Project Brief: Roads for Development program (R4D)

Combining Capacity Building with the Delivery of Capital Investments in Rural Road Works

Project outline | National (Timor-Leste) | 01 March 2012
The development objective of R4D is that women and men in rural Timor-Leste are deriving social and
economic benefi ts from improved road access. Its immediate objective is that GoTL is more effectively
planning, budgeting and managing rural road works, using labour based methods as appropriate. These
objectives will be pursued by a combined strategy of direct investments in road works and supporting the GoTL to plan, budget and manage rural road works. Support to the GoTL will consist of policy dialogue, technical advice and capacity development.