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Enhancing public sector accountability

While Timor-Leste has taken steps to establish a legal and institutional framework for a transparent, accountable and democratic state, the country has been slow in adopting the legal framework for…  


Timor-Leste National Human Development Report 2018

Timor-Leste is the youngest nation in Asia Pacific Region with a population characterized as one of the most youthful in the world. Timor-Leste’s 4th NHDR is a collaborative project between the…  


Small Grants Programme

The GEF Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP) is a global programme established in 1992 a year after the Rio Earth Summit in Brazil. Implemented by UNDP on behalf of the GEF partnership and executed by…  


Youth Action for SDGs

The Youth Actions for SDGs project aims to create an enabling environment for youth innovation and entrepreneurship development as well as youth voices and engagement.  


Support to the Department of Peace-Building and Social Cohesion

Timor-Leste’s long history of colonialism, occupation and internal strife has left it vulnerable to violent outbursts. Recognizing that peace-building and social cohesion would be a long-term process,…  


Monitoring the Achievement of the MDGs

The Government of Timor-Leste has taken various steps to integrate the MDGs into its policy mechanisms and to establish coordination, planning and technical support tools to further promote achieving…  


Strengthening the Resilience of Small Scale Rural Infrastructure and Local Government Systems to Climate Risk

Environmental sustainability and project integration will be achieved through measures to protect ecosystem functions in the immediate vicinity of physical infrastructure covering 50,000 hectares, and…  


Responding to El Nino Impact in Timor Leste

The objective of this project is to support the capacities of the Resident Coordinator’s Office in its role as the lead of HCT in Timor Leste, strengthen the government’s role in coordinating El Nino…  


Support to the Timorese Electoral Cycle

Based on the lessons learned throughout this demanding process and in view of the need to strengthen the human and institutional capacity of the national electoral management bodies, political parties…  


Third National Human Development Report

The third NHDR will contribute to further enhance human development in Timor-Leste, serving as a powerful tool for policy planning and raising public awareness and discussions.  


National Adaptation Programme of Action for Timor-Leste

The objective of this project is to assist the GoTL to develop a National Adaptation Programme of Action to those weather anomalies in Timor-Leste and to sustain the ecological functions while…  


National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan

Timor-Leste is a small country situated in a transition zone, known as Wallacea. It harbours a number of globally significant ecosystems and endemic species. The biodiversity of TimorLeste is large…  


Support to Civil Service Reform in Timor-Leste

In light of recent developments with the new Government, including the growing involvement and substantive financial support to the civil service by multilateral and bilateral donors, UNDP has…  


Peacebuilding in Timor-Leste: Strengthening Early Recovery for Comprehensive & Sustainable Reintegration of IDPs

Two years after the country fell into the crisis in April 2006, 8,600 families have received assistance to leave IDP camps and return or relocate whilst 7,400 families remain registered with the…  


Peacebuilding in Timor-Leste: Strengthening Institutional Structure and Mechanism for Dialogue

The Government is currently developing a range of programs under the overall National Recovery Strategy ‘Hamutuk Hari’i Futuru’. A key aspect of this strategy is the relocation and reintegration of…  


Access Improvements to Markets in Eastern Region

The AIM Project in the Eastern Region supports RDTL National Development Plan (2002 - 2007) (NDP) and is designed to facilitate the country’s economic and social development through the rehabilitation…  


Security Sector Development in Timor-Leste

The overall goal of the project is to support the Government as it undertakes urgent reforms in the sector and develops a Security Sector Development Strategy that would become a road map for further…  


Capacity Development of the Provedoria for Human Rights and Justice

The PDHJ is Timor-Leste’s national human rights institution. It can review complaints, conduct investigations and forward recommendations regarding illegal or unjust conduct to the relevant state…  


INFUSE Programme

People rich and poor everywhere need a diverse range of financial services to run their businesses, build assets and manage risks and emergencies. They need access to such key services as savings,…  


Initial National Communication on Climate Change

UNDP is helping Timor-Leste fulfill its commitments and obligations under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), by preparing and reporting its Initial National…  

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