North African Policy Initiative
NAPI strengthens participatory governance in North Africa by building the research, writing, and advocacy capacity of youth
The North African Policy Initiative is an independent, non-profit, and non-partisan association based in Tunis. NAPI seeks to improve the quality of public policy in North African countries and increase the active participation of youth in their elaboration. Thus, NAPI fosters and supports the production of evidence-based research, the articulation of policy analysis and recommendations in excellent writing, their dissemination in three languages (Arabic, English, and French), and their promotion through effective public communication and advocacy.
Build Knowledge, networking
Important part of a broader capacity-building and engagement strategy.
When done jointly across cities and countries, they help establish connections, it fosters networking
Roundtables and Panel Discussions
Critical Thinking, Discussion, and networking
As in Hub and Spoke, done across countries and cities, roundtable discussions foster dialogue, cooperation, and networking.
They can take the form of facilitated roundtable discussions among activists, or panel discussions with experts, followed by discussions between them and activists
Selected individuals deserve and require closer training, mentorship, and support to become leaders in their field.