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26 February 2021
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Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (EMONC) Training: Safeguarding Reproductive Health in Timor-Leste

Targetted training to midwives and doctors such as the Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (EMONC) training -- currently ongoing at the National Hospital in Dili, Timor-Leste -- can help increase... Read more

18 February 2021
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Over 200 midwifery trainers to benefit from UNFPA and Burnet Institute virtual course to strengthen curriculum development

Over 200 midwifery trainers from Asia Pacific region benefited from UNFPA and Burnet Institute series of virtual trainings that begun on February 18 to strengthen midwifery training curriculums.... Read more

17 February 2021
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UN agencies through KOICA funding commit USD 7.7 million to support implementation of Timor-Leste National Action Plan on Gender-Based Violence

UNFPA, UN Women, UNDP and IOM have strengthened their resolve to prevent and respond to Gender-Based Violence (GBV) and support implementation of Timor Leste’s National Action Plan on Gender-Based... Read more

1 December 2020
Press Release

World AIDS Day

PRESS RELEASE   2020 World AIDS Day: UNFPA urges Timor-Leste to strengthen its HIV Prevention efforts to avoid generalized epidemic   Timor-Leste must adopt stronger HIV prevention policies to seize... Read more

9 September 2020
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UNFPA handed over medical equipments and supplies needed to establish a maternity ward that is COVID-19 safe at Vera Cruz

4th September 2020, UNFPA handed over the remaining medical equipment and supplies needed to establish a maternity ward that is COVID-19 safe at Vera Cruz COVID-19 isolation center. The items were... Read more

14 April 2020
Press Release

European Union and United Nations are committed to ensuring safety and protection of women and girls during COVID crisis

JOINT PRESS RELEASE DILI, 14 March 2020: During this unprecedented COVID-19 global emergency, the European Union and United Nations remain committed to protecting and supporting women and girls in... Read more

10 December 2019
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Young people in Timor-Leste demand more information on HIV prevention and transmission

Dili, Timor-Leste UNFPA marked ‘World Aids Day 2019’ with an interactive debate with young people on HIV prevention, organized in collaboration with local NGOs Estrela+ and YLDP – Youth Leadership... Read more

22 May 2019
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Training on Emergency Obstetrics and Neo-natal Care (EMONC) Saves Lives of Many Mothers and Babies in Special Administrative Region of Oé-cusse Ambeno (RAEOA)

Pante Makassar, Special Administrative Region of Oé-cusse Ambeno (RAEOA), Timor-Leste - Since 2013, Dr. Catarina da Costa Conceição Anuno has been working in Special Administrative Region of Oé-cusse... Read more

13 May 2019
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UNFPA Organizes First Ever Training on HIV and Opportunistic Infections for Health Personnel in Oé-cusse

Pante Macassar, Special Administrative Region of Oé-cusse Ambeno (RAEOA), Timor-Leste- Until Friday the 17th of May 2019, the 23 health workers from different health posts, community health centers... Read more

10 May 2019
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PNTL General Commander Participates in the HIV and STIs Prevention Workshop Organized by UNFPA Timor-Leste

Dili, Timor-Leste- Yesterday (09/05/2019) marked the closing of the 3 day workshop on HIV and STIs for the Peer educators of the Polícia Nacional de Timor-Leste (PNTL). The PNTL peer educators will... Read more

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