TOKIR (Bamboo Cooking) - Victor de Sousa Pereira 'Tokir' is a Timorese traditional way of cooking using bamboo as a cooking container. The main ingredient is always rice because we Timorese eat rice with every meal. First you have to wrap the inside of a bamboo stick with palm leaf, then the rice can be mixed with chicken, vegetables, or any ingredients according to the particular animist ceremony from a family or language group. Then you pour the water in side to boil the in
UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova and UN Special Envoy for Global Education Gordon Brown joined Mr Ban in the capital city of Dili on 15 August to express their full support to advancing the educational development of the country, which recently celebrated the tenth anniversary of its independence.