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Timor-Leste: Enhancing equality and inclusion: Amnesty International submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 40th ...

Amnesty 24 Jul 2021
Amnesty International makes this submission to the United Nations as part of the Universal Periodic Review of human rights in Timor-Leste ... the covid-19 pandemic and the climate crisis and makes recommendartions to the government of Timor-Leste on improving human rights protection.

WHO official says NT's expiring AstraZeneca doses could be sent to Timor-Leste

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 22 Jul 2021
With Pfizer now the preferred vaccine for the NT’s typically younger remote Indigenous population, hundreds of excess AstraZeneca doses are due to expire soon. One solution could be to send them to one of Australia’s closest neighbours ... .

CVTL 2021 Flood Response (6 Jul 2021)

Reliefweb 21 Jul 2021
Cyclone Seroja struck Timor-Leste on April 4 ... .

Market Monitor Report: Timor-Leste | Week 25/26 2021 (21st June-4th July)

Reliefweb 20 Jul 2021
This agricultural output is likely to sustain the downward pressure on prices in the short run ... .

Portugal sends 12,000 COVID-19 vaccines to Timor-Leste

Sina 19 Jul 2021
LISBON, July 19 (Xinhua) -- The Portuguese Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Monday that it had sent to Timor-Leste a batch of 12,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses, as well as syringes and needles.

Timor-Leste Floods - Situation Report No. 11 (As of 16 July 2021)

Reliefweb 16 Jul 2021
The Declaration of the State of Calamity in Dili Municipality has been extended until 4th of August (Government Resolution N.°75/2021 on 31 of May) ... 39/2021, 30 June) ... 97/2021, 14 July) ... On 30th of June, the President of Timor-Leste renewed the State of Emergency covering the entire national territory ... .

Reforesting Timor-Leste, improving the lives of the communities (European External Action Service)

Public Technologies 16 Jul 2021
Now more than ever, as the COVID-19 crisis puts vulnerable rural communities under increasing financial strain, the European Union reaffirms its commitment to the sustainable management of forests in Timor-Leste ... and aims to plant three million trees in Timor-Leste by 2022.

Timor-Leste’s internet freedoms at risk

The Jakarta Post 15 Jul 2021
Freedoms in Timor-Leste are under ... This risk would be further exacerbated by Timor-Leste’s choice investment partner for the development of its internet infrastructure.

USAID, IOM Support Communities Affected by Devastating Floods and Landslides in Timor-Leste

Reliefweb 14 Jul 2021
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Timor-Leste, in collaboration with the Civil Protection Authority on 12th July handed over the shelter repair kits to communities in Balibar village, municipality of Dili that were affected by landslides and strong winds after heavy rains and flooding in April 2021.

Timor-Leste: Joint Appeal & Flood Response Plan towards Recovery (May – December 2021)

Reliefweb 14 Jul 2021
The heavy rains across Timor-Leste from 29 March to 4 April 2021 have resulted in flash floods and landslides across all 13 municipalities in the country, with the capital Dili and surrounding low-lying areas the worst affected ... The Government of Timor-Leste - through the ...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2021 Article IV Consultation with Timor-Leste

International Monetary Fund 14 Jul 2021
WASHINGTON, DC. The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Timor-Leste. Timor-Leste has been severely affected by the pandemic and by recent floods ... Executive Board Assessment ... Table 1. Timor-Leste ... US$1,674 billion ... 1.293 million ... Timor-Leste authorities; and IMF staff estimates and projections.