#364: East Timor, Restaurant Supplies: $3.80 each plate; $35.00 each large pot; $35.00 blender; $130.00 electric oven; $330.00 semi industrial stove.  These supplies will improve the working conditions in the new kitchen which is being built soon. The Projecto Montanha Association, a non-governmental organization is located in the mountains on the small island of East Timor, Aileu, in the Kabas Fatin Village. Services are provided to children, youth and women in the interior.  They work against domestic violence and abuse and provide positive conditions for development through education, health and income generation.   The organization runs a small restaurant where women can be trained and work.  The restaurant profits pay for the training.  Over 140 women have been trained.  Most of the youth and children are from the local and neighboring villages, but others walk over an hour daily to be involved with the programs.


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