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Dotto’s Story

Meet Dotto, a CAMFED Association member and Learner Guide from Tanzania. The Learner Guide Program sees young women who have experienced first-hand the barriers to education for girls in marginalized ...

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FilmAgriculture GuidesMultiple countries

Event – Women in Africa Leading Climate Action

In the world’s poorest communities, the education of girls is causally related to food supply for children and families, and a reduction in future carbon emissions. Through CAMFED's Agriculture Guide ...

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CAMFED 101

Watch a special virtual event with our Executive Director, Angeline Murimirwa, to learn why CAMFED was named the top organization in 2020 by New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof.

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FilmCAMFED Association (CAMA)Global

CAMFED Association: Keeping girls in school

Members of the CAMFED Association of women leaders educated with CAMFED support are at the forefront of CAMFED's programs. They use their lived experience of poverty and exclusion to make sure this ge...

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Meet Sophia – Learner Guide from Tanzania

Sophia is a leader in her community and a role model to other girls. After finishing school with CAMFED support Sophia joined the CAMFED Association of women leaders educated with CAMFED support and c...

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The CAMFED Learner Guide Program

The Learner Guide Program sees young women who have experienced first-hand the barriers to education for girls in marginalized communities - and have received support to go to school - return to their...

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COVID-19 and girls’ education- Responding to the challenges in Zimbabwe

This conversation, moderated by CAMFED's Fiona Mavhinga, features Faith Nkala, National Director of CAMFED Zimbabwe, and Sinikiwe Makove, CAMFED Zimbabwe’s Head of Programs, discussing how the COVID-1...

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CAMFED Tanzania – Coping with COVID – Fiona Mavhinga in conversation with Lydia Wilbard

This conversation, moderated by CAMFED's Fiona Mavhinga, features Lydia Wilbard, National Director of CAMFED Tanzania, and Nasikiwa Mwalisu, CAMFED Tanzania's Program Manager, discussing how the COVID...

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CAMFED Association COVID Action Montage

In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, CAMFED Association members go above and beyond to support vulnerable children to stay safe and keep learning.

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FilmCAMFED Association (CAMA)Global

CAMFED – UN Global Climate Action Award | Narrated by Stella McCartney

As a result of CAMFED's Agriculture Guide initiative, a movement of young women are now leading effective action on climate change through sustainable agriculture in rural Africa.

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Day of the Girl 2018: Belawu & Issah

Across sub-Saharan Africa, CAMFED alumnae in the CAMA network support more girls to go to school, succeed and lead. Belawu, who lives in rural Ghana, was forced by poverty to drop out of school. CAMA ...

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