Ben Jaafar At 98th Session of Venice Commission

Tunis — President of the National Constituent Assembly (NCA) Mustapha Ben Jaafar Saturday will take part, as guest of honour, in the 98th session of the European Commission for Democracy through Law better known as the Venice Commission, a NCA press release indicated on Friday.

Ben Jaafar will present the Tunisian Constitution and outline what remains of the democratic transition process.

He will also discuss with members of the European Commission for Democracy through Law means to consolidate cooperation between the Assembly and this advisory body of the Council of Europe, the press release further said.

The Venice Commission, which seeks to underpin democracy through the development of law, lent support to Tunisia’s constitutional process by offering its expertise and attending hearing sessions of the NCA commissions, the Assembly specified.