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Future challenges for Timor-Leste

9th April 2017

On 20th March the people of Timor-Leste elected Francisco Guterres of the FRETILIN party as their new President.

RegNet’s Adérito Soares appeared on ABC News ‘The World’ as the votes were being cast, to reflect on the challenges facing the new President.

You can watch the interview in full on the ABC News website.

Adérito was a member of Timor-Leste’s Constituent Assembly (2001-2002) and was the Inaugural Commissioner of Timor-Leste’s Anti-Corruption Commission (2010-2014). He has published on Timor-Leste internationally and is currently finishing his PhD at ANU.

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