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Dr. José Antonio Gusmão Guterres, a gynaecologist and a midwife trainer at a Mobile Meternity Clinic facilitated by UNFPA at Christal Dili, one of the evacuation center for internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Dili, Timor-Leste. @UNFPA Timor-Leste 2021

3 May 2021

International Day of the Midwife 2021: "Follow the data: Invest in Midwives"

DILI, May 3, 2021 –Timor-Leste President, H.E. Francisco Guterres Lú Olo renewed a 30-day State of Emergency last week to contain the spread of COVID-19, as the country rocovers from flash floods that affected more than 30,000 households in the island nation in April.   Over 40 people died in the disaster that has left 

13 April 2021

UNFPA bridging the gap in providing essential services to displaced women amidst COVID-19

DILI April 13, 2021 -- The Government of Timor-Leste declared a one-month state of calamity in Dili and appealed for relief assistance last week to respond to effects of devastating floods that left more than 13,000 people displaced. According to the Secretariat of State for Civil Protection the flash floods have claimed 46

10 March 2021

Training held for the first digitized Housing and Population Census in Timor-Leste

Over 30 enumerators received training on census mapping, held at the General Directorate of Statistics conference room in Dili, Timor-Leste on March 8, 2021



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