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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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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…  


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.  


Baucau community leaders encouraged to work collaboratively with PNTL and service providers to support gender based violence survivors

During September the “PNTL Strengthening Governance and Service Delivery” project conducted three one-day community engagement workshops focusing on strengthening the gender-based violence (GBV)…  


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…  

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