Ensuring rights and choices for all


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

5 March 2021

International Women’s Day 2021

Celebrate women leaders on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response and beyond   Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Women’s Day 8 March 2021   All over the world, women lead. They lead peace processes, run businesses, establish hospitals and schools. They are presidents of countries and

3 March 2021

Nurturing women leaders through training

A crowded health facility is a common sight in Timor-Leste where on average one health worker serves 1000 Timorese – well below World Health Organization’s recommended lower threshold of 2.3 for every 1000 population. However, for Dr Lucia Barreto, a 34-year-old medical doctor, she is undeterred by the overwelming pressure



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