Portraits

Ons Jabeur, taking Tunisia to the tennis top
| 13 September 2022 | 12 minutes
At 27 years old, Ons Jabeur is the second best female tennis player in the world. She has accumulated international titles, making her the first Tunisian as well as Arab woman to reach the highest levels of world tennis. Inkyfada takes a look at her journey from Monastir to the tennis top. 
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Hamrouni and Aziz: Two Sides of Sex Work in Tunisia
| 23 February 2018 | 7 minutes
Hamrouni* and Aziz* practice the same profession, without having the same rights. She works legally, while his work is clandestine. From their police interactions to the dirty looks from local residents, their daily lives look nothing alike.
Cléo: a transgender activist seeking refuge in Tunisia
| 17 May 2016 | 20 minutes

Her gender identity and activism led Cléo* to leave her native country of Benin. Now in Tunisia, Cléo has recently obtained refugee status. She tells us about her journey.

Yves Eliahou, Guardian of Jewish Heritage in Tunisia
| 25 February 2015 | 15 minutes

A Tunisian Jew, Yves Eliahou Kamhi, speaks on the discrimination Jewish Tunisians have experienced from non-Jewish Tunisian citizens and the Tunisian State.

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