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1 December 2021
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World AIDS Day 2021

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World AIDS Day 2021

Pandemics will thrive as long as inequalities do  As the world embarks on a third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, we cannot forget that we are also on the cusp of the fifth decade of the AIDS pandemic... Read more

26 November 2021
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Healthy Relationship: Young people make informed decisions about their sexual and reproductive health and lives.

Dili, 22-11-2021 The Secretary of State for Youth and Sports, in partnership with UNFPA in Timor-Leste through its EU Funded Spotlight Initiative and KOICA Funded Together for equality (T4E) project... Read more

29 October 2021
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Recruitment training for outreach workers/peer educators for HIV Prevention Programme for key populations. © UNFPA Timor-Leste

UNFPA bridging the gap in HIV prevention in Timor-Leste: targeting key populations key to curbing the pandemic

DILI, October 29, 2021 – While Timor-Leste recently lifted the state of emergency following a reduction of active COVID-19 cases, raising awareness on sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV... Read more

27 October 2021
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UNFPA and PNTL partnership to strengthen HIV prevention in Timor-Leste

UNFPA and PNTL partnership to strengthen HIV prevention, family planning and end GBV in Timor-Leste

DILI, October 27, 2021 –  UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, today at Timor Plaza in Dili, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Police of Timor-Leste (... Read more

8 October 2021
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UNFPA support in-depth training of midwives for improved pregnancy-related care

UNFPA supported midwives' training in Timor-Leste successful despite COVID-19 hiccups

DILI, October 8, 2021 – A cohort of 11 trainees -- including midwives and doctors -- successfully completed a 26-day comprehensive training on Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (EmONC) held at the... Read more

9 July 2021
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Prioritizing reproductive health and rights of all crucial amid COVID-19 pandemic challenges

World Population Day 2021: Prioritizing reproductive health and rights of all crucial amid COVID-19 pandemic challenges DILI, July 11, 2021 – Government of Timor-Leste in partnership with... Read more

21 June 2021
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In Timor-Leste, over 268,000 women and girls benefited from EU-UN Spotlight Initiative in one year, concludes National Steering Committee

In Timor-Leste, over 268,000 women and girls benefited from EU-UN Spotlight Initiative in one year.

In Timor-Leste, over 268,000 women and girls benefited from EU-UN Spotlight Initiative in one year, concludes National Steering Committee The Government, partners, European Union, and United Nations... Read more

3 May 2021
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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

International Day of the Midwife 2021: Investing in midwives could save 4.3 million lives every year

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... Read more

13 April 2021
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Shining the spotlight on women's rights in Timor-Leste: 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... Read more

8 April 2021
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10,000 displaced people seek refuge in evacuation centers as floods destroy families in Timor-Leste

10,000 displaced people seek refuge in evacuation centers as floods destroy families in Timor-Leste

DILI April 08, 2021 -- Humanitarian workers continued rescue missions Wednesday in remote locations in Timor-Leste using excavators and cranes, as death toll from recent flash floods reached 42, and ... Read more

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