BACK DOOR Newsletter on East Timor: Monday Dec 18 2000
Website: http://www.pcug.org.au/~wildwood/

This email contains a summary of items added to the website during the week
(ending Monday Dec ).

Contents:
    DEC 2000 NEWS & ARTICLES Updated Dec 17
    NOV 2000 NEWS & ARTICLES Updated Dec 17
    UPCOMING ACT AUSTRALIA EVENTS Updated Dec 12
    CURRENT URGENT ACTIONS Updated Dec 12
    OTHER RELATED LINKS
    ABOUT BACK DOOR
    EMAIL SUBSCRIPTION

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DEC 2000 NEWS & ARTICLES Updated Dec 17

Dec 13 SMH: East Timor - Empty Justice
Dec 12 Público: Timorese structures secondary
Dec 10 KY: Ex-sex slaves break silence at NGO tribunal
Dec 5-6 REDE: Women's Network statement to Brussels donor conf

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NOV 2000 NEWS & ARTICLES Updated Dec 17

Nov 30 TimAid: Health and Nutrition in Coleate Leotelo
Nov 30 ETO: Employment & unemployment one year after int'l intervention

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UPCOMING ACT AUSTRALIA EVENTS Updated Dec 12

OPMT/Timor Aid: Help East Timorese Women - Sewing Materials Urgently Required

ONLY this collection time: 10:00am - 12:00noon on:
 Tuesday 19th December 2000
 Contact:  Info deleted as it longer applies (31/8/01)
 Phone:  Info deleted as it longer applies (31/8/01)
 Where: Collection Point:
 Pearce Community Centre (Old Pearce Primary School)
 [first building on the left hand side of the centre near Women's Health Centre]

  Sewing materials must be packed in cardboard boxes with the lids sealed with packing tape and
  labelled "Sewing Materials for OPMT, Dili, East Timor" in large, clear, print.
  No loose articles
  No plastic bags

For Brisbane Australia Events see the Brisbane East Timor Action Coalition Website:
 http://www.powerup.com.au/~legoullon/calender.htm

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CURRENT URGENT ACTIONS Updated Dec 12

Until Jan 3 2001 Amnesty International Australia:
Aceh Indonesia - Fear for safety/fear of torture or ill-treatment

Until Dec 19 2000 OPMT/Timor Aid:
Help East Timorese Women - Sewing Materials Urgently Required

Dec 12 NTEU: Books for the National University of Timor Loro Sa'e

Dec 9 Age: Gifts to Timor stranded by army
Dec 3 OPMT: Please DO NOT mail Sewing Materials to Australian Forces Post Office!
Nov 30 ACFOA: Please No more teddies for East Timor!
Nov 11 APHEDA: Please DO NOT mail Books for ET Uni to Australian Forces PO!

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OTHER RELATED LINKS
East Timor Observatory
International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims

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ABOUT BACK DOOR

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selection of international news, articles and urgent actions related to East Timor
along with coming events within in the ACT.

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strengthening of indigenous culture, participatory democratic
self-determination for the East Timorese people and people-centred grassroots
power-devolving reconstruction of East Timor.

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