Reflections on Law No. 3/2009: Community Leadership and their Election (Phase I)


This report presents the results from research conducted by a joint team of researchers from the Ministry for State Administration (MAE) and The Asia Foundation (the Foundation). The purpose of this research was to consider the application of Law No. 3/2009 on Community Leadership and their Election (hereafter referred to as the Community Leadership Law), with a particular reflection on the roles, responsibilities and status of suku councils since the passage of the law.

Posted February 11, 2014
Related locations: Timor-Leste
Related programs: Elections, Law and Justice