Divina Sabino

Disaster Risk Management Practitioner | Rotary Peace Fellow 

Education Brief

Professional Experience

Memberships | Associations | Certifications

Duke University

Beijing Normal University (北京师范大学)

Northeast Normal University (东北师范大学) 


Government of Seychelles- Chinese Scholarship Council Scholarship

UNESCO- Great Wall Fellowship

Rotary Peace Fellowship


Project Officer

Department of Disaster Risk Management

Government of Seychelles

September 2010- May 2017

Human Resource Supervisor

Seychelles Marketing Board (Now Seychelles Trading Company)

September 2003- August 2005

What am I up to?


Master of International Development Policy

Sanford School of Public Policy

Duke University

August 2015- May 2017

Bachelor of Science, Geography

Department of Urban and Environmental Sciences

Northeast Normal University

August 2006- June 2010


Graduate Certificate in International Peace and Conflict Resolution

Center for Global Initiatives

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

August 2015- May 2017

Postgraduate Certificate in Environmental Sciences

Department of Environmental Sciences

Beijing Normal University

August 2011- June 2012

PADI Open Water Diver

(August 2014)


PADI Advanced Open Water Diver 

(February 2018)


PADI Emergency First Responder

(June 2018)


PADI Rescue Diver

(July 2018)


Principal Disaster Risk Management Officer

Department of Disaster Risk Management

Government of Seychelles

June 2017- Present