On the International Women’s Day 2024, Timor-Leste reaffirms its steadfast commitment to investing in the empowerment of women and girls across all sectors. When we invest in women’s education, healthcare, economic opportunities and leadership roles, we accelerate progress for all of society. An empowered woman uplifts her family, her community and our nation. Let us continue breaking down barriers, challenging gender stereotypes and creating equitable world where every woman can reach her full potential without impediment.

Happy International Women’s Day to All the remarkable women in Timor-Leste and around the globe, whose resilience, determination, and contribution shape a better future for all.