Timor-Leste: COVID-19 Food Security Emergency Response
Infographic | 10 March 2021
- ADB is committed to supporting Timor-Leste in the fight to control COVID-19.
- ADB supports innovative farm-to table emergency food distribution reaching over 30,000 vulnerable people and helping more than 1,000 farmers and suppliers in Timor-Leste.
- ADB contributes to ensure food and nutrition security for the most vulnerable households, boosting their immune systems, and preventing further spread of COVID-19.
The COVID-19 Food Security Emergency Response helped prevent childhood stunting and ensure food and nutrition security for Timor-Leste’s most vulnerable households, boost their immune systems, and slow down the spread of COVID-19. It also provided an economic boost to local micro and small-sized enterprises.