Darkowa Awinador-Kanyirige is currently the Director of Operations and Administrator at Sakam Savana. She received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Pune. She holds a post-graduate honors degree in International Relations and Politics including an MPhil in International Law from the University of Cape Town.
She has previously worked with two UN organizations i.e. the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect and South-South News. Likewise, she worked as the country representative of Coderina (an NGO promoting STEM in Africa). Her areas of expertise are in industrial psychology, psychophysics, abnormal psychology, international relations, third world politics, international law, international trade law (WTO law), international commercial transactions law, and the law of the sea.