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Art/photography Exhibition for East Timor

On 9th April, my friend had held the art/ photographyexhibition to raise money  for children living below the poverty line in East Timor. I thought her idea and organisation were amazing. 101 more words

Piece Of Artwork

Eat on $2 a day?

What food can you buy with $2?

A bottle of water? Half a cup of coffee? A bag of crisps?

Now imagine having to live on that $2 or less every day. 284 more words

Research and reciprocity

When I lived in rural Timor-Leste (East Timor), I observed a researcher approaching the local people for interviews. She took care to explain to them that she was a… 802 more words

Research

Drawing the Line: East Timor & Australia

Monday 17th March 2014

Late last year the office of Canberra lawyer Bernard Collaery was raided by agents from ASIO and the Federal Police.

East Timor’s advisors are now arguing Australia spied for commercial reasons. 58 more words

Peter W Galbraith

From Dusk till Dawn over the Rice Fields of Maliana

It is a grueling 7-hour bus ride from Dili to Maliana. I slept half of the time so I really don’t mind. I squint at the brightness of my mobile phone. 685 more words

Travel

More on East Timor

If you’re waiting for the dysfunctional relationship bit please hold on. But first East Timor, or Timor-Leste as it is now more commonly known, half an island in Southeast Asia, about 400 miles North West of Darwin, Australia. 826 more words

East Timor

Dilly-Dallying at the Sights of Dili

“Three weeks in Dili? You’ll get bored there.” A friend warned me and suggested that I should spend the weekends outside the country because there’s nothing much to do in Timor-Leste. 1,213 more words

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