Désirée Lecca worked as TiT Project ASsistant in Munich until 2014. She has started her studies at the Institute of Near and Middle Eastern Studies of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich in 2011. She is now in her final year as a B.A. student, her main field of study concentrating on the Arabic and Persian languages and cultures. Before being a project assistant of “Tunisia in Transition”, she gained experience in this field working as tutor for Arabic at the Institute of Near and Middle Eastern Studies.