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DEChristopher Henry Samson, PhD, was ordained an Apostle on August 19, 2004 in his church. He is a graduate of Cornerstone University; he graduated with honors of Israel’s Cornerstone University and Theological Seminary of USA. He also holds degree in Christian Education and Doctorate in Divinity. He is an advocate of peace and justice; he has also written a number of articles concerning the public’s interest, in local and international newspapers.

He is also accomplishe; He is also an accomplished poet, whose poetry has been read on radio.

Rakambia and Radio Timor Kmanek. His poems include Awake Timor Leste ( Bangunlah Timor Leste), Tower of Babel, Bobonaro, A Gift of the Mirror (Kado Cermin), Palace of Ashes (Istana Abu), Law and Order (Pertoran dan Hukum), Injustice to the Poor, Celebration of Independence (Pesta Kemerdekaan); to name a few.

Through his speaking and writing, he has become known as a tireless advocate of the poor, anti-corruption, transparency and accountability, encouraging and inspiring people to change their lives.  He is the author of three books; The Greatest Need is Love, Looking into Your Future through the Eyes of God and Avoiding the Paradox of Plenty: (Challenges in Sustaining Development in a New Nation)

Christopher Henry Samson was born in Rumah Adat Thama-Op, Bobonaro of an Angolan father and Timorese mother; he left Timor-Leste with his father when he was still a baby. Christopher Henry Samson returned to Timor-Leste in 1995, In search of his family, and then lived for some years in Malaysia and Indonesia. After a lifetime of separation from his parents, friends, and family members, he finally rejoined his family in Bobonaro in 2002.

He spent the first part of his life and career in a highly competitive religious sector in Africa. Christopher Henry, as he is better known amongst his family and friends, has served in many churches around the world and has worked to help people think more deeply about their lives.

He has served as a local staff member at the Office of the DSRSG, UNMISET, in Dili, and in the Ministry of Planning and Finance of Timor-Leste. Christopher Henry Samson thought in many Universities in Timor-Leste, as a visiting Lecturer including in the National University of Timor-Leste. He is also a Preacher and Teacher of the Gospel at Igreja Pantecosta at Fatuhada in Dili Timor Leste, and has been appointed to represent the church in the Pentecostal religious leaders meeting in Timor-Leste.

Christopher Henry Samson is the Founding Father of Lalenok Ba Ema Hotu   (LABEH) and a member of the National Security Policy of the Government of Timor-Leste, he is the initiator of the Timor-Leste Network for transparency and Economic Justice (NeTEJ). He is also the civil society Focal Point to the Democratic Governance Forum of the United Nations integrated Mission in Timor-Lest (UNMIT) he is the Executive Board member of Rede Monitoring Direitus Humanus Timor Leste (RMHD), he was the Board General Secretary of FONGTIL, formally known as NGO Forum Timor-Leste, served as Executive Board Member of Centro Informasaun Independente ba Tasi Timor (CIITT), and was the Director of Administration at University Mau Lear in Dili, Timor Leste.
Christopher Henry Samson, PhD, Fundador Lalenok Ba Ema Hotu (LABEH) nudar initiator ba Timor-Leste Network for Transparency and Economic Justice (NeTEJ) no mos sai nudar pontu fokal sosiedade sivil nian ba Forum Governasaun Democratiku Nasoens Unidas Misaun Integradu iha Timor-Leste (UNMIT).

Christopher nudar Graduado husi Universidade Cornerstone Israel no Seminario Teolojia EUA; Nia mos hasai lisensiatura iha area Christian Education no Doctorate in Divinity. Aktivista ne’ebe mak iha moris lor-loron gosta hakerek no koalia barak konaba assuntu Transparensia, Akuntabilidade no Kombate Korupsaun ne’ebé publika liu husi media lokal, nasional no Internasional sira ne’e, nudar ema ne’ebé kritiku tebes.

Liu husi nia hakerek no koalia konaba assuntu ne’ebé temi iha leten nia fiar katak bele enkoraja no inspira ema hotu atu muda sira nia moris. Christopher nudar Autor husi livrus ho titulu ; The Greatest Need is Love, Looking into Your Future through the Eyes of God and Avoiding the Paradox of Plenty: (Challenges in Sustaining Development in a New Nation)

Christopher Henry Samson moris iha Uma Adat Thama-Op, Bobonaro husi Aman Angolano no Inan Timor oan; hamutuk ho Nia aman husik hela Timor wainhira nia sei bebe. Christopher Henry Samson fila hikas mai Timor iha 1995 , ho objetivu hodi fila fali mai buka nia familia. Nia mos passa nia vida moris no hela kleur iha nasaun Indonesia no Malaysia.



Julio da Silva Guterres is from Timor Leste and  the Executive Director of Lalenok Ba Ema Hotu - LABEH. He is the former Director of Centru Jornalista Investigativu Timor Leste – CJITL. He worked as a radio and investigative reporter for 10 years. He received “a laureate of Timor Leste Investigative Award” in 2005.

During 2010 and 2011, he got chances to join three International Fellowship programs - SALZBURG Fellowship in Austria, SEAPA Journalism Fellowship, Edward Murrow Fellowship in United States of America. And, he was the 2011 States Alumni (International Visitor Leadership Program - IVLP alumni to United States of America).

da Silva was also a former National project assistant to UNDP’s Media project. He finished his International Relations Degree from University of Peace - UNPAZ, Timor Leste.



Coordinator Departementu   Budget Monitoring LABEH


Reporter /Prezenter Radio LABEH

Nazario  de Jesus Miranda, servisu nudar reporter no presenter radio LABEH, Manatuto oan ne’e  gosta sai MC  iha kualker fatin. Antes servisu iha LABEH  Naza  hahu nia servisu iha Radio Rakambia sai koordenador ba programa Radio iha Distritu, asistente  ba parograma elisaun jeral Chefe Suku no Parlamentar iha Distritus, Naza involve an mos iha  programa hiburan iha RTK. Tipu komik ten ne’e hahu servisu iha LABEH  iha tinan 2009.

Reporter Radio No Magazine Labeh

ansaAliança Borges Martins Borromeu, Servisu nudar Reporter iha no mos reporter ba Radio LABEH FM 91.2 Mhz  no mos  Magazine “ Voice of LABEH” iha Departementu Advokasia no Monitoring. Ansa naran bolu, hahu nia kareira nudar Jornalista iha tinan 2003. Antes servisu iha LABEH, Ansa servisu nudar Reporter iha Jornal The Dili weekly no Reporter iha Jornal STL.


Reporter  Radio LABEH

fffFausta da Costa, Moris iha Baucau 20 Setembro 1988. Hahu  eskola primaria  Katolika sentru Quelikai, Eskola Pre- Sekundaria Sta. Terezinha iha Quelikai -  Baucau  no Eskola Sekundaria iha Eskola No.1 Baucau ,  Zizi mak naran ne’ebé babain kolega sira bolu kontinua nia eskola  iha Universidade Nasional Timor Lorosa’e ( UNTL )  foti  Fakuldade Edukasaun, departementu Quimica huhu  tinan 2008 - 2009 sai hanesan jornalista iha Buletin semanal no mensal Akademia UNTL no iha tinan 2010 servisu voluntáriu  iha Radio Rakambia  e agora dadaun servisu  nudar  reporter radio  LABEH.

Coordinator  Departementu  Edukasaun
erfErfina Soares Freitas agora dadauk sai nudar Coordenadora ba Departementu Edukasaun no Hasae Kapasidade. Antes sai nudar Cordenadora Departementu Edukasaun, Erfina servisu nudar Asistente ba Administrasaun LABEH.

Oan husi Sr. Amancio da Silva no Sra Maria da Costa Tilman nee hahu nia estudu iha Escola Primaria no V Nahareca-Ossu Vique-que (1994- 2000), kontinua iha Escola Sekundaria no 4 Fatumeta Dili (2000 – 2003) no acaba eskola Sekundaria iha SMEA Becora Dili (2005-2008).

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