Timor-Leste resources

November 2017

  1. Commemoration of Women’s Entrepreneurship Day in Timor-Leste

    19 November 2017

    Women's Entrepreneurship Day (WED) is 19th of November of each year Celebrate, empower and support women in business. Globally, commemorations of the WED are led by the Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Organization (WEDO).

October 2017

  1. Rural Access Index (RAI) - the case of Timor-Leste: R4D technical paper

    Explains the applications of the Rural Access Index as a tool for policy makers, government agencies and practitioners working in the roads sector, for formulating road policies and strategies, in guiding and managing investments in the roads sector, and in monitoring the effectiveness of investments in the sector.

September 2017

  1. The Enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Timor-Leste

    Presentation in the launching of the Enabling Environment for Sustainable Enterprises in Timor-Leste (EESE) Report and Policy Framework of the CCI-TL on 22 November 2017 in Dili, Timor-Leste

  2. Business Manifesto 2017-2022 - Enabling Environment for Sustainable Enterprises (EESE) Policy Framework

    Presentation in the launching of the Enabling Environment for Sustainable Enterprises in Timor-Leste (EESE) Report and Policy Framework of the CCI-TL on 22 November 2017 in Dili, Timor-Leste

August 2017

  1. R4D-SP Capacity Development Workshop: Building the capacity of rural roads sector of Timor-Leste

    The Roads for Development (R4D) Program of Timor-Leste conducted a one-day workshop on 24 August in Dili to discuss the Capacity Development Framework for Phase 2 of the R4D program. More than 100 stakeholders involved in Timor-Leste’s rural roads sector attended to discuss the capacity development needs in the sector.

July 2017

  1. Third Decent Work Country Programme Tripartite Steering Committee Meeting

    18 July 2017

    The Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) for Timor-Leste 2016-2020 serves as a framework to support Government of Timor-Leste to achieve its National Strategic Development Plan (SDP) 2011-2030.

  2. Opening Remarks at the launching of National Employment Strategy of Timor-Leste 2017-2030

    By Michiko Miyamoto, Director of ILO for Indonesia and Timor-Leste at the launching of National Employment Strategy of Timor-Leste 2017-2030

  3. Launch of the National Employment Strategy of Timor-Leste

    On July 17, the Government, through the Secretary of State for Vocational Training and Employment Policy (SEPFOPE), with the support of the Office of the Minister of State, Economic Affairs Coordinator (MECAE) and the International Labour Organization (ILO), launched the "National Employment Strategy" (NES) program for the period 2017-2030, which took place in the Suai Room, Timor Plaza, Dili.

  4. Timor-Leste National Employment Strategy 2017 – 2030 (in English, Portuguese and Tetun)

    Timor-Leste needs to address several challenges in order to provide the required employment opportunities to achieve inclusive growth. Therefore, the National Employment Strategy (NES) 2017 - 2030 focuses on the need of creating new jobs to reduce unemployment and provide employment opportunities for the large population of young people entering the labour market in the next years; increasing formal jobs and addressing current productivity.

  5. Rural Road for Development (R4D) – Phase II

    R4D is the leading rural roads program in Timor-Leste, supporting the development of the rural roads sector in the country. R4D is aligned with the Government of Timor-Leste’s Strategic Development Plan 2011- 2030 and the Programs of the Constitutional Government. R4D is implemented by the Government of Timor-Leste through the National Directorate of Roads, Bridges and Flood Control in the Ministry of Public Works, Transport and Communications.