General information on Tunisia

The revolution in Tunisia, which started in December 2010, sparked media attention all around the globe. A popular uprising drove out the Tunisian president and thus ended his rule of decades. The protests eventually marked the beginning of a new era. SOS Children's Villages has been supporting vulnerable young people and children in Tunisia by providing day care and education.
Children at play - photo: SOS Archives
Children at play - photo: SOS Archives
Tunisia is a country in northern Africa that shares borders with Algeria and Libya. Its capital is Tunis and the country has a total population of roughly 10.4 million.
Drawing together - photo: SOS Archives
Drawing together - photo: SOS Archives