Aplimentec registered in FONGTIL In 2002 as a National NGO and approved by the Ministry ofJustice RDTL in September 2012.
Aplimentec’s main services are capacity building, community water supply services and Natural resources management (NRM). All projects are carried out with the core principals of community participation, innovation, appropriate technology, quality, healthy environment and sustainable. (Download our Profile).
Aplimentec’s vision is for a Timor Leste where communities in rural is well developed. Communities are progressively advanced and have proper access on water, sanitation, health, agriculture and environment. Communities’ incomes are increasingly with local resources development.
1. Increase numbers of rural communities with access to clean and sustainable water supplies;
2. Increase numbers of rural households with access to proper sanitation;
3. Promote, develop and enhance community natural resources management such water sources protection, land conservation and reforest programs;
4. Local capacity building;
5. Increase local income throughout exploring and developing local potential and resources such as horticulture and agriculture
Aplimentec provides engineering skills for water construction. Most of the programs are implemented in rural areas. The water services are not only focus on the physical construction, but also to empower the community to have self awareness on local sources ownership management. Water projects is oriented to a community participation that comprise a decision making, construction process, maintenances and empower a local organization to sustain the systems. Aplimentec Foundation.
encourages community participation and shared work’s roles and responsibilities.
Aplimentec’s facilitators work with the communities to develop a Community Action Plan (CAP), support an establishment of water management group (GMF), and provide capacity building. Conduct a regular mentoring and sustainability process. Enhance and promoting gender equality in water management systems.
Establish regular meeting and coordination with local authority and community to ensure sustainability plan. Connecting a close cooperation between community and local government is to guarantee a government continuation support for the community projects
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Certicate of NGO Forum (FONGTIL)
Certificate Ministry of Justice RDTL