Dili Higher Education Roundtable 2014

Dili Higher Education Roundtable 2014

The inaugural Trilateral Higher Education Roundtable on Sub-Regional Development, Dili 4-6 May 2014, was facilitated by the government of Timor-Leste in collaboration with Charles Darwin University and the government of Indonesia. Prime Minister of Timor Leste, Kay Rala Xanana Gusmao opened the proceedings and Minister of Education Bendito dos Santos Freitas gave the welcome address to visiting Rectors and senior university leaders from universities in Timor Leste, Indonesia and Australia.  

The Roundtable initiated and explored the opportunity for ongoing engagement and the identification of common interests between the sub-regional universities. Central themes of inclusive development and community engagement, sustainable development, human capacity development and people to people connectivity framed the agenda.

Read the inaugural Roundtable report (pdf 388KB).

Participant Universities