All across Africa CAMFED’s CAMA alumnae celebrated International Day of the Girl by championing education as the key to tackling poverty, inequality and achieving a brighter future for all.

They wrote blogs, shared their expertise with global advocates, visited schools, met with communities and took to the airwaves to talk about the barriers that prevent too many girls from accessing, staying in and succeeding at school. And their actions spoke even louder as CAMA members provided girls with essential school items, marched against child marriage and organized debates on the importance of education. Here are some of the highlights…

Thank you to our generous recent donors

Together we are breaking the cycle of poverty


Betty Schwab $25

Jonathan Brody $40

Bonne Mogulescu $150

William Wiedmann $150

Adrianna Timmons $360

Lizbeth Garcia $10

Niall Doherty $370

Nicola Riley €300

John Benson £20

Gareth Waldram £342

Greta Bonnaud £630

Benj Schneider £1600

Martha King $1000

Lara Kenny £5

David Wells $15