Tunisia/ 4. Current issues in cultural policy development and debate  

4.2.4 Cultural diversity and inclusion policies

In the absence of a foreign culture within Tunisian society, the axis of integration and cultural diversity remain related to internal migration, especially from the countryside to the city that contributed to the emergence of several popular neighborhoods in major cities, including the capital. Currently, social initiatives target the integration of youth in the urban, social, and economic framework and the reduction of districts marginalization. Culture field associations contributed to such initiatives to support such projects, though there is no unified policy in dealing with these aspects.

Chapter published: 05-05-2015