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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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Gender mainstreaming training contributes to increased knowledge and awareness of gender perspectives in PNTL Baucau Municipality

On 17-19 September 2018 the “PNTL Strengthening Governance and Service Delivery” project delivered Gender Mainstreaming Training to PNTL Baucau Municipality to increase their awareness of the concept…  


Timor-Leste improves global human development ranking: UNDP report

Dili, 21 September 2018: Timor-Leste has seen a slight improvement in its global ranking in the latest Human Development Index (HDI) released this month by the United Nations Development Programme…  


Boosting data management knowledge and skills in PNTL

During July, August and September 2018, UNDP and a team from the National Police of Timor–Leste (PNTL) consisting of the PNTL planning department and IT section conducted dashboard management training…  


Facilitation skills training develops knowledge and skills of PNTL officers in Baucau Municipality

On 12 and 13 September 2018 the “PNTL – Strengthening Governance and Service Delivery” project conducted “Facilitation Skills Training” for 10 PNTL officers in PNTL Baucau Municipality including the…  


Knua Juventude Fila-Liman supports International Youth Day celebration

On 14 August 2018, UN Agencies in co-operation with the Secretary of State for Youth and Sport (SEJD), the Timor-Leste Red Cross (CVTL) together with Comoro and Becora Youth Centers celebrated…  


Promoting peace through biodiversity conservation in Timor-Leste

On 03 August 2018, SDG Ambassador for Climate Change and Ocean Jake Lasi presented an inspirational talk ‘Promoting Peace through Biodiversity Conservation in Timor-Leste’. The talk followed Jake’s…  


Strengthening governance and service delivery in PNTL

On 18 July a project management board meeting for the “PNTL – Strengthening Governance and Service Delivery” was held at PNTL headquarters in Dili organized by UNDP in coordination with PNTL.  


Supporting tourism development in Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste is a half-island brimming with stunning mountains and idyllic beaches. Kept secret from the world due to its isolation and limited availability of information, it is now emerging as a…  


Youth entrepreneurship and job creation promoted in Ermera Municipality

In June UNDP held a social business camp in Ermera to support aspiring entrepreneurs to develop innovative ideas.  


Likisa youth seize opportunity to generate new business ideas

During May, UNDP held a three-day social business camp for start-ups in Likisa to provide an opportunity for youth to generate new business ideas through problem identification, design solutions,…  

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