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  • Ambassador Karen Stanton with President of Timor-Leste Taur Matan Ruak

    U.S. Ambassador Karen Stanton meets with President of Timor-Leste Taur Matan Ruak after her presentation of credentials ceremony

  • U.S Ambassador Karen Stanton with the Minister of Agriculture

    U.S Ambassador Karen Stanton with the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry at a handover ceremony for a U.S.-funded mud crab and fish cultivation project

  • Ambassador Stanton at the opening of a U.S. provided training

    Ambassador Stanton at the opening of a U.S. provided training course on the disaster management incident command system (ICS) basic/intermediate ICS

  • Ambassador Stanton visits Gleno health clinic

    Ambassador Stanton visits Gleno health clinic which is supported by USAID’s HADIAK Project in Ermera

  • Katherine Dueholm

    Deputy Chief of Mission, Katherine Dueholm, opened a three-day training on cash couriers and drug law enforcement to members of the PNTL. the US Mission has provided more than $1 million to UNODC to conduct the "Supporting Police, Securing Peace" program

  • Jennifer Uhler, conducted a workshop with the Pre-Service teachers from UNTL

    Regional English Language Officer, Jennifer Uhler, conducted a workshop with the Pre-Service teachers from UNTL, who serve as English instructors for a local NGO, Hopeseller, to provide English language training to disadvantaged kids in Caicoli

  • Several people taking a group photo. (Photo Credit: State Dept.)

    Ambassador Stanton with Timor-Leste Border Patrol Unit (UPF) and Indonesian border officials on a follow-up Border Liaison Conference between Timor-Leste and Indonesia.

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    The U.S. Department of Justice Provides Training for Timorese Judges

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    U.S. Embassy Dili provides grant to Ra'es Hadomi Timor Oan (RHTO)

    Last week, with funding from the Ambassador’s Small Grants Fund, the U.S. Embassy awarded Ra'es Hadomi Timor Oan (RHTO), Disabled Person’s Organization (DPO) with a grant to work in all 13 municipios to increase people with disabilities’ awareness of their own rights and ability to access required services – specifically with a goal of helping women who have experienced violence access the justice system. You can learn more about RHTO’s work at http://dpo-rhto.wix.com/timor. 

  • Ambassador Karen Staton and the Seabees.
    Ambassador Stanton visits to Dom Bosco Training Center

    On Thursday, February 11, 2016, Ambassador Karen Stanton and the Seabees visited the Don Bosco Training Center in Comoro, Dili where she met with the administration, toured the facilities, reviewed past assistance projects to the center and interacted with local students who are some of the 200 Timorese youth are trained there annually in various technical fields from auto mechanics to carpentry, stone and metal work. 

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    U.S. Embassy provides support to ARKTL

    On January 25th, U.S. Embassy PAO, Scott Hartmann joined the President of the Association of Community Radio-ARKTL, Prezario Ximenes at the opening of the second round of online media training with 10 Community Radio journalists. 

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    Exercise Crocodilo

    At 1000 on 24 November 2015, a joint-combined force of F-FDTL Naval Component Fusilero, F-FDTL Land Component Soldiers and US Marines conducted an amphibious assault and cleared a Timorese seaside village harboring enemy insurgents.