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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…

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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…


NewsAgriculture GuidesGhana

CAMFED launches climate-smart Agriculture Guide Program in partnership with Ministry in Ghana

At an event held on May 2nd, 2024, in Accra and attended by high-profile partners, stakeholders, and journalists, CAMFED announced the launch of its climate-smart…


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…

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