Women’s Business Association – Timor-Leste (AEMTL)
Associação Empresarial das Mulheres Timor-Leste (AEMTL) is a Timor-Leste Businesswomen Association with the mission to promote and empower entrepreneurs and business-women readiness to compete and succeed in Timor-Leste emergent Private sector.
AEMTL is determined to introduce new trends into Private Sector current dynamic: more ownership to reduce dependency from public projects, more structured and professional businesses, be the real productive sector and an effective alternative to Public Sector in job creation and income generation and explore innovative and creative ways of doing business in Timor-Leste. Given the critical role women play, AEMTL will directly contribute to poverty reduction and will effectively contribute to sustainable economic growth of the nation.
With the support of peers, private and public partners, AEMTL’s new executive team wants to make their business dreams and women a reality: to become economically independent and have the financial freedom to follow their dreams for their families and for the country. If achieved, this will drastically change the landscape of private sector in Timor-Leste. We will make a difference with our unity, determination, focus and professionalism.