• Deputy-Provedors Were Sworn In by the National Parliament

    Dili - The Provedoria for Human Rights and Justice of Timor-Leste (PDHJ) is an Independent National Institution with an important role for the promotion and protection of human rights as well as for the promotion of good governance. For this aim, on 14 January 2015, the two Deputy-Provedors, Ms. Jesuina Maria Ferreira Gomes as the Deputy-Provedor for Good-Governance and Mr. Horacio de Almeida as the Deputy-Provedor for Human Rights, were sworn in by the President of the National Parliament, Mr. Vicente Read more [...]
  • The PDHJ presented its Monitoring Report regarding the Parliamentary and Government Resolution

    Timor Leste’s National Human Rights Institution, the Provedoria dos Direitos Humanos e Justiça (PDHJ) has submitted its report on the results of a monitoring activity regarding the Parliamentary Resolution No. 4/2014 and the Government Resolution No. 13/2014. These resolutions permitted the establishment of Joint Operation Commando (PNTL and F-FDTL) to combat the actions of the groups, CPD-RDTL and the Concelho de Revolução Maubere (KRM) between March and June 2014. Press Release Joint Read more [...]
  • Monitoring Result for Missing Children 1975 – 1999

    The Provedoria for Human Rights and Justice in Timor Leste has
    submitted its Report on its cooperation with the KOMNAS-HAM (the
    Indonesian National Committee for Human Rights) on the Timorese
    Children separated from their parents during the 1975-1999 conflicts
    to the National Parliament.

    Press Release Missing Children