• Official Launch of the First Set of Climate Resilient UNDP’s Supported  Rural Infrastructure in Timor-Leste Official Launch of the First Set of Climate Resilient UNDP’s Supported Rural Infrastructure in Timor-Leste Jul 22, 2015UNDP and the Ministry of State Administration (MSA) had launched the first set of climate resilient small scale rural infrastructure in Timor-Leste. The first project “Leigimea Road Rehabilitation” was launched in Ermera on July 15th, and the second project “Road Rehabilitation along Maubarralissa Road was launched in Liquiça on 21st July.

  • Development of the Early Warning System to Mitigate the Impact of Natural Disaster in the Dili-to-Ainaro RoadDevelopment of the Early Warning System to Mitigate the Impact of Natural Disaster in the Dili-to-Ainaro RoadJul 22, 2015UNDP and National Disaster Management Directorate (NDMD) of the Ministry of Social Solidarity (MSS) held its first stakeholder workshop “Design of a model Early Warning System (EWS) for the Dili-to-Ainaro Road Development Corridor (DARDC) at the JL Villa Conference room. The purpose of this workshop was to collect information from government and non-government stakeholders on their capacities and experience in the area of Early Warning Systems.

  • National Parliament organizes Seminar on Public Contracting and ProcurementNational Parliament organizes Seminar on Public Contracting and ProcurementJun 16, 2015The National Parliament (NP) with the support from UNDP and European Union (EU) organized a two days seminar on Public Contract and Procurement. Its main objective is to sensitize Members of the Parliament on public expenditure control, promoting efficiency and fostering competition. The seminar also included information on the competitive characteristics of public markets and the current situation in Timor-Leste.

  • Foundation Course prepares government civil servants for decentralizationFoundation Course prepares government civil servants for decentralizationJun 16, 2015Bobonaro, 29 May 2015 – Around 19 Bobonaro Municipality’s Civil Servants participated in a week long, from 25 to 29 May, Foundation Course in Local Governance organized by the Secretary of State for Institutional Strengthening (SEFI) with the support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) under the Sub-National Governance and Development Programme (SNGDP).

  • Mainstreaming Gender into Industrial Development Policy helps the country reach its full development potentialMainstreaming Gender into Industrial Development Policy helps the country reach its full development potentialJun 8, 2015Dili, 15 May 2015 – In order to ensure the participation of women from different sectors in the policy formulation, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Environment (MCIE) organised a consultation workshop on Mainstreaming Gender into the propose Industrial Development Policy.