Born in Côte d'Ivoire, raised in Morocco; French and living in Montreal, Djamilla identifies herself as a fruit of the diaspora.
Djamilla is a project manager in women's economic empowerment, a model, and a graduate of a Bachelor's degree in International Relations and International Law.
In 2015, Djamilla decided to rethink the world by changing it on her own scale.
Together with four other women, she founded SAYASPORA. A media platform for young African women around the world. Through this media, Djamilla aspires to create a space where the voices of these young women will be amplified, respected and their ideas put forward, while allowing them to find community.
Her diasporic identity is at the heart of all the initiatives in which she takes part. From project management to the artistic direction of inclusive projects, Djamilla uses different mediums to share her expertise