This bulletin presents the various findings derived from a study focused on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in public transport in Tunisia. It explains the ways in which it discriminates women, and deprive them from their right of an equal access and use of the public sphere. This bulletin explains the sample´s characteristics, the different types of violence suffered in the means of transportation, and the legal framework for GBV in transport. It concludes with recommendations to eliminate this phenomenon and advance women´s rights in Tunisia.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.