London - Tunisia is once again lauded for its progress in human rights. President Beji Caid Essebsi last week scrapped a 44-year old bill prohibiting marriage between Muslim women and non-Muslim men. Despite such a progressive move, many in Tunisia still feel that their country faces issues that threaten democracy and equality in their country.

Extensive Social Reform Proposed in Tunisia
Jonathan Fenton-Harvey is a UK-based freelance journalist, focussing on political and social issues in the Middle East and North Africa.