Mobi-TRE 2nd Phase : Call for projects

Are you a Tunisian entrepreneur in Tunisia or a Tunisian Living Abroad (TRE) (in Côte d’Ivoire, France, Germany, Italy, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)? This project is for you!

The United Nations Migration Organization - IOM in Tunisia is launching a call for projects within the framework of phase 2 of the "Mobi-TRE" project. The project, which is implemented by IOM in close collaboration with institutional partners in Tunisia, is funded by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS). The aim of this call is to solicit proposals for initiatives contributing to Tunisia's economic development, with a particular focus on regions with high migration potential. Projects should target the creation of sustainable jobs, poverty reduction, and the promotion of the link between migration and development. Areas of intervention include local governance, awareness-raising among Tunisians living abroad, support for existing businesses, the creation of new businesses, and the marketing of products on national and international markets. Project proposals must demonstrate their ability to contribute to the project's strategic axes, while ensuring an inclusive and sustainable approach. Interested project promoters are welcome to submit their applications in accordance with the criteria set out in the Terms of Reference for the Call for Projects.

Applications must be submitted by clicking here, no later than midnight on mars 31, 2024. Submissions without all the supporting documents mentioned below will not be considered:

I. For entrepreneurs/project leaders in Tunisia:

  • - Copy of identity card (CIN) 
  • - Certified copy of diploma or vocational training certificate (BTS / BTP / CAP / Certificat de compétence / Other equivalent professional qualification)
  • - Copy of business plan (Download the template)

For any information regarding the call for projects, please send an email to the project team by Mars 26, 2024 at 5pm at the following email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

N.B.: Data collection will be carried out in strict compliance with IOM's data protection principles.

For more information, please click here to access the full Terms of Reference for the Call for Projects.



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