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UNDP provides leadership training for local Suco youth representatives

On 11 December, UNDP Knua Juventude Fila-Liman (KJFL) conducted a one-day training on youth training program in Dili for Youth Suco Council members and youth representatives.  


UNDP facilitates youth-led research and data literacy for SDGs training

On 13-15 December 2017, in collaboration with Secretary of State for Youth and Labor, UNDP organised a 3-day training “Youth-Led Research and Data Literacy for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).”  


UNDP facilitates cooperation between Jeju and Timor-Leste

On 15 December 2017, UNDP Timor-Leste, Jeju Province of Korea and the Directorate of Forestry, Coffee and Industrial Plant of Timor-Leste launched "Jeju – Timor-Leste Friendship Forest" on after…  


Youth plant over 1,000 mangrove seedlings in Metinaro

On 13 December 2017 through cooperation between UNDP and the National Youth Council of Timor-Leste, 80 youths came together in Metinaro to plant over 1,000 mangrove seedlings.  


KOICA/Republic of Korea and UNDP launch new cooperation on anti-corruption and decentralization

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA)/Republic of Korea and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a new programme of anti-corruption and decentralization of US$2 million on…  


UNDP holds media forum with journalists

Okinawa Peace Assistance Center (OPAC) with the support from UNDP Electoral Project LEARN and media organizations conducted a Media Forum on 7th December in Dili.  


Local NGOs and communities are working together to address climate risks

At a workshop held on 22 June 2017, seven local NGOs presented their progress on watershed management (protecting regions drained by rivers) and complementary soil bioengineering interventions (such…  


Electoral Justice Workshops for Legal Professionals

On the 21st and 22nd of June, UNDP and the Legal and Judicial Training Centre hosted a one-and-a-half-day workshop on the legal framework of the upcoming national parliamentary elections.  


Timor-Leste and Lao PDR exchange experience on climate resilience

A delegation comprised of representatives from the Government of Timor-Leste and UNDP visited Lao PDR on February 6-10, 2017 to exchange experiences on the planning and implementation of climate…  


Election Security Workshop in Gleno and Baucau

The UNDP “Strengthening Governance and Service Delivery project of PNTL” supported PNTL’s district command in Ermera in conducting a workshop on election security on 28 February 2017 in Gleno, Ermera.  

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