While industries and foreign companies could play a key role in creating employment and boosting the economy on a local scale, the reality has been different in Tunisia.

Marginalised Tunisians Take to Streets, Sea Almost 10 Years After Revolution
Wahida became one of the first women to join protests led by job seekers in front of the factory in Kairouan’s Fej- Rouissat locality in early 2020. Photo: Margarite Clarey
Margarite Clarey is a freelance journalist covering migration, development and human rights.