Reflection on the Special Gender Stream: 2017 Timor-Leste Studies Association Conference

Sara Niner




gender equality, Timor-Leste, women's political participation, gender-based violence, maternal health

Full Text:



Alkatiri, N. (2017). Gender inequality in Timor-Leste: The need for investment towards change of mindset, SOCDEM Asia Quarterly. Retrieved from

Asia Foundation (The). (2016). Understanding violence against women and children in Timor-Leste: Findings from the Nabilan baseline study – summary report. Dili: The Asia Foundation.

LUSA. (2017, June 29). Sociedade patriarcal timorense continua a permitir violência de género - Ativistas (Antonio Sampaio). Dili: News Agency of Portugal.

Niner, S., Wigglesworth, A., dos Santos, A. B., Tilman, M, & Arunachalam, D. (2013). Perceptions of gender and masculinities of youth in Timor-Leste baseline study final report, Dili: PyD.

National Statistics Directorate (NDS). (2010). Timor-Leste Demographic and Health Survey 2009-10. Dili: NSD, Ministry of Finance Timor-Leste, and ICF Macro.

Niner, S. (Ed.). (2017). Women and the politics of gender in post-conflict Timor-Leste, Women in Asia Series. London: Routledge.



  • There are currently no refbacks.

License URL: