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· November, 2010

Stories about Timor-Leste from November, 2010

East Timor: Rains threaten food shortage and disease

Without a dry season and heavy rains all year in East Timor, crops have been destroyed and farmers have planted less, threatening a scenario of food shortage. In addition, rains...

East Timor: Ministry of Health reviews conditions

The Ministry of Health published extensive notes from field visits to its facilities in 8 of East Timor's 13 districts on the Ministry blog [Tet]. The notes reveal challenges like lack...

East Timor: A Foreigner's Impressions on the celebration of Massacre anniversary

Rory Hoipkemier, from blog At His behest in Timor Leste, writes about the “First Introductions” that most impressed and inspired her in the first days as a volunteer in Dili....

East Timor's first serious investor

Despite the pledge of various individuals and companies to invest in East Timor, nothing much has happened. Here comes Jape Kong Su, a Chinese Timorese, who has raised funds to...

East Timor: Ramelau Cultural Festival

Ramelau Cultural Festival, the first cultural festival in East Timor, was organized to celebrate Timorese culture and unity.

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