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Fiar-an, La’o ba oin: the women of Ataúro Homestay Association are moving forward

Blog originally posted by Jenny House @Blue Ventures

“Fiar-an, La’o ba oin – meaning believe in yourself, keep moving forward – is a popular Timorese motto, and I found myself repeating it often during a recent learning exchange between the women of Ataúro Homestay Association and Agora Food Studio (AFS).This event had been long in the making, and much anticipated. My Blue Ventures colleagues and I dreamt it up months ago, while sipping flat whites made with Timorese coffee in AFS – a social enterprise based in Dili, and a member of the Slow Food movement, that focuses on celebrating Timor-Leste’s produce and food culture...Keep reading

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