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World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day 8 May 2019

8 Maiu, today is World Red Cross Day – a day celebrated across the world in honour of Red Cross founding father, Henri Dunant who was born in 1828!  - CVTL uses this important day to lets us give thanks to all the staff and volunteers across our country and the world – working for the vulnerable and humanity.   

CVTL celebrated the day with inspiring speeches Read More


Gives Blood to Save Lives

Francisca Sicilia Ximenés do Santos, From Municipality Baucau, living in Becora. She is a lecturer in Dili Institute of Technology (DIT).

She has donated her blood voluntarily to National Hospital Timor-Leste on 22 Feb 2018.

She said “I want to donate my blood voluntarily because I want to save the other person's life”.

By donating blood, she felt veryRead More


Training of Trainers for F-FDTL Instructors on INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW

On September 26, – 4 October 2017, the ICRC (International Committee of Red Cross) provides Training of Trainers for F-FDTL Instructors on INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW. Training will be conducted in Dili with 15 participants. The training was opened by the F-FDTL Chief of Staff, Colonel Falur Rate Laek. The training is delivered by Mr. Paul Baker, the ICRC Regional Delegate for Armed FoRead More


22nd August, Talk show in Metro Radio

22nd August, CVTL started it fortnightly radio talk show (which is repeated every other week) on Radio Metro. Estanislau Guterres - CVTL Communications Coordinator talked about the history of CVTL and gave an overview of the work we do.  

Stay tuned to Radio Metro – Every Tuesday at 11 am – 94.7 on your FM Radio

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16th August, 2017 CVTL signed (MoU) with Metro Radio (SECOMS)

Day, 16 August, 2017 CVTL signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with Metro Radio (SECOMS) – the community radio for Timor-Leste. CVTL will have a weekly program every Tuesday morning from 11-12 which will be repeated on Mondays. All our programs will be shared with all the Community Radios in all 13 Districts. This will be a great and fun way to share Read More