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

Alita Verdial CEO Fundasaun Alola Speech

Posted on 17/10/2011

A dinner to celebrate Alola’s 10th birthday was held in Melbourne on Thursday 6th October. For those of us fortunate enough to attend, we heard strong and inspiring words from Alita Verdial, CEO of Fundasaun Alola who had travelled from Dili for the celebration. Read Alita’s Speech here.


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Press Release: Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development

Posted on 3/10/2011

Alola Foundation has been a member of the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development since 2009 and have been actively involved in working together in the ASEAN Women’s Caucus since 2010. To read more about the 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on Women in Politics and Governance, have a look at the press release […]


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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.