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FactsFriends of Same is a community based not-for-profit group in the City of Boroondara who support Same, a sub-district in East Timor (Timor Leste).

                                                                     Friends of Same is a community based not-for-profit group in the
                                          City of Boroondara who support Same, a sub-district in
                                                           East Timor (Timor Leste).

Same

Same (pronounced Sah-mey) township is the main administrative centre for the District of Manufahi.  
There are approximately 25,000 people who live in the sub-district of Same which includes the main township of Same and several small villages these are located in mountainous countryside and on the coastal plains bordering the Timor Sea.  





           Same is situated in the central south west of Timor Leste, 
               is located at the foot of sacred Kablaki Mountain 
              and is around four hours drive from the capital, Dili, 
       the majority of people speak Tetum, the Timorese language.