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FilmSecondary EducationZambia

Video: Melody, Secondary Student, Zambia

Melody grew up in rural Zambia with her parents and three siblings. When just three years old, Melody's father died. With four children to take…


FilmSecondary EducationZambia

Video: Faith, Secondary Student, Zambia

Meet Faith, a secondary scholar from Zambia. Following the death of both parents when just three years old, Faith was taken in by her aunt.…


FilmChild MarriageZambia

Video: Child marriage – Doreen’s story

By the age of nine, Doreen had tragically lost both parents. Forced to leave the village where they grew up, Doreen and her four siblings…


FilmCAMFED Association (CAMA)Zambia

Video: The Power of Learner Guides

In some parts of rural Africa, 6 out of 10 girls become child brides. Locked in a cycle of poverty and hopelessness, they face grave…



Video: Every Girl Counts – Desderia’s story

On International Day of the Girl, we celebrate the incredible courage and determination of millions of girls from vulnerable backgrounds, who, like Desderia, will do…


FilmCAMFED Association (CAMA)Ghana

Video: Women Who Lead – Hawa Tambo

The first girl in her community to complete secondary school, Hawa is a leading member of the CAMFED Association (CAMA). Two years ago she was…


FilmCAMFED Association (CAMA)Ghana

Video: Women Who Lead – Nimatu Siisu

Driven by empathy and the desire to plow back the benefits of their education into their communities, the CAMFED Association's (CAMA's) young women leaders see…


FilmAbout CAMFEDZambia

Video: Alice Saisha: advocating for change

Growing up in rural Zambia with her hard-working widowed mother of ten, Alice worked as a maid and sold cassava leaves to help buy food…


FilmAbout CAMFEDMultiple countries

Video: We are CAMFED

The inspiring women in this film are all part of the Campaign for Female Education’s unique alumnae network, CAMA. Supported to get an education, they…


FilmCAMFED Association (CAMA)Global

Video: When you educate one girl, you educate many

This film explores the transformative power of girls’ education. When girls are supported through secondary school and into economic independence and leadership positions after school,…

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