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Increased investments in youth and their wellbeing now are crucial to seizing Timor-Leste’s demographic opportunity: UNDP report

Dili, 03 April 2018: Timor-Leste is about to enter a unique 30-40-year demographic opportunity window with the potential for rapid economic and human…

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RAEOA - ZEESM-TL and UNDP evaluate work done and sign a new agreement to support Innovation, Agriculture, Education and Tourism in Oé-Cusse.

The President of the Special Administrative Region Authority of Oé-Cusse Ambeno (RAEOA - ZEESM - TL), HE Dr. Mari Alkatiri, met on Wednesday morning, January 23, 2019, with the Resident Representative…  


Leveraging ICT to improve education and skills in Oé-Cusse

On Wednesday the 10th of April 2019, the RAEOA-ZEESM TL supported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and UNICEF launched a partnership project “Leveraging Information and Communication…  


Improving integrated planning and service delivery at municipal level

On 02 April 2019, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Timor-Leste and the Ministry of State Administration, together with KOICA and the Municipality of Baucau and Bobonaro, leaded the…  


UNDP launches 3D Innovation Lab in Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste’s first innovation and entrepreneurship lab opened this week, fitted with 3D printers, design software and world class fabrication tools, as part of an effort to spur greater innovation…  


UNDP and Local Youth Groups Commemorate 2019 Tree Planting Day

To commemorate Tree Planting Day which falls on January 13th, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), through its Knua Juventude Fila-Liman and Recycling Promotion Projects, organized a tree…  


A mission with the mangrove messages to Maubisse

27 November 2018, it was a foggy afternoon. After a team from UNDP reached Likitei pasture of Maubisee – venue for the youth camp, heavy rain hit the ground. Despite the rain, the weeklong…  


Mangroves restoration for healthy ocean

With fond memories of the national heroes of Timor-Leste, on 7 December 2018, approximately 150 youth volunteers teamed up and spent three days together in a camp, ‘Peace Fishing Camp’ in Hera of…  


UNDP assisted Baucau sub-district Vulnerable Person’s Unit (VPU) Officers to make a case report of gender-based violence

On 19th and 20th of November, the “PNTL Strengthening Governance and Service Delivery” project conducted two-day training on VPU incident report and referral coordination to systematically record the…  


UNDP and MSA establish a new partnership to strengthen the decentralisation of public administration in Timor-Leste

Maliana, 29 October 2018: Implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Ministry of State Administration (MSA), a new KOICA-funded initiative ‘Supporting Decentralization of…  


Supporting Disaster Reduction in the Dili-Ainaro Corridor

Timor-Leste is at risk from natural disasters, with floods, fire, landslides and strong winds most frequently occurring.  

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