English for Governance

Are you engaged in governance or in shaping the development of Tunisia’s democracy?


Would learning English help you in your work?


The U.S. Embassy in Tunisia is offering two exciting scholarship opportunities for civil servants, elected officials, civil society leaders, and journalists.


Receive a scholarship to enroll in one of AMIDEAST’s public English classes. AMIDEAST offers courses in General English and Business English at all levels. To learn more and apply, download our scholarship application. The deadline to apply is August 20, 2018.


Join an English conversation course specifically designed for civil servants, elected officials, civil society leaders, and journalists. This free course will help Tunisian leaders improve their English persuasion skills through informed discussions on the American system of governance, politics, economics, society, and other topics. The course will help them to develop a high level of vocabulary and advanced grammar, which will serve them here in Tunisia. To learn more and apply, download our conversation course application. The deadline to apply is September 10, 2018.  






AMIDEAST Now Recruiting for English Teacher Training Program for Libyans



Training Dates in Tunis:  Jully 18th – August 9th

Full Training Program Details can be found at:  http://goo.gl/BZPoiZ


AMIDEAST is pleased to offer the Professional Certificate in English Language Teaching (PCELT) to English Language teachers in Libya.


The PCELT course will provide high-quality English teacher training for approximately 12 English language teachers (primary – preparatory – secondary) with full tuition covered.


The intensive, 120-hour course will take place at AMIDEAST Tunis over 4 weeks, starting on August 1st. All interested teachers must meet eligibility requirements in order to apply and will be required to be in Tunis for one month, living in a shared apartment with other trainees of the same gender. 


Accepted Participants should expect to be able to implement future English language training programs in partnership with the U.S. Embassy to Libya.


Eligibility Requirements:

  • English language teachers at the secondary, preparatory, or primary stage;
  • Teachers who are living in Libya and have been recently employed in a public school or public university in Libya;
  • Ability to commit full-time to the intensive 120-hour program;
  • English language proficiency at an upper-intermediate level;
  • Minimum of 2 years of teaching experience and maximum of 12 years.
  • Willingness to host and organize future English language training programs in partnership with the U.S. Embassy to Libya


To apply, send a current resume (C.V.) and a completed application form via email to Sawsan Werfelli  swerfelli@amideast.org


Deadline to receive applications:  June 10th, 2018



What is PCELT?

PCELT is an internationally recognized TESOL certificate developed by AMIDEAST and World Learning/SIT Graduate Institute to be delivered through AMIDEAST’s network of offices in the MENA. The 120-hour program provides flexible delivery options and adaptable content to address different English language teaching needs and contexts – from public to private, urban to rural, traditional to alternative, resource-rich to resource-poor classrooms.

Accounts Receivable/Accountant

Position Description

Job Title:                                             Accounts Receivable/Accountant

Department:                                      Tunisia Field Office

Immediate Supervisor:                  Finance and Accounting Manager

Salary:                                                 Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Location:                                             Tunis, Tunisia


Sahel Office Director

Position Description


Job Title:                               Sahel Office Director
Department:                        Tunisia Field Office
Immediate Supervisor:      Country Director, Tunisia
Salary:                                    Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Location:                               Sousse, Tunisia

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EducationUSA Activities Calendar




EducationUSA Tunisia: December Calendar


Check out our upcoming events for EducationUSA this December, we will offer webinars about the various scholarships for universities and foundations, and in-center activities about academics in the US.

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2016/2017 EL Schedule (Sousse & Monastir)

The English language program is based on 15 levels of general English. Registration begins 10 days before each session (see below for specific dates).
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Prometric is a trusted test development and delivery provider to more than 400 organizations and around 10 million exams are delivered per year worldwide.

Benefit from the best testing experience at AMIDEAST’s Prometric center and earn the certification you need.

Among the tests offered, we have:


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Professional Fellows Progam

We are not currently accepting applications. Please check this page for updates.

The Professional Fellows Program (PFP) is sponsored by the United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and administered by Legacy International in partnership with AMIDEAST and the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress (USFMC). 

PFP is a two-way citizen exchange program capacity-building and professional development initiative that serves civil society development in North Africa.This program is designed for people with strong leadership skills who are early- to mid-career professionals and who are committed to making a lasting positive impact through work in the civil society (NGO) sector.


Areas of interest may include, but are not limited to: social development, public health, women and children’s issues, rule of law, arts and culture, education reform, transparency, free speech and media, youth engagement, human rights, public health and citizen participation.


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