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NewsClimate ChangeMultiple countries

Earth Day 2024: Young women growing green skills across rural Africa

CAMFED - led by young educated women - is ensuring the most marginalized girls and communities across Africa can build resilience to our changing climate.


FilmSecondary EducationGhana

Video: Innovating Education – CAMFED’s Mobile Learning Labs

Mobile Learning Lab sessions started being delivered by CAMFED in partnership with the 60 million girls Foundation, using tablets that connect to an offline server,…

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FilmCAMFED Association (CAMA)Ghana

Video: I’m Ramatu. Count me in to support quality education!

Because I'm educated, I am now included in decision-making about women's health. If you want to access quality education and make the world a better…

Jennifer De-Graft Ninson

StoryCAMFED TeamGhana


As an education activist, I advocate for the rights of marginalized young people, especially persons with disabilities and girls.


StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Ghana


I’m Ayisha and I am on a mission to bring women from low-income communities in rural Ghana together in shea butter cooperatives to provide stable…

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NewsTeachersMultiple countries

World Teachers’ Day 2023

Despite the challenges—including no electricity or internet coverage—I am so happy to be living out my purpose in the job I do. Students who previously…

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I am Portia, a trained teacher by profession, from the Upper West Region of Ghana. My education has equipped me with the skills to pursue…


NewsGender EqualityMultiple countries

Women Deliver 2023 – Girls’ education as the foundation for gender equality

CAMFED's Angie Murimirwa and Lydia Wilbard attended the Women Deliver 2023 conference to share their expertise at a number of sessions, including in the Education…

Khadija Iddrisu

StoryHigher EducationGhana


From saving up my lunch money to access the internet café, to becoming an award-winning Machine Intelligence expert — I am living out my dreams…


NewsLearner GuidesGhana

Day of the African Child 2023

This Day of the African Child (June 16), hear how we are changing the odds for the most marginalized girls in sub-Saharan Africa. Sussana's education…


StorySecondary EducationGhana


I'm Sussana from Yendi in Ghana. I hope my story will encourage other young women with disabilities to believe in themselves and know that they can…

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StorySecondary EducationGhana


I’m Faiza, a recent secondary school graduate from Tamale Metro in Ghana. I have big ambitions of becoming a journalist in the future. With CAMFED…

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