WHO Support Faculty of Health and Science of National University of Timor Leste
29 July 2011, WHO Representative to Timor-Leste, Dr. Jorge Mario Luna handed over 10 Computers and Screens, 2 Lap Tops and 2 Printers to the Rector of the University of ‘Universidade Nacional Timor Lorosae (UNTL)’ Mr Aurelio Guterres and the Dean of the Faculty of Health and Science (H&S) Dr João Martins. In this occasion, Dr. Yuwono and Dr Domingas Ângela also attended the event as part of the activity under their responsibility.
These equipments aim to support the process of teaching and learning activities at the faculty of Health and Science UNTL. Both Mr. Guterres and Dr. João in their speech expressed their deeply gratitude to the support from WHO and hoping that WHO could continue to support UNTL, especially Faculty of H&S in the future.
Dr. Luna in his speech said that he glad to be in the UNTL at the first time and hoping to visit other institution in the future. He stressed that this kind of activity was a good way to demonstrate WHO’s support to UNTL and Faculty of H&S as it is in line with the Timor Leste Strategic Development Plan 2011-2030 which states that with the possibility of virtual classrooms, students and teachers will have access to research materials such as documentaries, new educational software and digital books, which will have the potential to make great educational improvements.