In its first report on the need for a national strategy, Joussour Center has shown that in order to address major challenges and serve national priorities, rigorous benchmarking of foreign policy is needed. Strategic policy decisions should respect the following principles:
To further explore this topic, the present concept note aims to invite you to think of a key issue in this critical time of the history of Tunisia and the transition to democracy, which is that of the relationship between foreign policy and the national priorities agreed upon on the promotion of democracy, achievement of a balanced development and fighting terrorism.
Being a first contribution by Joussour in foreign policy, this concept note will focus on the key arguments and their logical sequencing without detailed analysis of second-degree ideas.
Joussour will publish a series of other concept notes on other foreign policy issues, which are of much interest to Tunisia, especially on the situation in Libya and on international terrorism.