Timor-Leste resources

May 2009

  1. Enterpreneurship Education in Timor-Leste

    Focuses on the attitude of Timorese Youth towards entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Education, ILO's contribution to Timor-Leste, and the National Interventions.

  2. Self Employment Promotion and Enterprise Development in Timor-Leste

    The fact sheet focuses on The Timor-Leste context and The Government of Timor-Leste Initiatives on implementing a self-employment promotion programme.

  3. Youth employment in Timor-Leste

    Focuses on the enterpreneurship education, youth unemployment as a global concern, the Timor-Leste responses, and youth employment promotion programme in Timor-Leste

  4. Employment-Intensive Infrastructure Works (TIM-Works) in Timor-Leste

    Covers Timor-Leste's development challenges, the employment-intensive infrastructure works, and the Timor-Leste’s way forward.

  5. Fact sheet on Labour Market Information (LMI) Project in Timor-Leste

    Focuses on the labour market information issues in Timor-Leste, including its initiatives and the services.

April 2009

  1. Timor-Leste Decent Work Country Programme, 2008-2013

    As a United Nations Specialized Agency, the ILO’s mandate is to promote opportunities for all women and men to obtain decent and productive work in conditions of freedom, equity, security and human dignity. This Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) translates that mandate into the ILO’s contribution at country-level in Timor-Leste towards the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the United Nations Development Assistance Framework of 2009-2013 (UNDAF) and national development strategies.

February 2009

  1. Job opportunities for youth - special edition, February 2009

    The JOY team, in coordination with Mr Peter Poschen at the head office in Geneva will work together with the Government of Indonesia to investigate what strategies are most appropriate for tackling climate change and for making companies and jobs greener. This special edition document how we intend to carry out this task, including how the JOY team will work with local government in East Java province in conjunction with small farmers and entrepreneurs to promote decent work and green jobs for young women and men.

  2. Youth employment creation through self-employment promotion and micro and small enterprise development in Timor -Leste rural areas

    The publication has developed to contribute in employment creation through self-employment promotion and micro and small enterprise development.

January 2009

  1. Investment Budget Execution Support for Rural Infrastructure Development and Employment Generation (TIM Works) Project - European Economic Community (Timor-Leste)

    1 January 2009 - 31 December 2010

    The 2006 Timor-Leste and Development Partners Meeting displayed the commitment of the Government to promote accelerated economic growth under its Combating Poverty as a National Cause Plan, and progress towards the objectives defined by the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), particularly in areas related with the Eradication of Extreme Poverty, and the Development and Implementation of Strategies for Decent and Productive Work.

December 2008

  1. Timor-Leste National Employment Strategy December 2008

    This publication concern on the Timor Leste socio-economic context, the employment strategy and employment generation in: agriculture, in rural areas and surrounding towns, in infrastructure and public works program, in the housing sector, in the manufacturing sector, the Domestic Trade, tourism, overseas employment. Also focuses in the human resource development and raising technical, vocational and professional competence.