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MTCI, UNDP, and IADE are launching Awarding Ceremony on Innovative Competition Program in Promoting MSMEs and Social Business Ideas

The Ministry of Tourism, Commerce, and Industry (MTCI) together with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), and the Institute of Business development support in Timor-Leste awarded the…  


Oé-Cusse’s Tourism Profile Will be Given a Major Boost on November 24, 2021

On Wednesday November 24th, 2021, the Palaban Customs compound in Pante Macassar will be the site of the official launching of three (3) major tourism initiatives for Oé-Cusse. A new tourism…  


Government and United Nations in Timor-Leste launch Socio-Economic Impact Assessment Round-2 to contribute to the COVID-19 response and recovery

The United Nations in Timor-Leste together with the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry for Coordination of Economic Affairs, launched the Socio-Economic Impact Assessment (SEIA-2) today. This report…  


Housing and Building Damage Assessment (HBDA) Report Launching

Tropical Cyclone Seroja hit the region over Easter weekend 2021 causing natural disasters in Timor-Leste that was not seen in nearly 50 years. Upon the request of the Government to the UN system to…  


Vegetable Cultivation by Women an Emerging Livelihood in Oé-Cusse

UNDP in collaboration with the Regional Secretary for Agriculture organized a vegetable seed distribution on 27th of October 2021 in Manuimpena, Piku Barasanthu. This was to encourage the women groups…  


Consultation Workshop on the Findings of the Socio-Economic Impact Assessment of COVID-19, Round 2 (SEIA 2) on Households and Micro, Small, Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Timor-Leste

The findings of the surveys provide crucial data for evidence-based decision making to ensure that the socio-economic needs of vulnerable communities in Timor-Leste are met, as well as to further…  


Arte Moris Executing Street Art Project in Pante Macassar, Oé-Cusse

A team of seven (7) artists from Arte Moris is currently in Oé-Cusse to execute a street art installation along the wall at Alfandega in the capital Pante Macassar. The artwork will showcase in a…  


Closing of the Hamutuk Serbí Komunidade Initiative for 10 aldeias in Suco Dare which benefited 706 people

706 participants worked for 22 days to clean and rehabilitate the neighbourhoods from the damages of the Easter Floods and received USD 110 in two instalments. In total, the HSK programme disbursed a…  


Launch Of UNDP-UN Women’s Joint Efforts in Promoting Equal and Inclusive Participation in Elections in Timor-Leste

The UNDP-UN Women’s partnership kick-starts with a virtual signing event on 11 October 2021, and runs until the 28 February 2022. This partnership aims to promote equal and inclusive participation in…  


Launching Green Building Prototype

The Green Building Prototype will be officially launched on Friday 1st October 2021 by UNDP Resident Representative, Mrs. Tuya Altangerel, the Minister of Public Works and the Secretary of State for…  

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