Angelo Izama

Head of Faculty, LéO Africa Institute

Angelo Izama is a Ugandan journalist, writer, and analyst. He is team leader at VRS – part of the human security focused think tank Fanaka Kwawote that he co-founded in 2008.

Izama is a recipient of several prestigious awards and fellowships, including the Knight Fellowship at Stanford University, the Reagan-Fascell Democracy fellowship and the Open Society Fellowship.

Angelo is a member of the Board of Directors at Uganda Investment Authority and Head of Faculty at LéO Africa Institute.


16:30 - 18:00

Day 1 26th Nov

Conversation: Africa in the World

Conversation with Africans in the Diaspora on shaping “Imagined Communities” and connecting with Africans contributing to a Resilient World

Conversation Panel:

  • Hawa Keita Executive Director, CEED Concordia
  • Majaliwa Richard Byendimbwa, Member of the Board of Directors CEED Concordia

Hosted by Angelo Izama, Team Leader VRS Kwa Wote & Head of Faculty, LéO Africa Institute

**Hosted in partnership with CEED Concordia