Current Operations
Logistics Augmentation and Capacity Building for the Government of Timor-Leste

This Operation has been modified and extended in time until 31 December 2010 as per Budget revision 902 (see below).

This Special Operation (SO) is in support of PRRO 10388.1 "Assistance to vulnerable populations", and to the emergency assistance activities of the Ministry of Social Solidarity of the Government of Timor-Leste. It aims at providing logistics augmentation and capacity building for the Government of Timor-Leste through the establishment of a Logistics Cell within the Ministry of Social Solidarity.

Furthermore, through this project WFP will support the Government to conduct a country-wide assessment and rehabilitation of existing logistics infrastructure that are key to any emergency response requirements.

This SO will continue and expand on the work already done under the current donor-funded warehouse rehabilitation project which will formally end in December 2008, and which consists of the assessment and rehabilitation of warehouse infrastructure in Dili, Same and Los Palos.

This Special Operation will have a 12 months duration and a total cost of  US$ 892,145 inclusive of 7% of ISC.

Operation documents
Resourcing updates
WFP Offices
Country at a glance 2014
Planned Beneficiaries12,508
Beneficiary needs (mt)269
Beneficiary needs ($US)1,783,507
Donors - 2014 ($US)
Donors - Directed contributions
Multilateral contributionsUS$ 321,000
Threats to food security
  • Extreme climatic instability
  • Subsistence farming
  • Limited off-farm employment
  • Land/mudslides
  • Deforestation