Timor-Leste resources

May 2023

  1. Asia-Pacific governments look to technology for employment services to support youth

    Government officials from across the region exchange and learn about how technology can help young people access decent employment.

  2. Timor-Leste commemorates Labour Day with a long march to promote decent work and the ratification of ILO Convention on Violence and Harassment

    A long march in Timor-Leste on Labour Day was not only to promote decent work but also to create a world of work free from violence and harassment through the ratification of ILO Convention No. 190.

February 2023

  1. High-Level Tripartite Regional Seminar on Industrial Relations in Southeast Asian Countries

    22 - 24 February 2023

    Review current approach to labour relations, build shared understanding on way forward for collaborative industrial relations and promote follow up initiatives at country level for working together for growth, productivity and decent work.

  2. Terms of Reference: Consulting company to develop a web-based digital platform for social security in Timor-Leste

    13 February 2023

January 2023

  1. Timor-Leste launches its 2021 Labour Force Survey Report

    The General Directorate of Statistics (GDS) of the Ministry of Finance, the Secretariat of State for Vocational Training and Employment (SEFOPE), together with the International Labour Organization (ILO) is launching the 2021 Timor-Leste Labour Force Survey Report today on 26 January 2023.

  2. Timor-Leste Labour Force Survey 2021 - Final Report

    The Labour Force Survey (LFS) 2021 in Timor-Leste provides robust data to present a comprehensive picture of the Timor-Leste labour market. It analyses various labour market indicators and provides detailed information disaggregated by sex, age and region on the economic characteristics of the working-age population.

  3. Timor-Leste Labour Force Survey 2021 - Summary Report

  4. Terms of Reference: International Consultant for conducting a comparative analysis of the legislation of Timor-Leste with regard to the provisions of the Social Security (Minimum Standards) Convention, 1952 (No. 102)

    16 - 31 January 2023

December 2022

  1. 10 Years Roads for Development (R4D) in Timor-Leste (2012-2022)

    Improving rural roads access was considered as one of the key conditions for rural social and economic development. Recognizing its importance, the ILO provided technical assistance to the Government of Timor-Leste for implementation of Road for Development (R4D).

  2. 10 Years Roads for Development (R4D) - A Life Changer for Rural People in Timor-Leste

    Until the end of 2022 – when the EIIP TA to R4D ended – about half of Timor-Leste’s network of 1,975 kilometres of core rural roads was brough in good condition and was under maintenance.