Ainaro, March 5, 2024

The President of the Republic, J. Ramos-Horta, on Tuesday, provided construction materials and school furniture for the Kamalai parallel basic education school, in Urahou village, Maubisse Administrative Post, Ainaro Municipality.

The Kamalai Parallel Basic School, located in a very remote area with difficult conditions, therefore according to Head of State Ramos-Horta, it really needs help. “From the Presidency of the Republic, there is some budget, immediately buy beds, buy enough chairs and tables for students to use, laptops and printers for teachers, including food,” said the President of the Republic.

The Head of State will also continue to support the school meal program for the referred school and will ask some international agencies to also reconstruct the Kamalai school in the future with quality and install solar panels.

Regarding the promotion of local tourism in Maubisse, President Ramos-Horta already has a plan to organize an international festival in Rabilau this year and asks the Government to also develop agriculture and market conditions in Maubisse-villa to accommodate the referred event.

The visit of the Head of State, accompanied by local authorities and police, also heard some concerns from representatives of local authorities and they also thanked for the visit and support that the President of the Republic delivered directly to them.