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On the 19th September 2020, CVTL Dili Branch Conducted a Basic First Aid Workshop to local Authorities in the Dare Such. The workshop included: Introduction to First Aid! Basic Steps in an emergency; Bleeding and Shock; and Transfer Techniques.

The workshop concluded with a First Aid simulation situation. The workshop Read More


CVTL 20th Anniversary Celebrated

Dili, 22 Juñu 2020, Cruz Vermalha de Timor-Leste (CVTL) mak organizasaun independente ne’ebé estabele iha tinan 2000 no legalmente rekuiñese husi Governu nu’udar auxiliario ba Governu Timor-Leste tuir dekretu lei 6 /2005 iha 14 Setembru 2005.  No CVTL proteje I uza nia emblema ho Rekoñesidu hanesan membru 183 hosi Movimentu Cruz Vermelha no Crescente Vermelho 190 iha mundo.Read More


Royal Thai Embassy support Rehabilitation of old CVTL Building

Dili, 23 April 2020, Today, His Excellency Mr. Ekapol Poopipat, Ambassador of Kingdom of Thailand to Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, joined Cruz Vermelha de Timor-Leste (CVTL) in the inauguration of rehabilitation of the first Red Cross building in Timor-Leste.

The original building was built in 1967 for the then Portuguese Red CroRead More


COVID19 Crisis – connects us all

Dili, 8 Maiu 2020 – In these troubling times of the COVID-19, with an ever increasing death toll, and millions of people around the world infected, it is a sobering time to celebrate World Red Cross Day this year. But during this crisis, CVTL (Cruz Vermelha de Timor-Leste) staff and volunteers have been working tirelessly across the country, and we want to acknowledge and celebraRead More


CVTL Supports Ermera Community in Dengue Prevention

March, 2020 Ermera - Its Dengue Season again – a problem that Timor-Leste faces every year.

Cruz Vermelha de Timor-Leste (CVTL) has been supporting communities in Timor-Leste for Dengue Prevention for many years. Today, CVTL staff and volunteers went to the village of Mertuto, Gleno, in Ermera Municipality to do a socialisation as well as a dengue prevention with a rubbish clean uRead More