Hawa Mariam Keita

Executive Director, CEED Concordia

Hawa Mariam Keita is the executive director of CEED Concordia, a non-profit organization based in Canada and Uganda and focused on youth development.

After working in different fields such as recruitment and business development, Hawa uses her diverse experiences for the causes that matter most to her: Sustainable development and Youth Empowerment.

Corporate Knights recognized Hawa as one of the top 30 under 30 leaders in sustainability in Canada, and she is also a board member at the Junior Chamber of Commerce of Montréal.


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