Status:Closed Thematic area:Anti-corruption and public accountability,Human rights activism and monitoring Country:Tunisia Year approved:2020
- Name of organisation / initiative supported: Al Bawsala
- Start date: 1 May 2020
- End date: 31 August 2020
Al Bawsala (“The Compass”) is a leading Tunisian democracy watchdog that monitors the executive, parliament, and local authorities. EED emergency funding has covered operational costs for Covid-19-related monitoring activities, contributing to public accountability in a time of crisis. Al Bawsala is informing Tunisian citizens of decision-making processes related to the management of the pandemic and reporting human rights violations thanks to a country-wide network of volunteers.