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ACRONYMS

ADB Asian Development Bank
AMP Aliança para Maioria Parlamentar – Parliamentary Majority Alliance
APODETI Associação Popular Democràtica Timorense – Timorese Popular Democratic Association
ASDT Associação Social Democràtica Timorense – Timorese Social Democratic Association
BCTL Banco Central de Timor-Leste – Central Bank of Timor-Leste
CAVR Comissão de Acolhimento, Verdade e Reconciliação – Commission for Reception, Truth and Reconciliation in East Timor
CBO Community Based Organisation
CEP Community Empowerment Program (of the World Bank)
CSO Civil Society Organisations
CPD-RDTL Council for the Defence of RDTL
CNRT (1)/(CNRM) Conselho Nacional de Resistencia Timorense (Maubere) – National Council of Timorese(Maubere) Resistance
CNRT (2) Congresso Nacional para a Reconstrução de Timor – National Congress for the Reconstruction of Timor- Leste
CPLP Communidade dos Paises de Lingua Portuguesa – Community of countries of the Portuguese language
DIT Dili Institute of Technology
DV Domestic Violence
EFA Education for All
ETSSC East Timor Student Solidarity Council
FALINTIL Forças Armadas de Liberação Nacional de Timor-Leste – Armed forces for the Liberation of East Timor
FAO Food and Agricultural Organisation
F-FDTL FALINTIL Forças da Defensa de Timor-Leste – Defence Forces of Timor-Leste
FITUN Frente Iha Timor Unidos Nafatin – Always United Front of Timor
FRETILIN Frente Revolucionària de Timor-Leste Independent – Revolutionary Front for an independent East Timor
FKSH Feto iha Kbi’it Servico Hamutuk – Young Women Working Together (formerly Feto Ki’ik Servico Hamutuk)
FOKUPERS Forum Kommunikasi Untuk Perempuan Timor Lorosa’e – East Timor Women’s Communication Forum
FONGTIL NGO Forum
GDP Gross domestic product
GFFTL Grupo Feto Foinsa’e Timor Lorosa’e – Young Women’s Group of Timor-Leste
HASATIL Hadomi Sustentabilidade Agricutura Timor Lorosa’e – Love Sustainable Agriculture Timor-Leste
HDI Human development index
IDPs Internally displaced people
IOM International Organisation of Migration
IFIs International Financial Institutions
IMF International Monetary Fund
IMPETTU East Timor Students Association
INTERFET International Force for East Timor (1999-2000)
KORK Klibur Oan Rai Klaren martial arts group
KSI Kadalak Sulimutuk Institute – Student Research
INGO International non-government organisation
LADV Law Against Domestic Violence (passed 2010)
LDP Local Development Program (of Ministry of State Administration)
MECYS Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (to
MoA Ministry of Agriculture
MoH Ministry of Health
MSATM Ministry of State Administration and Territorial Management
MDGs Millennium development goals
NDP National development plan
NGO Non-government organisation
OBJLATIL Organização Popular da Juventude Loriku Aswa’in de Timor-Leste – The Popular Organisation of Timorese Youth Lorikeet Warriors
ODA Official Development Assistance
OECD Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
OJECTIL Organisação da Juventude e Estudentes Católica de Timor-Leste – Organisation of East Timorese
OJETIL Organisação da Juventude e Estudentes de Timor-Leste – Organisation of East Timorese Youth and Students.
OJT Organisação de Juventude Timorense – Organisation of Timorese Youth
OMT Organisação da Mulher Timorense – Organisation of Timorese Women
OPMT Organisação Popular da Mulher Timorense – Popular Organisation of Timorese Women
PD Partido Democrático – Democratic Party
PSHT Persaudaraan Setia Hati Terate – (Lotus Faithful
PERMATIL Permaculture Timor Lorosa’e
POSKO Coalition of Timorese NGOs for emergency response in 1999
PNTL Polìcia Nacional de Timor-Leste – National Police Force
RENETIL Resistência Nacional dos Estudentes de Timor-Leste – National Resistance of Students of East Timor
RDTL República Democrática de Timor-Leste – Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste
SSYS Secretary of State for Youth and Sport
TFET Trust Fund for East Timor
TNI Tentara Nasional Indonesia – Indonesian Army
UDT União Democrática Timorense – Timorese Democratic Union
UN United Nations
UNAMET United Nations Mission for East Timor
UNDP United Nations Development Program
UNICEF United Nations Children’s Fund
UNTAET UN Transitional Administration for East Timor
UNTIM University of Timor Timur in Dili (until 1999)
UNTL Universidade Nacional de Timor-Leste – National University of Timor-Leste
WHO World Health Organisation

Activism and Aid

   by Ann Wigglesworth