Mr Nuno Rodriguez Tchailoro


Nuno Rodriguez Tchailoro was a student activist in Jakarta during the Indonesian occupation of East Timor.

With his friends from the student movement known as RENETIL established a small magazine called Talitakum to keep people aware of the conditions inside Timor and was constantly under surveillance by the Indonesian authorities. After independence formed an organization called Sahe Institute for Liberation and since 2010 he has been researching and documenting the role of Timorese women in the resistance. His research goes on to show how women continue to feature in the realization of human rights in Timor Leste. Based in the Commission for Research on Timorese Women’s Resistance Movement.  He hopes that the report will be published in 2014.