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PCIC Faces Political UncertaintyPCIC Faces Political Uncertainty


Photo: Fundasaun Mahein, April 2024   Numerous media reports have circulated recently in Timor-Leste describing allegations of extortion or corruption involving personnel of the Scientific and Criminal Investigation Police (PCIC). READ MOREREAD MORE

The crisis of Timorese youth as institutional failure to promote responsibility, creativity and inclusionThe crisis of Timorese youth as institutional failure to promote responsibility, creativity and inclusion


Photo: Internet This article responds to growing public concerns regarding the phenomenon of youth violence and other problematic behaviours occurring in bairros across the country. Frequent violent incidents, including beatings, READ MOREREAD MORE

Restoring the Democratic Rule of Law, or Maintaining the Oligarchic Rule of the Deal?Restoring the Democratic Rule of Law, or Maintaining the Oligarchic Rule of the Deal?


Photo : Internet This article discusses several recent controversies surrounding government decisions and practices and analyses their implications for Timor-Leste’s long-term stability and security. As these issues have directly affected READ MOREREAD MORE

Observations on F-FDTL’s Transformation Day: “Time to Professionalise, Time to Modernise”Observations on F-FDTL’s Transformation Day: “Time to Professionalise, Time to Modernise”