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NewsAwards and PrizesGlobal

“My Better World” TV series wins International Emmy Award

The multimedia series is based around the themes of CAMFED's My Better World life skills and wellbeing curriculum, which is delivered to students by CAMFED-supported…

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Fatima

I’m Fatima, a secondary student from Ghana. Today, I am thriving at school alongside my fellow classmates. However, I have faced many challenges throughout my…

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Mary

I support vulnerable rural residents to build resilience in the face of the global climate change emergency - by sharing knowledge and strategies on how…

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CAMFED Events – 2022

View a list of upcoming events about girls' education, women's leadership, and climate action with CAMFED leaders, or catch up on some past events.

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Our Sisterhood’s superpowers can end gender-based violence

#16DaysOfActivism - Join us across social media (@Camfed) to meet activists in the CAMFED Association of women leaders, who use the powers unlocked in them…

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CAMFED at COP27

Join us as we discuss climate education in the classroom and the community, with equity at its heart. Climate activists Harriet Cheelo and Natasha Lwanda…

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CAMFED Tanzania provides laptops for 287 nursing and midwifery students

At a special event with representatives from the Ministry of Health, CAMFED Tanzania distributed 287 laptops to the country's future health workers.

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Video: Angie Murimirwa in conversation with Soledad O’Brien – Highlights

Watch these highlights from the conversation recorded live at the 2022 Hilton Humanitarian Prize Symposium and Prize Ceremony hosted by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation.

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Reflections on our time with Michelle Obama, launching the “Get Her There” Initiative

CAMFED Association members Barbara Mensah from Ghana, Dorcas Lukwesa from Zambia, Chelsea Chamara from Zimbabwe and Getruda Amos from Tanzania joined former First Lady Michelle…

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Soledad O’Brien in conversation with Angeline Murimirwa

Soledad O’Brien, CEO; Journalist; Producer; and Philanthropist sits down with Angeline Murimirwa, Executive Director – Africa, CAMFED (2021 Prize Laureate) at the 2022 Hilton Humanitarian…

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Naomi

I’m Naomi, a game changer in the CAMFED Association of women leaders educated with CAMFED support in Zambia. I am respected in my community and…

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