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Education Day 2024

This International Day of Education (January 24), join CAMFED's global movement to ensure that girls and young women can seize green skills and knowledge to…

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Yvonne

I know how it feels to be excluded and underestimated due to my background and gender. Now, I’m changing the status quo for other girls…

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25 years of young women’s leadership for girls’ education

What started with 32 girls has become more than a quarter of a million education leaders in the CAMFED Association across Africa, gearing up to…

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CAMFED 2023 highlights

Thank you so much for staying with us on this journey towards justice and a brighter future. It’s an exciting time to be part of…

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NewsPress CoverageGlobal

Our girls’ education experts in the media

Members of CAMFED's global sisterhood speak about all things girls' education and women's leadership and how - together - we rise by lifting others.

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NewsAgriculture GuidesMultiple countries

New research reveals the impact of young women climate leaders in Africa

1,078 CAMFED Agriculture Guides and the 9,262 agripreneurs they trained and supported across three countries, have reached more than 100,000 community members with climate-smart techniques.

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A coalition for education systems transformation

CAMFED Tanzania welcomed H.E. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, Board Chair of the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and former president of Tanzania, and Laura Frigenti, GPE…

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NewsPartnershipMultiple countries

A conversation between UK Minister for Africa and CAMFED’s CEO

"We cannot understand development unless we see it through the eyes of girls and women." - The Rt Hon Andrew Mitchell MP, Minister of State…

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NewsSupporting CAMFEDGlobal

Nicholas Kristof and The New York Times urge public to support CAMFED this giving season

"If a reader supports one girl to go to school in Africa through CAMFED, she’ll support 3 other girls, who'll support 9 girls, who'll support…

Jennifer De-Graft Ninson

StoryCAMFED TeamGhana

Jennifer

As an education activist, I advocate for the rights of marginalized young people, especially persons with disabilities and girls.

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NewsPress CoverageGlobal

The Guardian highlights CAMFED’s vision for 2030

In today's article for the Guardian, Phillip Inman reflects on the urgency of keeping girls in school as the cost of living crisis hits the…

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CAMFED launches vision for 2030

CAMFED has launched its Vision for 2030 - an ambitious plan to help meet the global Sustainable Development Goals by supporting millions more girls in…

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