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26 March 2019
UNFPA is committed to deliver a Timor-Leste where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe, and every young person's potential is fulfilled.

Paving the Way for Quality Maternal and New-born Care in Timor-Leste

Dr. José Antonio from UNFPA conducting a Basic Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (BEmONC) follow up after training at the  Community Health Center (CHC) in Aileu. Aileu, Timor-Leste- The... Read more

22 March 2019

Better Contraceptives Supply Management Saves and Improves Lives

HIGHLIGHTS Timor-Leste has improved access to basic health services in most rural areas but access and distribution to contraceptive supplies is still a challenge. UNFPA held a two day National... Read more

8 March 2019

International Women's Day (IWD) 2019

As we celebrate International Women’s Day under the theme “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”, let’s celebrate the women innovators around the world who are breaking down barriers to... Read more

18 December 2018
The team is reading the map of 2015 Census

For every person to count, every person must be counted

Aileu, Timor-Leste: UNFPA and the General Directorate of Statistics (GDS), Minister of Finance are now preparing for the next Housing and Population Census which will be taking place in July 2020. An... Read more

13 November 2018

Midwives trained on Emergency Obstetric and Neonatal Care (EmONC) reported that they have used their new life saving skills 48 times since the first batch of  training last June to July 2018. 

Most maternal deaths are preventable. Working for the survival of mothers is a human rights imperative, and it is a development priority. Today, (13/11/2018) the Training for Immediate Intra-partum... Read more

17 October 2018
SWOP 2018: The power of Choice

The State of World Population 2018

  [Tetun] Situasaun Populasaun Mundiál 2018 Kbiit atu hili, numeru, tempu no espasu entre oan bele hasa’e dezenvolvimentu ekonomiku no sosial, relatoriu foun UNFPA hatudu. Nasoins Unidas, Nova Iorke... Read more

20 September 2018

UNFPA Timor-Leste Country Office Mission to the Special Administrative Region (SAR) of Oecusse

Despite the major developments within the health sector in Timor-Leste, and in the Special Administrative Region (SAR) of Oecusse, much is left to be done. The UNFPA Timor-Leste country office went... Read more

14 September 2018

The Piloting of the 2020 Housing and Population Census Questionnaire

The census is the key source of data for Government’s planning, monitoring and evaluating development, including measuring progress towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In mid... Read more

17 August 2018

International Youth Day 2018 Celebrations

‘’Young people are powerful agents of change and progress when they are educated and empowered to participate in decision-making. On International Youth Day, young women and men are celebrated as... Read more

17 July 2018

Intra-partum and Immediate Post-partum Care Training

On the 18th of June 2018, UNFPA conducted an Intra-partum and Immediate Post-partum care training in collaboration with the National Health Institute (INS) of the Ministry of Health (MoH), World... Read more