Tunisia: A Start-up Democracy


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Mehdi Jomaa
HKS Middle East Initiative

The Honorable Mehdi Jomaa, Former Prime Minister of Tunisia, addressed the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on the process of transforming Tunisia into a democracy, after the events of the 2011 Arab Spring. Prime Minister Jomaa also discussed Tunisia’s upcoming challenges, including maintaining a stable democracy and assuring economic and social growth. The Forum was moderated by Dean David Ellwood.