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Lia Kent

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Book

21 Mar 2018
26

The authors in this interdisciplinary collection draw on their in‑depth knowledge of peacebuilding and development contexts in different parts of Asia, the Pacific and Africa to examine the messy and dynamic realities of hybridity ‘on the ground’.

Report

1 Aug 2016
36

Assesses the impact of Chega! , the commission that documented human rights violations committed throughout Indonesia's 24-year-long occupation of Timor-Leste.

It is now 10 years since the publication of Chega! (the final report of the Commission for Reception, Truth and Reconciliation, known by its...

Book

17 Sep 2015
63

Overview

Timor-Leste has made impressive progress since its historic achievement of independence in 2002. From the instability that blighted its early years, the fledgling democratic country has achieved strong economic growth and a gradual reinstatement of essential social services. A decade on in...

Discussion paper

30 Jan 2015
123

This paper investigates state-sponsored memorialisation and commemoration in Timor-Leste and what effect that it has on nation building efforts.

Introduction

Among policy-makers working in the field of peace-building, there is growing interest in how initiatives to memorialise or commemorate the violent past...

Discussion paper

19 Dec 2014
103

This paper presents four case studies that highlight how Indonesia and Timor-Leste remain intricately entwined at the social, political, cultural and personal levels.

Abstract

Since 1999, when a United Nations (UN) transitional administration was established in the wake of the East Timorese...

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