Job titlePhD Researcher
Saba Al Kuntar’s research is entitled: 'Ways to Survive, Hurdles to Cross: Refugee Entrepreneurship and Networking in Precarity'.
Saba focuses on refugee entrepreneurship through the case study of Syrian entrepreneurs in Lebanon. The research explores the experience of refugee entrepreneurs in setting up businesses amid uncertain conditions. The project includes topics such as refugee urban economy, social networks, self-reliance approach. Saba is part of a research programme called: Vital Cities and Citizens, which is an Erasmus Initiative. Her supervisors are Dorothea Hilhorst and Peter Knorringa.