February 3, 2014
Nominations for new Truth and Dignity Commission Open
The National Constituent Assembly opened nominations on 28 January for membership of Tunisia’s new Truth and Dignity Commission, established under the Transitional Justice Law adopted in December 2013. Nominations will be open between 28 January and 11 February 2014. Conditions for nomination include possession of Tunisian nationality, competence, independence and neutrality. Candidates may not have held a government or parliamentary position since 1 July 1955 or a local government position since 20 March 1956 or a position within the dissolved former ruling party, the RCD.