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Friedrich NaumannFoundation willing to strengthen co-operation with Tunisia

Published the:  09/03/2011

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March 9, 2011 TAP - Director of the "Friedrich Naumann" Foundation for the Mediterranean region Ronald Meinardus expressed admiration for the Tunisian Revolution which he described as "a historical stage in its regional Mediterranean environment" and also at the international level.
He stressed during his meeting, on Wednesday March 9, 2011 in Tunis, with Education Minister Taieb Baccouche, the Foundation's readiness to strengthen co-operation with the Tunisian government in all fields, such as education, culture and science.
For his part, the minister said that the Tunisian government is open to all initiatives to support the Tunisian Revolution and the democratic process in the country.
He expressed the will to make every effort to ensure the transition to the consolidation of people's sovereignty through the election of a Constituent Assembly which will draft a new Constitution and will lead to democratic elections in accordance with international standards.