of dates. Rym Belgueyed, saw an opportunity in turning the waste from these date palm plantations into a blooming business. Before coming up with the idea for Eco Palm, Rym had experienced something many successful entrepreneurs have experienced: failure. After studying Chemistry, she launched an essential oils extraction business which ...
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