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Writing competition to mark International women day in Tunisia

“The woman that inspires me” - English writing competition to celebrate the International Women Day

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The British Embassy Tunis is delighted to announce an English language writing competition to mark International Women’s Day on 8 March 2014. We invite the submission of articles and/or poems in English language on the theme ‘the woman that inspires me’. The competition aims to highlight the different roles women play in modern and historic Tunisian society.


The deadline for entries is Thursday 6 March. Please limit submissions to 500 words max.

The successful entry will be published on our website on 8 March. The winner will be decided by a jury of embassy staff and receive a special mention.

Please submit your article and/or poem by email to: Make sure to include this information in your email:

  • Your Name

  • Age

  • City

  • Email

  • Telephone

For enquiries, please email us on: or leave your question on our Facebook page


The British Embassy will own the copyright of all submissions and will be free to use them on their websites and publications without reference or any compensation, permission or notification to the contestant or any third party.

Published 27 February 2014