Timor-Leste’s language policy : the boulder on the shoe
Victor R. Savage
Date of Issue2012
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Timor-Leste has chosen Portuguese as its official language of government, though Tetum remains the other official language. This language policy, a return to its colonial heritage, has future implications for the state’s development and geopolitical relations in the region.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 064-12