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Day of the African Child – Pass the Cap for Justice

As young people all over the world graduate from school and university, we reflect on the urgency of securing every child’s right to an education,…


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Women Deliver 2019 – No gender equity without equitable access to education

Dolores Dickson, CAMFED Executive Director – Canada & Global Programs, will be speaking at Women Deliver 2019, joining several strategic partners, and bringing evidence from…


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CAMFED 25th Anniversary Gala – Speech Highlights

Emceed by nine-time Emmy award-winning journalist and news anchor Lori Stokes, CAMFED's first-ever New York Gala took place on May 9th at 583 Park Avenue.…


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A movement set to transform Africa

On the night of our inaugural Gala celebrating 25 years of the Campaign for Female Education, Angie Murimirwa, CAMFED’s Exectuive Director in Africa, announced our…


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Cyclone Idai devastates CAMFED partner communities

Cyclone Idai is causing devastation in CAMFED partner communities in rural areas of Malawi and Zimbabwe. The onset of the tropical cyclone on March 14th,…


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A passionate champion for girls’ education, Rose has a growing reputation in her community and beyond, as an anti-child marriage activist. She regularly facilitates awareness…


StorySecondary EducationMalawi


Tereza is from rural Malawi. She lives with her mother and three cousins who have been orphaned. To support the family Tereza’s mother does casual…


StorySecondary EducationMalawi


Grace lives in rural Malawi with her parents and six siblings. Neither of her parents completed their education, but, recognising their daughter’s brilliance, were determined…


StoryHigher EducationMalawi


Fatima was orphaned as a young girl, and from the age of ten was raised by her grandmother. Deprivation in their rural community meant that…


StorySecondary EducationMalawi


Alinafe used to walk an hour and a half to school barefoot, on an empty stomach, and with her belongings in a plastic bag. 


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These bikes can transform girls’ futures

This June, the Clara Lionel Foundation joined CAMFED in Salima District, Malawi, as over 1,000 bicycles arrived in the country through our partnership for girls’…


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Dorcas Apoore: A young leader on the global stage

At the age of 23, Dorcas Apoore’s list of achievements is astonishing. A young woman from a vulnerable background, she has overcome all odds to…

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