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· February, 2011

Stories about Timor-Leste from February, 2011

East Timor: Recruitment of soldiers

East Timor officials claim that young people who want to join the Defense force are on the rise.

East Timor: First football training center

East Timor will inaugurate its first football training center next month, according to Tempo Semanal.

A declaration of love to the Portuguese language, in all its variations

On February 21 Global Voices in Portuguese commemorated International Mother Language Day with a tribute to the lusophony in all its linguistic and cultural diversity. Read the blogsphere's reflections on...

East Timor: Tebe Dai dance

EngageMedia uploads a video featuring Tebe Dai, a traditional Timorese dance from the Kamanasa Village.

East Timor: Affordable telephony and collateral outcomes

Lemi Soares, from the blog IT Forum [tet], shares a video from Linux Conference Australia 2011, where he presented Dili Village Telco – a pioneer open technology deployment that aims...

East Timor: Unique footage from 1975

On his Youtube channel, Marc Smith (@PsychologyMarc) shares his father's unique film footage from after East Timor's civil war, when the territory was on the brink of Indonesia's invasion, revealing...

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