Focal point
Mr. Belgacem Ayed, President of the General Committee on Sectorial and Regional Development (Ministry of Development, Investment and International Cooperation)
email: belgacem.ayed@mdci.gov.tn

The General Directorate for Multilateral Cooperation and Global Issues (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
email: dgoci@diplomatie.gov.tn

Mr. Ramzi Louati, Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Tunisia to the United Nations in New York
email: ramzilouati2@gmail.com

Documents & Reports

Partnerships & Commitments
The below is a listing of all partnership initiatives and voluntary commitments where Tunisia is listed as a partner or lead entity in the Partnerships for SDGs online platform
IHO Hydrography Capacity Building Programme for Coastal States

The IHO capacity building programme seeks to assess and advise on how countries can best meet their international obligations and serve their own best interests by providing appropriate hydrographic and nautical charting services. Such services directly support safety of navigation, safety of life at sea, efficient sea transportation and the wider use of the seas and oceans in a sustainable way, including the protection of the marine environment, coastal zone management, fishing, marine resource exploration and exploitation, maritime boundary delimitation, maritime defence and security, and o...[more]

International Hydrographic Organization (IGO); 87 IHO Member States (Governments); International Maritime Organization (UN); World Meteorological Organization (UN); International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (NGO)
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
Mediterranean Water Knowledge Platform

The establishment of a Mediterranean Water Knowledge Platform is a prerequisite to the development of sustainable policies for integrated water resources management and climate change adaptation. It aims to provide a common basis for the development of national water information systems in four pilot countries, and to deliver an assessment of water resources management and use (i.e., drafting of a white paper) by collecting and exploiting data of these systems. It will allow for an evaluation of best practices, joint management of transboundary resources, and follow-up on regional or sub-regio...[more]

* International Office for Water * Institut Méditerranéen de l'Eau * Euro-Mediterranean Water Information System (EMWIS) * Mediterranean Network of Basin Organisations * United Nations Environmental Programme Mediterranean Action Plan (UNEP-MAP) * Arab League Center for Water * Ministry of Water and Irrigation (Jordan) * Ministry of Energy and Water (Lebanon) * Ministry of Energy, Mines,...[more]
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
PROSOL- Solar Programme

Tunisian Solar Programme (PROSOL) is a joint initiative of the UNEP, the Tunisian National Agency for Energy Conservation and the Societe Tunisienne de l'Electricite et de Gaz (STEG) initiated in 2005. It has established a loan facility to subsidize the cost of purchasing a Solar Water Heaters. Source: World Resources Institute (2011) A Compilation of Green Economy Policies, Programs, and Initiatives from Around the World. The Green Economy in Practice: Interactive Workshop 1, February 11th, 2011 In 2005, the Tunisian government initiated its Solar Programme, PROSOL. The program aims to promo...[more]

Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
8 Jun 2017
20 Jul 2016
21 Jun 2012
4 Sep 2002
United Nations