Campaign Updates

A massive thank you to all our supporters through the month of June!

Donations made in the final hours of our campaign, have made all the difference! Including sales, we have officially raised $3,500 during the month of June 2014!

Although we can no longer offer a tax-deductible receipt in return for your kindness, we can still accept the kindness of your donation along with the generosity of your contribution to the Fair Futures initiative. Let us know if you have ideas, leads or general enthusiasm to contribute to the mix, by contacting the Fair Futures Coordinator, Kat Ashworth on kat@etwa.org.au

Our Fundraising Goal for 2014 is $10000

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$2916 Current Donations
$7084 Funds still to raise

* Australian Dollars

Donations will support ETWA to work with communities towards:

1. Building a network of active partners who support ethical business
2. Finding necessary tools to further develop their production environment
3. Home grown resources and access to International markets
4. Developing solutions for increasing access to education and income in
rural communities in Timor-Leste

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A massive thank you to all our supporters through the month of June!
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Donations to ‘Fair Futures’ will support ETWA to work with communities towards:

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This is your last opportunity to view the Fair Futures campaign video before it’s removed from the public platform! Happy watching!
xx ETWA Team


Fair Futures Campaign June 2014 on Vimeo
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Photographs by Marcus Salvagno, May 2014 in Timor-Leste.
Featuring members from Kooperativa LO’UD and long-term volunteers Gabrielle Creed and..




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Sponsors

We extend our gratitude to our partners and sponsors for their on-going support and sponsorship. From the beneficiaries of our projects and the whole ETWA team. Obriagadu Barak (Many Thanks) Sponsors of this campaign: ETWA, LO’UD Cooperative, AVI (Australian Volunteers International), Airnorth, Peer Productions, Arte Moris, Liman TL, Jeitu,  Global Giving, Australian Ethical,   Our […]

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Film Credits

Directed | Marcus Salvagno. Co-Directed |  Kat Ashworth. Produced | Kat Ashworth. Photography | Marcus Salvagno. Script Supervisor | Deb Salvagno. Audio Recorded at | Crash Studio, Dili, Timor-Leste. Sound Recordists | Leli Baretto. Narration | Kat Ashworth. Music | ‘Celeste-instrumental’ by Les Enfants.   Special thanks too: All members of LO’UD Cooperative, special LO’UD […]

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June Events

June 25th, 2014 Weaving Fairer Futures. The LOOM ROOM in Williamstown, Melbourne. Screening of Heru Ini Lafu: Weaving Life, a short film produced by ETWA which journeys into rural East Timor to show a side of life rarely seen. Followed by short presentation from ETWA founder Debra Salvagno, into the economy of weaving and their […]

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Statistics

In 2010 45% of Timor’s 1.1 million people were under the age of 15 One in five girls over 15 attend high school nationally and in rural areas it’s less than 3% Our research shows on average women receive 30% below the National Minimum Wage, with some earning as little as five cents per hour […]

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Recent Success

Despite the challenging environment our methods have proven successful. Our volunteers now communicate via cloud technology, allowing for greater ability to reach goals including a new range of textiles using organic plant dyes. Through Fair Trade pricing, LO’UD members are paid approximately 60% more than other weavers across Timor-Leste. With the introduction of innovative textile […]

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Travel Galleries

“We captured many images and footage in our three weeks in Timor-Leste. Keep a watch on this space for new galleries over the following month: as we collate, process, fine tune and post them for your liking. And our moment of warm reflection!” Director | Marcus Salvagno & Producer | Kat Ashworth Timor-Leste | May […]

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