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StoryClimate ChangeZimbabwe

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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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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NewsSecondary EducationMultiple countries

Day of the Girl 2022: #EducationMyPower

We’re the CAMFED Sisterhood – girls and young women uniting our communities across Africa to make sure that every child has the right to go…

Tinotenda

FilmSecondary EducationZimbabwe

Video: Hi, I’m Tinotenda, an aspiring Neurosurgeon from Zimbabwe

I'm Tinotenda, a secondary student and aspiring Neurosurgeon from Zimbabwe. I’m going to make sure this dream of mine helps me to set up an…

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FilmSecondary EducationZimbabwe

Video: Hi, I’m Noreen, an aspiring Business Analyst from Zimbabwe

I'm Noreen, a secondary student from Zimbabwe. Through education, I gained knowledge, I got confidence and all my barriers to opportunity broke down. Education my…

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NewsSecondary EducationMultiple countries

Stepping up to the Girls’ Education Challenge

More than 277,000 girls and young women have seen a tangible difference in their lives as a result of two CAMFED projects implemented under the…

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MECCA Muse: Math teacher and trailblazer Lucia

This month, CAMFED’s partner MECCA—the beauty retailer and global beauty brand curator based in Australia and New Zealand—has selected CAMFED Association member, Math teacher and…

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StoryHigher EducationZimbabwe

Tendai

Life took a promising turn in 2010 when CAMFED started to pay my fees when I was in Form 1 at secondary school in Chiredzi…

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