Women’s Fingertips: Treasures of Tunisian Women’s Skills



Published by : CREDIF supported by OCSD
Language : French
Number of pages : 93p.
Date of publication : 1995

A field research project conducted in this study portrays women’s professional realities through their experiences and lifestyles. In Tunisia, women’s skills and know-how are often present in rural crafts.

The practical purpose of this study is to demonstrate that women’s potential economic development is linked to liberalization of the traditional domestic economy; in other words, women will benefit from the transformation of
goods usually destined for family consumption into merchandise for the market economy