Crisis prevention & recovery


The lingering impact of Timor-Leste’s history of conflict and upheaval, as well as the habitual and increasing volatility of climatic events leaves the country vulnerable to crises that can upend both stability and progress. (Lee versaun Tetum iha ne'e)

UNDP’s endeavors support national and regional efforts to prevent and reduce the impact of natural disasters, avert violence, assist in recovery from sudden crisis and bridge the gap between humanitarian response and development work. more

Emergency preparedness

Firemen put out a blaze during a training exercise. Photo Sandra Magno/UNDP TL

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Support to the Department of Peace-Building and Social Cohesion (DPBSC)

Strengthening the government’s capacity for peace-building and social cohesion both at the national and community level. more

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