Guteriano Neves is an independent policy analyst Based in Dili, Timor-Leste. He earned a Master of Public Policy from the Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University.
The Gusmão-led government has a raft of development challenges and cannot afford to rely solely on oil and gas.
A coronavirus outbreak would not only overwhelm the health system, but would deepen the country’s poverty as well.
Two decades after gaining independence, Timor-Leste needs a long-term strategy for sustainable economic development.