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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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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,…  


UNDP and CAC form new partnership to strengthen transparency and accountability in Timor-Leste

Dili, 09 July 2018: Supported by KOICA in partnership with the Anti-Corruption Commission (CAC) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) a new initiative ‘Strengthening anti-corruption,…  


The United Nations in Timor-Leste Congratulates New Prime Minister of Timor-Leste

The United Nations system in Timor-Leste congratulates newly-appointed Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, H.E. Mr. Taur Matan Ruak.  


Promoting youth voices in Timor-Leste

Last week 65 youth participants – including 17 from the municipalities – attended an exciting two-day workshop facilitated by the Well Told Story group at the Knua Juventude Fila-Liman youth…  


UNDP joins forces with award-winning communications production company to promote youth voices in Timor-Leste

Dili, 18 June 2018: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the Well Told Story strategic communications group will facilitate a series of workshops in Dili this week,…  

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