Sara Ansari


Research Associate

Sara supports 3ie’s conflict and peacebuilding research in fragile settings, including projects affiliated with the UN Secretary-General’s Peacebuilding Fund (PBF). She supports the design of engagement plans, data collection, analysis, and capacity building.  

Prior to joining 3ie, Sara was a Research Associate with Frontline Impact, an international development consultancy, where she worked on monitoring and evaluation (M&E) for education and health sectors in Myanmar and Papua New Guinea. She has additional experience in qualitative research, working as a Research Intern with the Centre for Development Research and Action (CDRA) in India.

Sara holds a Bachelor’s in Economics from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai and a Master’s in Development Economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.