Forward Thinking visited Tunisia, 5-9 June, for meetings with ministers and parliamentarians to discuss the economic challenges the country faces and ways to address them.  In the aftermath of the local elections in May, focus has turned to the economy where Tunisians are facing rising inflation and a weaker currency and purchasing power.  On his visit, Julian Weinberg, Political Dialogues Director, met with, among others, Zied Ladhari, Minister for Development, Investment and International Cooperation (pictured).   The government faces a number of difficult challenges and need support of the international community in stimulating growth and wealth creation.