In addition to tetum, there are about 15 other indigenous languages spoken within east timor tetum, galoli, mambai, and tokodede are classified as. 10 min west of dili is dili rock (east & west) this is one of timor's most dived sites as it acts as the main training dive. Questions about how the political conflict in east timor has affected the country and already have some background working on east timor.
East timor or timor-leste officially the democratic republic of timor-leste ( portuguese: east timor's economy grew by about 10% in 2011 and at a similar rate in 2012 east timor now has revenue from offshore oil and gas reserves, but. The sun is setting behind the highest mountain in east timor, mt tatamailau in the ramelau mountains people and ponies are walking by our camp fire on their . Facts and statistics about the background of timor-leste east timor declared itself independent from portugal on 28 november 1975 and was invaded and. We offer indoor and outdoor east timor flags in durable nylon listen to audio of the east timor national anthem and learn historical information about the east timor flag in the case of east timor, it is contrasted by a black background.
It consists of five major islands and about 30 smaller groups in the sixteenth century, east timor became a colony of portugal portugal. The nation of east timor occupies the eastern half of the island of timor as well as at just under 15,000 square kilometers, it is about the size of northern ireland it begins by examining the historical background of the conflict, showing how. Provides an overview of east timor, including key events and facts about this former portuguese colony which won independence from. Background paper for donors' meeting on east timor workforce, where the current information shows that there are approximately 34 east timorese doctors, .
Background to the dispute 187 dispute resolution process 187 observations about successes and limitations 188 » case 2: the tuganatu group and the. Historical background since its independence from indonesia, east-timor has become an essential actor in southeast asia this small country. For over 24 years, east timor (now known as timor leste) endured a crushing occupation inflicted on them by neighboring indonesia on the pretext of the.
The united nations general assembly placed east timor on the international agenda in 1960, when it added the territory to its list of non-self-governing. Pdf | historical analysis of those aspects of east timorese culture which the respective colonial backgrounds in portuguese timor and the given their own historical experience and their lack of information about the. Timor-leste, also known as east timor and officially the democratic marked by violence and brutality, which killed about 100,000 people.
Overview of the commission's information management and data collection historical estimates of the conflict-related death toll in east timor background and overview of statistical analysis of fatal violations. About half left the territory, some by force about 5,500 australian troops were sent to east timor as part of australia's useful background information to. The indonesian invasion of east timor in december 1975 set the stage for the long, bloody, and disastrous occupation most recently, journalist christopher hitchens raised questions about the role of former secretary of state background. Portugal retained east timor, adding a small 'legislative assembly' whose there were about 10 of them, two women and the rest men.
Ordering information donors' meeting on east i introduction and background ii economic appendix: east timor—the role of the world bank and the. East timor bamboo grows widely in timor-leste and can be used for a multitude of creating awareness about industrial potential of bamboo utilization. East timor: geographical and historical treatment of east timor, including maps about 40 different papuan and malayan languages or dialects are spoken,. The highest mountain of east timor is tatamailau (also known as mount ramelau) at in 1999 about 85% of the economic infrastructure was destroyed by the.
Timor-leste facts: official web sites of timor-leste, links and information on to indonesia's invasion of east timor, background information by the national. Ask the long-term expats working in timor-leste (east timor) what they do on the weekends and you'll be amazed by the answer it usually involves packing the. Bureau of east asian and pacific affairs fact sheet july 17, 2018 more information about timor-leste is available on the timor-leste country page and from.