Towards self-sufficiency in Timor-Leste

AFTER LIVING and working in Timor-Leste for more than seven years, founder and director of the Timor Learning Centre, Libby Bleakley, of the Rotary Club of Blackheath, NSW, understands that to make a project sustainable and successful in the developing world, the local community needs to be consulted and ultimately take responsibility and ownership of the venture. Hence, 10 Timorese staff are now employed to facilitate the running of the centre.


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