Under Article 27 of the Basic Law No. 2011-6 of 16 December 2011 on the organization provisional government the Constituent Assembly ended with the provisions of the Constitution of 1 June 1959. Download

Article 5 (Paragraphs 1, 2 and 3 are added by article 2 of constitutional law n° 2002-5 dated June 1, 2002)

The Republic of Tunisia shall guarantee fundamental freedoms and human rights in their universality, comprehensiveness, complementarity and interdependence.
The Republic of Tunisia shall be founded upon the principles of the rule of law and pluralism and shall strive to promote human dignity and to develop the human personality.
The state and society shall strive to entrench the values of solidarity, mutual assistance and tolerance among individuals, social categories and generations.
The Republic of Tunisia shall guarantee the inviolability of the human person and freedom of conscience, and defends the free practice of religious beliefs, provided this does not disturb public order.