Tunisian American Young Professionals

TAYP members speak out

  • The Tunisian Diaspora is the key to FDI

    Article published with the Atlantic Council, on the importance of setting the proper ecosystem and financial vehicles to foster further investment of the Tunisian diaspora towards Tunisia   http://www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/menasource/the-tunisian-diaspora-is-the-key-to-fdi

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  • Tunisian Handcraft Export Initiative – June 2014 update

      By Anis Mnif & Wassim Ben Yahia TAYP, working with a grant from US Embassy in Tunisia, is executing on a project to help expand exports of Tunisian handicrafts to the US market. We are offering selected Tunisian handicrafts vendors a very innovative market-driven approach that leverages technology, supply chain and fair trade to […]

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  • Is Policy Analysis needed in Tunisia?

    By Mondher Khanfir That was the theme of the Round Table organized on March 17th in Tunis by Young Arab Analysts Network International (YAANI).  This is an initiative of the British Council in partnership with Chatham House, in the region of Middle East and North Africa. YAANI aims to help the creation of a generation […]

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Recent Posts

  • World Bank Panel on Tunisia moving forward

    By Zied Mhirsi On June 19th The World Bank hosted a one day event dedicated to the current situation in the MENA region. The event was broadcasted internally to the WB country staff throughout the region and was an opportunity to particularly shed light on the situation in Tunisia, Egypt and Syria.  Moderated by Mohamed […]

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  • TAYP’s Tunisian Handicraft Export Program to the US

    The handicraft sector is critical to Tunisia’s economy, especially for women and youth living in the impoverished interior regions. For decades, the Tunisian government tried to export those handicrafts to Western countries. Exports to the United States, in particular, have consistently failed to meet expectations for one recurring reason. The consultants or organizations designing and […]

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  • TAYP Awards Reception June 2014

    By Sofien Benslimane It was an enchanting evening hosted by The Tunisian American Young Professionals (TAYP) at the Tunisian Ambassador’s Residence in Washington DC. The reception included TAYP’s Board Members, several members who flew from across the United States and distinguished guests from Tunisia. The reception started with welcoming remarks by Ambassador  Mr. Mohamed Ezzine Chleyfa in honor of TAYP […]

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