2011 data - Sources: UNCTAD, World Bank, WTO, UN Comtrade

Timor-Leste joined the Integrated Framework (IF) in 2007 and undertook a Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS), which was validated on 19 October 2010.

Description of the projects (objectives and interventions)

Under the EIF, Timor-Leste's pre‐DTIS project began implementation in March 2010. The project aims at building capacity in Timor‐Leste for good practice EIF implementation and strengthening country ownership of the process. Timor-Leste's Tier 1 support to National Implementation Arrangements (NIAs) project is under preparation.

Outcome 1: Sufficient Institutional and management capacity built in EIF countries to formulate and implement Trade related strategies & implementation plans
Outcome IndicatorBaseline2013201420152016
O1.1 Tier 1 ' Support to NIAs' project completed or under implementationN/AN/A
O1.2 EIF Country with complete, up-to-date validated DTIS Action MatricesN/AN/A
O1.3 Level of capacity of NIU to perform fiduciary programme management for Tier 1 projectN/AN/A
O1.4 Country with up-to date trade strategiesN/AN/A
O1.5 Country with quality trade strategyN/AN/A
O1.6 Country with quality trade strategy implementedN/AN/A
Outcome 2: EIF countries mainstream trade into their national development strategies and plans
Outcome IndicatorBaseline2013201420152016
O2.1 Trade in PRSP and/or National development strategiesN/AN/A
O2.2 Existence of productive sector strategies integrating the trade dimensionN/AN/A
O2.3 Functioning public/private consultation mechanismN/AN/A
Outcome 3: Coordinated delivery of trade related resources (funding, TA etc.) by donors & implementing agencies to implement country priorities following adoption of DTIS Action Matrix
Outcome IndicatorBaseline2013201420152016
O3.1 Availability of an annual rolling implementation overview integrating all trade-related government & donor-supported activities (including gender & environment)N/AN/A
O3.2 Frequency of government and donor consultations on trade-related mattersN/AN/A
O3.3 UN CEB Cluster activities based on DTIS Matrix priorities in EIF CountriesN/AN/A
O3.4 Country with joint donor initiatives in the trade area (such as need assessment; strategy formulations; programming; pooled funding; M&E; etc.)N/AN/A
Outcome 4: EIF Countries secure resources in support of initiatives that address DTIS Action Matrix priorities
Outcome IndicatorBaseline2013201420152016
O4.1 Country with implementation plan integrating DTIS/Action Matrix priorities and indicating financing needs to be met through ODAN/AN/A
O4.2 Country where a Government budget exists for implementation of its trade strategyN/AN/A
O4.4 Number of projects funded by donors related to the DTIS Action MatrixN/AN/A
O4.4.1 Amount of projects funded by donors related to the DTIS Action Matrix (Million USD)N/AN/A


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Donor Facilitator

Mr. Habib RAB
Task Team Leader
The World Bank
Based in Jakarta Stock Exchange Building, Tower 2, 13th Floor Jl. Jenderal Sudirman, Kav. 52-53, Jakarta 12190
, Timor-Leste
Tel: +670 723 1956

UNDP Contact

Mr. Akbar USMANI
Dili, Timor-Leste
Tel: 670-723-1049
Timor-Leste Executive Summary 2010
Timor-Leste Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS) 2010 Volume 1: Expanding Timor-Leste’s Near-Term Non-Oil Exports
Timor-Leste Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS) 2010, Volume 2: Expanding Timor-Leste’s Near-Term Non-Oil Exports
Timor-Leste Executive Summary 2010 (in Tetum)
Timor-Leste Annual Progress Report 2013