The Tunisian Judicial Sector: Analysis and Recommendations

By Tom Ginsburg

The goal of judicial system design in democratic societies is to have a judiciary that is independent, accountable and competent. “The Tunisian Judicial Sector: Analysis and Recommendations” brings to bear recent comparative research on judicial independence, the design of the judicial system, and constitutional reform, and notes that while Tunisia’s 22 April 2013 Draft Constitution begins the process of building a new democratic judiciary, further detail is required.