Birungi is a 23-year-old Ugandan national and a Musoga by tribe. She attended Divine Primary School in Najjanankumbi and went on to complete her Ordinary Level studies at Ibun Baz Girls’ Secondary School. Birungi holds a Diploma in Nursing from the Kampala International University’s Western Campus School of Nursing. She previously worked with Jupiter Medical Clinic and volunteered at Yumbe Health Centre IV as an enrolled nurse. She is now working as an RMF Enrolled Nurse at the Bidibidi Reception Health Centre III in Zone 1 of Bidibidi Refugee Settlement, Yumbe District.