The Health Minister refuses to negotiate with the union on the subject of agreements already reached in 2012. Budget cuts have also resulted in a situation where public services can no longer function efficiently.
The Ministry has also started legal action against union officials who protested against the nomination of a military officer was named as manager of a large hospital on 4 September 2015.
PSI’s Tunisian affiliates have informed PSI of this situation and request affiliates to send support letters as well as protest letters to the government.
PSI wrote a first letter to the government on 10 March, but has not received a reply.
Please send a protest letter to the Tunisian government :
Please send a copy of your letter to Fédération Générale de la Santé : Fax: +216 71 780582 and to firstname.lastname@example.org.