Mrs. Mary Hawa Turay | cdpeace

Mrs. Mary Hawa Turay

Biography

Mrs. Mary Hawa Turay

Mary Hawa Turay is Co-founder and Director of International Partnership Programs of the Centre for Development and Peace Education (cdpeace). Her background is in the areas of Community Development, Enterprise Development, Career Development, Retail Management and Customers Service Relations, Fashion Design, and the design and delivery of non-formal adult education programs.

WORK EXPERIENCE:  IN SIERRA LEONE

Mary has served for several years as Coordinator of the Women’s Development Program (WDP), of the Mapaki Descendants Farming Association (MADFA) and facilitated small-scale enterprise development and leadership training with grassroots women’s associations and female high school dropouts in the Paki Masabong Chiefdom, in Northern Sierra Leone.

WORK EXPERIENCE:  IN CANADA

EDUCATION

Mary has been active in many women’s programs in Canada and Sierra Leone.