Dina Peter Cirillo

Field of Study: Civic Engagement

Cohort: 2019

Country: South Sudan

Leadership Institute: The Presidential Precinct

Dina Cirillo is an experienced lawyer with a Bachelor of Law from the University of Juba and is an advocate before the court of law in South Sudan. Dina is a confident, committed, and experienced lawyer who is passionate about giving back to society. In the pursuit for justice, Dina has been extensively engaged in providing pro bono services to women and girls who have suffered from injustice, unfair prosecution, torture and civil law violation in Juba Central Prison to help attain their freedom. Dina is a member of a charity association that supports orphans. She also leads the girl child committee where she focuses her efforts on the girl child education outreach program in schools, facilitates the distribution of sanitary pads, and provides inspirational talks to encourage girls' performance and persistence in school attendance.