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BlogChild MarriageGlobal

Five reasons why child marriage affects us all

Fiona Mavhinga, Executive Advisor for the CAMFED Association, tells how child marriage is standing in the way of progress towards many 2030 Global Goals. For…

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BlogResearchMultiple countries

Our journey to transforming education systems through youth-led innovation

CAMFED's close collaboration with government Ministries and research partners is looking at how we scale youth-led programs that drive up learning outcomes and post-school opportunities…

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BlogCAMFED TeamMultiple countries

Passing the baton to Angeline Murimirwa

2023 is a milestone year for CAMFED: we celebrate our 30th anniversary, and we will see the membership of the CAMFED Association surpass a quarter…

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BlogLearner GuidesMultiple countries

Working at the confluence of research and implementation to support girls’ education: Reflections on the REAL Centre – CAMFED partnership

This blog highlights key lessons from our partnership working at the confluence of research and implementation with the aim of supporting girls’ education.

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BlogPartnershipMultiple countries

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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BlogLearner GuidesTanzania

Confidence, courage, compassion, collaboration: How girls’ education is boosting a sisterhood of game changers

CAMFED Tanzania's Anna Sawaki and Stumai Kaguna look back over a decade that has changed the lives of more than 277,000 young women in Tanzania,…

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BlogClimate ChangeMultiple countries

How can young women build climate-smart rural livelihoods?

In this joint blog with Cambridge University and CAMFED, we discuss how young women can build climate-smart rural livelihoods in sub-Saharan Africa.

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BlogResearchGlobal

A ‘revolution in data’ is needed to create an equitable future through education

A blog written by Professor Pauline Rose, Director of the Research for Equitable Access and Learning (REAL) Centre at the University of Cambridge, which just…

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BlogLearner GuidesZambia

We can’t afford to lose our future leaders – it’s in our power to keep girls learning and safe from abuse

As a role model especially to girls, I help them discover their potential and their powers — for example the courage to become someone like…

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BlogCAMFED Association (CAMA)Multiple countries

The Power of Unity – Celebrating a Sisterhood of Leaders

Alice Saisha tells of how she and her fellow CAMFED Association members were determined to stay connected and support their communities even during the COVID-19…

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BlogLearner GuidesTanzania

We are building a nation

Diris Martin talks about how CAMFED’s Learner Guide program is transforming prospects for young people in Tanzania, and across Africa.

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BlogCOVID-19Malawi

The best husband in the world is education!

"If you want to develop this country, if you want to develop this world, we have to focus on education. Give girls their right of…

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