News & Media

If you’re interested in everything Timor-Leste, you’ve landed on the right page.


Whether you’re planning your first trip or you’re a seasoned visitor, here you’ll find stirring news and media to detonate your excitement or reminisce about your visits. Take a guided tour through videos on our watch page, see our various projects in pictures on our gallery page and peruse useful documents in our resources library.
Warm your hearts by meeting some of the locals, be inspired by Timor-Leste’s pristine landscapes; gain insights into culture and history and read the latest news we’ve collated from around cyber space. There’s something here for everyone!


A feast of short films revealing all Timor-Leste has to offer

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An array of useful documents and reports for learning and understanding about ETWA and Timor-Leste.

Companion to East Timor

Probably the best online resource about Timor-Leste’s history and engagement on the world stage. Developed by Historian, Professor Clinton Fernandes, the site contains a plethora of material, and aims to contribute to a better relationships between Australia, Timor-Leste and Indonesia.


August 22, 2022

Building LO’UD a frame at a time!

Every enterprise needs a space to work in, be it a building or via cloud technologies.  A space where teams come together to deliver on their […]
November 5, 2016

Building for a sustainable future

The LO’UD Cooperative - undertake building a central office and workspace in Lospalos, Timor-Leste. With support and funding from Timor-Leste Government, Things & Stories, Lions Club & ETWA. This project is a golden opportunity for LO’UD!
October 30, 2016

Bridget’s Experience

VOLUNTEER IN RESIDENCE Name: Bridget Dobbie Age: 33 Skills: Product Development, Quality Assurance Reports from the field
May 5, 2015

The Kindcraft Article

A big thank you to Emily Lush for her wonderful article about the LO’UD Cooperative, featured in THE KINDCRAFT, an online blog. Emily visited the LO’UD […]
June 10, 2014

Fair Trade Seminar

Saturday 17th May 2014, 3pm – 5pm, Habitat Uniting Church 2 Minona Street Hawthorn. A Seminar & Discussion with Professor Brett Inder, Centre for Development Economics, Monash […]
June 10, 2014


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 […]