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Celebration of JSMP’s 15th Anniversary:

ETLJB 8/05/2016 - JUDICIAL SYSTEM MONITORING PROGRAMME PROGRAMA MONITORIZASAUN BA SISTEMA JUDISIÁRIU  Press Release 28 April 2016 - Launch of the 2015 Annual Review of the Justice Sector, the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...

Members of the East Timor Legislative Reform and Justice Sector Commission sworn in

ETLJB 24/12/2015 Government of East Timor Media Release Dili, 18 December, 2015 - On Wednesday the President and Members of the Legislative Reform and Justice Sector Commission were sworn in by Prime... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...

Extraordinary meeting of the East Timor Council of Ministers of 14 December 2015

ETLJB 24/12/2015 Government of East Timor Media Release Dili - The Council of Ministers met extraordinarily this Monday, December 14th, 2015, in the meeting room of the Council of Ministers, at the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...

European Parliament approves Visa Arrangement with Timor-Leste

ETLJB 24/12/2015 Government of East Timor Media Release  DIli, 16 December, 2015 - In Brussels overnight the European Parliament approved the short-stay visa waiver agreement between the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website fo...

Meeting of the East Timor Council of Ministers of 22 December 2015

ETLJB 23/12/2015 Government of East Timor Media Release Dili 22 December 2015 - The Council of Ministers met this Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015, in the meeting room of the Palace of the Government,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...

2016 General State Budget fully approved by East Timor National Parliament

ETLJB 22/12/2015 - Government of East Timor Media Release Dili, 19 December, 2015 - Last night the National Parliament of Timor-Leste concluded its scrutiny, consideration and voting on the 2016... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...

2016 East Timor General State Budget, more than just the numbers, says Government

ETLJB 22/12/2015 Government of East Timor Media Release - Dili, 19 December, 2015  The 2016 General State Budget, given its final approval last night, sets out the allocation of public funds to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...

East Timor National Parliament approves text proposed by “Komisaun Eventual” amending the General State Budget Law

ETLJB 18/12/2015 Government of East Timor Media Release 16 December 2015 - Yesterday the National Parliament approved the substitute text presented by the Commission for Collection and Analysis of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...

East Timor National Seminar on protecting women’s rights from the perspective of the Timor-Leste legal framework

ETLJB 16/12/2015 JSMP Press Release Dili District 14 December 2015 - National Seminar on protecting women’s rights from the perspective of the Timor-Leste legal framework On 15 December 2015 the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...

Issue of immunity hampers trial of the East Timor Secretary of State for Arts and Culture on charges of mismanagement, embezzlement and abuse of power

ETLJB 16/12/2015 JSMP Press Release Dili District Court 15 December 2015 Issue of immunity hampers trial of the Secretary of State for Arts and Culture - On 23 November 2015 the Dili District Court... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...

CEDAW Committee recommends Timor-Leste takes action to address violence against women and promote women’s access to justice

ETLJB 11/12/2015 JSMP Press Release 10 December 2015 - On 20 November 2015, the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW Committee) issued its final... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for...

Amnesty International and JSMP Joint Public Statement on reparations for victims of conflict related sexual violence

ETLJB 11/12/2015 - Timor-Leste: UN CEDAW Committee urges authorities to ensure comprehensive reparations for victims of conflict related sexual violence 1 December 2015 An expert UN Committee has... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...

Extraordinary Meeting of the East Timor Council of Ministers 30 November 2015

ETLJB 03/12/2015 Government of East Timor Press Release - The Council of Ministers met extraordinarily this Monday, November 30th, 2015, in the meeting room of the Council of Ministers, at the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...

East Timor 2016 General State Budget presented in National Parliament

ETLJB 03/12/2015 Government of East Timor Media Release Dili, 2 December, 2015 - Yesterday the 2016 State Budget was presented to the National Parliament of Timor-Leste marking the beginning of the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...

Events to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Independence and 500 years of interaction with Portugal

ETLJB 30/11/2015 Government of East Timor Press Release Dili, 27 November, 2015 - Important activities are taking place over the next days to commemorate two very significant events in the history of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...

Meeting of the East Timor Council of Ministers 24 November 2015

ETLJB 27/11/2015 - Government of East Timor Press Release 24 November 2015 Dili - The Council of Ministers met this Tuesday, November 24th, 2015, in the meeting room of the Council of Ministers, at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...

East Timor tackles cigarette smoking with a new law to control tobacco

ETLJB 27/11/2015 The Government of East Timor has approved a new law aimed at tackling the social problem of tobacco consumption in the country. The new law will be Decree-Law on the Tobacco Control... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...

JSMP Launches Report About Application of Alternative Sentencing in Domestic Violence Cases in the Oe-cusse District Court

ETLJB 26/11/2015 JSMP Press Release Oe-cusse District Court November 24, 2015 -  JSMP Launches Report About Application of Alternative Sentencing in Domestic Violence Cases in the Oe-cusse... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...

TOR External Evaluation of JSMP's Improving Justice Outcomes for Women in Timor-Leste

ETLJB 19/11/2015- 1.   Project Background Improving Justice Outcomes for Women of Timor Leste is a three year project funded by the Norwegian Embassy in Jakarta and implemented by the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...

East Timor appealing for Australian public's support in border dispute, minister says

Map: BBC NewsETLJB 18/11/2015 From ABC News- East Timor is seeking Australian public support to try to persuade Canberra to settle a longstanding maritime border dispute over lucrative oil and gas... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...


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