(Union of Labor, of Industry-Commerce-Handicrafts, of Human Rights, of Lawyers)
BREAKING NEWS The 2015 Peace #NobelPrize is awarded to the National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia
The National Dialogue Quartet - 4 organizations in Tunisian civil society: UGTT, UTICA, LTDH & the Tunisian Order of Lawyers #NobelPrize
The importance of civil society organizations such as Labor Unions - Syndicates etc
The National Dialogue Quartet has comprised four key organizations in Tunisian civil society:
The Quartet paved the way for a peaceful dialogue between the citizens, the political parties and the authorities and helped to find consensus-based solutions to a wide range of challenges across political and religious divides.
(The broad-based national dialogue that the Quartet succeeded in establishing countered the spread of violence in Tunisia and its function is therefore comparable to that of the peace congresses to which Alfred Nobel referred to.)