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Asian Development Bank and Timor-Leste: Fact Sheet

Publication | July 2019
Asian Development Bank and Timor-Leste: Fact Sheet

ADB’s country partnership strategy for Timor-Leste focuses on removing infrastructure bottlenecks and institutional constraints as well as investing in human capital.

ADB has been supporting Timor-Leste since 1999 and has committed loans and grants totaling $386.6 million and technical assistance projects worth $45.2 million.

The ADB program in Timor-Leste will continue to emphasize knowledge, systems, innovation, and technical expertise to accompany traditional financial support. The country partnership strategy, 2016–2020 supports the government’s efforts to develop a sustainable non-oil economy by improving service delivery and strengthening the business environment.

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on Timor-Leste as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.