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NewsLearner GuidesTanzania

CAMFED’s Learner Guide Program wins 2017 WISE Award

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), a leading international initiative for innovation and collaboration in education, has today named CAMFED Tanzania’s Learner Guide Program…


NewsCAMFED Association (CAMA)United States

CAMFED’s model for change highlighted at We The Future

On September 21st, CAMFED's Regional Executive Director Dolores Dickson presented the ultimate sustainable development solution – girls’ education – at the We The Future session…


NewsCAMFED Association (CAMA)Multiple countries

Angeline Murimirwa Accepts Diamond Ball Award from Clara Lionel Foundation

Angeline Murimirwa, CAMFED’s Regional Executive Director, founding member of CAMFED’s alumnae association, and one of the first girls supported by our organization, was honored at…




Meet Hellen, a teacher at a CAMFED partner school in Kibaha District, Tanzania. For seven years, Hellen has enjoyed teaching Swahili to secondary students, and…


StorySecondary EducationTanzania


Meet Tusekile, a Teacher Mentor at a CAMFED partner school in Bagamoyo District, Tanzania. As a child, Tusekile dreamed of being a teacher and helping…


NewsCAMFED Association (CAMA)Global

CAMFED Celebrates CAMA Milestone of 100,000 Empowered and Educated Women

On the evening of September 12th, Miranda Curtis, CAMFED International Board Chair, hosted an unforgettable event to celebrate CAMFED's CAMA alumnae network reaching 100,000 members.…


BlogCommunity ChampionsMultiple countries

Five lessons for harvesting success through home-grown school meal programs

In light of International Day of Charity, Angeline Murimirwa, Regional Executive Director of CAMFED Africa, tells of the lessons she has learned from establishing home-grown…


NewsCAMFED Association (CAMA)Zimbabwe

Celebrating charity with built-in sustainability

This International Day of Charity, we celebrate the philanthropy that happens in our communities every day — where time, love and labor multiply the financial contributions we…


BlogHigher EducationGhana

It is time for our voices to be heard

This blog is the valedictorian speech delivered by Mastercard Foundation graduate, Adamu, who reflects on the importance of education and the responsibility she and her…


NewsCAMFED Association (CAMA)Ghana

Results week: Young women graduates shaping the future

Graduation season is upon us, with many young people across the UK this week receiving their long anticipated exam results. It is a pivotal moment,…


StoryHigher EducationGhana


As a family of six living in a single roomed house in the Central Region of Ghana, Ruth’s parents struggled to make ends meet, let…

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