News & views

Read our latest news, watch films about our work, meet the students we support and hear from our leaders in the CAMFED Association. Use the filters to find more articles about subjects that interest you.


NewsAbout CAMFEDGlobal

CAMFED Annual Review 2023

Read CAMFED’s 2023 Annual Review to find out how together we are transforming the lives of millions of young people in Africa through education and…


NewsCAMFED Association (CAMA)Global

CAMFED “Sisterhood Week” returns with powerful film

This July, bring together your friends to experience a story of determination and sisterhood transforming our world.


NewsAwards and PrizesUnited Kingdom

National Fundraising Awards (2024): Best Supporter Experience of the Year

CAMFED International has been awarded the 2024 National Fundraising Award for Best Supporter Experience.



Clean water project for primary school children launches in Zambia

CAMFED and King Philanthropies, together with SOURCE Global, join forces to address the urgent need for safe drinking water at a rural primary school in…



10 Years of the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at CAMFED Ghana

A new study reveals significant medium and long-term positive outcomes not only for the Mastercard Foundation Scholars, but also for their families, communities, and educational…


StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Tanzania

From school student to confident business woman: How I turned my love for baking into a thriving business

I’m passionate about supporting other young women to succeed and have trained 15 of my fellow CAMFED Association sisters in baking.

Low-res_Eliza-Teleka-197414-CAMA-Mchinji-MW-Sept-2019-Anke-Adams_DSC02714 (1)

BlogCAMFED Association (CAMA)Malawi

Q&A with Elizabeth, Peanut Entrepreneur

Since I started my business, I’ve become confident to make decisions — particularly financial ones — on my own, which is unusual in my rural…

Funny-Lulamba-TM-Eliza-1193230-Sec-Mpika-ZAM-10-Oct-2023_Catherine-Wood_IMG_0906 (1)

NewsSecondary EducationMultiple countries

Day of the African Child 2024

This Day of the African Child (June 16) hear from the girls we serve and from the school community members who will stop at nothing…

Elizabeth-_Eliza_-1193230-Sec-Mpika-ZAM-10-Oct-2023_Catherine-Wood_IMG_0749 (1)

StorySecondary EducationZambia

Elizabeth: Dreaming of a future without limits

Material and emotional support from CAMFED raised my aspirations and academic achievements. Now, I’m thriving in school and hope to study Medicine in future.


StoryCommunity ChampionsZambia

My joy as a Zambian Teacher is seeing girls thrive in education

As a Teacher Mentor in rural Zambia for more than 12 years, I’m so happy when I see girls coming to school and being educated.…

CAMFED UDS REAL Transformative Education Symposium 2024-20240529_125542

NewsEventsMultiple countries

Research Symposium: Community action is the bedrock for systems transformation

At a symposium hosted by the Research for Equitable Access and Learning (REAL) Centre at the University of Cambridge, the University of Dar es Salaam…


NewsAbout CAMFEDGlobal

Lucy Lake to transition from CAMFED

"It has been an honor to serve CAMFED over the last 30 years, and to be part of such an incredible team who are steadfast…

Thank you to our generous recent donors

Together we are breaking the cycle of poverty


Cynthia Brahaney $31.9

Cynthia Marcy $13

Jaya Mangra $16.1

Sophie Underwood $79.2

Julie Grau $13

Brenda Wilton $13

Robert Genovese $63.4

Sharon Arrindell $5.6

Sue Durham £52.2

Jim Ahern £12.7

Jessica Atkins $26.6

Patricia A Alshabazz $5

Andrew Thomas $20

Melissa Hammer $58.2