Date: 27 May 2014
Venue: Thai Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE
Dr Bill Kissane, Associate Professor in Politics, will be a panel member at a public lecture on Tunisia’s Constitutional Breakthrough. This event is jointly organised and promoted by the Conflict Research Group at the Government Department of the LSE, the Tunisian Embassy, and the Westminster Foundation of Democracy.
Panelists will discuss what the future holds for Tunisia as the country prepares for elections following parliament’s historic approval of the new constitution, the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for Tunisia’s transition to democracy.
- Dr Wafa Harrar-Masmoudi, Professor of Public Law at the Universities of Tunis and Jandouba.
- Dr Bill Kissane, Associate Professor in Politics at the LSE.
- Dina Melhem: Head of MENA programmes at the Westminster Foundation of Democracy.
The panel will be chaired by Dr. Katarina Dalacoura of the International Relations Department.
Those wishing to attend, please arrive early in order to find way to the Thai Theatre, in the New Academic Building at the LSE. The event will be followed by a reception.