In the framework of encouraging scientific research in the field of Social Sciences and urging researchers to promote this field of research, the Applied Social Sciences Forum organized a preparatory workshop in Tunis to train research teams. In the context of the Arab Research Competition, on Monday, June 2, 2014 in the Center for Economic and Social Studies in the presence of a group of professors, researchers and policy specialists.

At the end of the workshop, the participants were allowed adequate time for discussions to reconcile different opinions on the team formation process, the field of research of its team, and the classification of researchers according to their fields

The meeting ended with the formation of seven research teams, which are as follows: