Sara is an interdisciplinary researcher and lecturer in Anthropology with the School of Social Sciences. Before becoming an academic she spent many years working with the East Timorese diaspora in Australia followed by many years working and researching in Timor-Leste. She is an expert in the field of gender and international development with a particular interest in those issues in the post-conflict environment of Timor-Leste.
Sara Niner's Articles
The jury is out on microfinancing
The programs to date have delivered, at best, only modest results in the fight against poverty.