Alola Events

2019 Autumn Newsletter

Posted on 29/03/2019

2019 Autumn Newsletter


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Save the date!

Posted on 5/03/2019

Afternoon Tea, Sunday 7th April 2-4pm at the North Fitzroy Library, Melbourne. Details soon.


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Alola News

Alola’s 2019 Spring Newsletter

Posted on 17/09/2019

Read our 2019 Spring Newsletter


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Alola’s mid-year fair

Posted on 8/09/2019

Strengthening women’s participation in small business, increasing family income and preserving Timor-Leste’s cultural heritage. An inside story from Alola’s mid-year fair and exhibition, July 2019, based on an article by Alolamedia / FransiskusXS published on facebook10 July 2019. The Alola Foundation is committed to facilitating opportunities for women and handcraft producer groups to participate in […]


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Jorge de Araujo
Thank you Jorge for your wonderful photos that we are using on our web site

The Shannon Company
The Shannon Company, a company dedicated to behaviour change communications supports the work of Alola with their graphic design expertise


Fundasaun Alola
Alola is a not for profit non-governmental organisation operating in Timor-Leste to improve the lives of women and children.

Intrepid Travel
Intrepid Travel operates a 15 day adventure trip to Timor-Leste, including a visit to The Alola Foundation and a presentation on their work. This trip heads to 9 out of 13 districts, including to the highest mountain Ramelau to the south coast and Suai, to Atauro Island and to the eastern regions of Baucau, Los Palos and Tutuala. All along the way there is opportunity to meet Timorese and learn about their lives and hopes for the future.