Sorang Saragih holds a dual MA degree in Global Politics from Ateneo de Manila University and in Gender and Peacebuilding from the UN-mandated University for Peace (UPEACE) through the Asian Peacebuilders Scholarship. She also earned a bachelor's degree in International Relations from the University of Indonesia in 2012. Within the year, she also had an opportunity to study Political Science at the National University of Singapore through the Temasek Foundation International Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking (TF LEaRN) Programme. Upon her graduation, she worked at Asia Justice and Rights (AJAR) as Project Officer for a project on women survivors of conflict in Indonesia, Myanmar, and Timor-Leste. She returns to AJAR after her postgraduate study and has been managing a project on indigenous women in Papua and West Papua now.