Women weaving in Makili On our way to visit the community groups of Makili It's great to have inspiring visitors Sewing classes with Atauro women

Empreza Diak

Org #40620 Vetted since 2017
2011
year founded
$7,322
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Empreza Diak (which means Good Business) is an award winning Timorese organisation that works to end poverty in Timor-Leste. Our mission is to economically empower the women and men living in poverty in Timor-Leste by creating new livelihood opportunities, providing innovative training and starting small businesses to build better futures. Timor-Leste is a Small Island Developing State, where 70% of the population lives in rural areas, outside the market economy. 40% of the population survives on less than US$1 per day. 90% of consumed goods are imported. There is a vicious cycle of poverty and inequality preventing rural impoverished communities to benefit from the country's developmen...

Project Leaders
ariana almeida
ariana almeida
Maria Amado
Maria Amado
Team
Ariana Almeida, Maria Amado
Organization Information
Rua de Lautem, 1, Farol
Dili, 0000
East Timor
+67077235012

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5259359309
Organization Information
Rua de Lautem, 1, Farol
Dili, 0000
East Timor
+67077235012

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5259359309

Projects (1)

Project Reports

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Jun 18, 2018
One step away, time to celebrate these amazing Artisans!
Almost a year has passed since we launched the campaign and we are only one (baby) step away to achieve the full objective! With your help we are supporting remote communities of Atauro island,...
Mar 21, 2018
And we are almost there!
  After 9 months the objective is almost fully achieved! It has been amazing to share with such remote communities the appreciation that people from all over the world have been showing, the...
Dec 21, 2017
It's rain season... but nothing can stop us!
Since we started this crowdfunding campaign over 90 people from across the world have joined efforts to support rural artisans in the remote island of Atauro in Timor-Leste to build a new livelihood....
 
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