In this direction, a number of scholars and activists have suggested ways through which the most well-known women's feminist initiatives, starting with ATFD and AFTURD, should overcome their internal structures of power and privileges, and avoid becoming elitist movements.
Also in this context, the ATFD and AFTURD organizations have led several initiatives dealing with the active participation of women in the implementation of institutional reforms as well as their emancipation in the socio-economic spheres (26).
This text includes all the key points that are supposed to exist in any draft law," explained the editor of this guide, Halima Belhadj, pointing out that this is the result of a long battle led by ATFD
against violence to Women.
Carthage (TAP)- Activities of the Tunisian Association of Democratic Women (French: ATFD
) and ways to consolidate women's rights were discussed as President Beji Caid Essebsi met, Monday, with an ATFD
delegation led by its president Saida Rached.
The meeting was held with attendance of Human Rights and Transitional Justice Minister, ATFD
chairwoman and a CNLT representative.
These associations, represented by the Tunisian chapter of Amnesty International, LTDH, ATFD
, AFTURD and the Tunisian Coalition against Death Penalty said in their interventions at the opening of the ordinary general assembly of the Tunisian section of Amnesty International that an "inter-associative co-ordination" will be announced soon to co-ordinate their action with regard to these claims.
This operation is an initiative of the coalition of NGOs bringing together, in particular, ATFD
, the Association of Tunisian Women for Research on Development, the Tunisian League for the Defence of Human Rights, the National Council of Freedoms, the National Union of Tunisian Journalists and the Observatory for Freedom of Press, Expression and Creation.
The Tunisian League for the Defence of Human Rights (LTDH) and the ATFD announced, in turn, the opening of sections inland.
They are the FIDH, the REMDH and their member organisations in Tunisia (LTDH, CNLT, ATFD and the Collectif Maghreb Egalite).