Loading…
This event has ended. Visit the official site or create your own event on Sched.
Welcome to the Official Schedule for RightsCon 2019, the world’s leading summit on human rights in the digital age.

Together at RightsCon Tunis, our first summit hosted in the Middle East and North Africa, more than 2500 expert practitioners will come together across over 400 sessions to shape, contribute to, and drive forward the global agenda for the future of our human rights.

Important note: Whether you’re a session organizer, speaker, or participant, you’ll need to login to Sched or create an account in order to get the most out of the program (including creating a profile and building your own customized RightsCon schedule).

Be sure to get your ticket to RightsCon first. You can visit rightscon.org for more information.

RightsCon is brought to you by Access Now.

YB

Youssef Belgacem

I Watch Tunisia
Project Coordinator

Youssef Belgacem has a Bachelor Degree in English and he is now an International Relations Master’s Degree student. He is one of the co-founders of I WATCH Tunisia organization. I WATCH is a Tunisian watchdog organization created after the revolution in March 2011. It works mainly on two axes: Guaranteeing transparency and fighting corruption. It has become Transparency International’s national contact in Tunisia since 2013. Youssef has been the Asset Recovery Project’s Director since April 2014. It is a project implemented by I WATCH, in Tunisia, in partnership with Transparency International.

In addition, Youssef took the lead on a project on local governance and participatory democracy in Tunisia. He also had an experience as an international elections’ observer with The Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA). He observed the presidential elections in Egypt in 2012 and the parliamentarian elections in Libya in 2014.