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StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Malawi


My name is Enelesi. I come from a poor family, but with CAMFED support and perseverance, I graduated from high school and continued to university.…


StoryHigher EducationMalawi


I got the opportunity to join tertiary education at Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Now I can proudly say that I am an…


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Honor your sisterhood this Galentine’s Day

February 13 is Galentine’s Day — a moment to honor female friendship. Right now all of us are missing friends we usually turn to when…


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International Day of the Girl 2020

On International Day of the Girl 2020 - themed “My voice, our equal future” - the stakes for girls are higher than they have been…



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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Have your say about the CAMFED website & you may win a handwoven artisan basket

We are currently working on improving the CAMFED website to make it easier for you to find important information and ways to support our work.


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NPR on CAMFED mentors in Malawi – protecting girls during COVID-19

NPR’s Malaka Gharib interviewed CAMFED Association leader Eliza Chikoti in Malawi about the critical work of role models and mentors in CAMFED's Sisterhood, including young…

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World Youth Skills Day 2020

Youth, and particularly young women, have been deeply affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The combination of disruption to education and training, job losses due to…


NewsCAMFED Association (CAMA)Multiple countries

African women leading community action for vulnerable girls

Across rural districts in sub-Saharan Africa, we are coordinating with members of the CAMFED Association to reach out to the most vulnerable girls in their…


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CAMFED Association health professionals brace for COVID-19

As health professionals in the CAMFED Association — women leaders educated with CAMFED support — ready themselves to support and serve their communities during the…


StoryParents (Support Groups)Malawi


Rhoda comes from Zomba District in southeastern Malawi. She has been a member of her local Mother Support Group since 2012. As Chairwoman of this…

The CAMFED Association – Tackling child marriage-Listing Image

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Video: The CAMFED Association – Tackling child marriage

Rose is a leader in the CAMFED Association of women leaders educated with CAMFED support. Rose explains how she and her sisters in this powerful…

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