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StorySecondary EducationTanzania

Sophia

Overcoming a vulnerable childhood, Sophia is now a CAMFED Learner Guide, entrepreneur and pillar of her community. Equipped with education and training, she is transforming…

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StoryHigher EducationZambia

Misozi

When I completed secondary school in 2015, I joined the CAMFED Association and attended entrepreneurship training through the ‘Shaping My Future’ program. The Embassy of…

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StoryEntrepreneurshipGhana

Olivia Kipo

A CAMFED Association agricultural entrepreneur in Ghana, Olivia is using sustainable technologies to remain really productive in the face of climate change.

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StorySecondary EducationZimbabwe

Addlight

Addlight is a high school student from Kwekwe district in Zimbabwe. She was identified as being vulnerable to dropout by members of the CAMFED Association,…

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StoryEntrepreneurshipZimbabwe

Patience

Becoming a Core trainer for the district was a turnaround for my life. I received a KIVA loan to boost my fast food business, and…

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StoryEntrepreneurshipZimbabwe

Ottilia

Ottilia is a CAMFED Association Learner Guide in rural Zimbabwe, and a qualified Nurse Aide who volunteers at her local clinic. During the coronovirus crisis,…

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StoryEntrepreneurshipTanzania

Eva

Eva grew up in rural Tanzania with her parents, two brothers and one sister. Her lasting memory of her childhood is of a family life…

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StoryHigher EducationGhana

Bervelyn

Bervelyn comes from a small community in Ghana’s Central Region. When she was young, her father became ill and could no longer work to support…

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StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Malawi

Malumbo

Educated with CAMFED support in rural Malawi, Malumbo is a climate-smart agriculture expert, helping to build resilience to climate change and support the next generation…

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StoryEntrepreneurshipZambia

Tisiyenji

Like many of her peers in the CAMFED Association, Tisiyenji has built entrepreneurial skills which help her to earn an income to support her future…

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StoryCommunity ChampionsGhana

Salamatu

Salamatu comes from a rural community in the North East region of Ghana. As a child, she had to walk nine miles to high school,…

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StoryParents (Support Groups)Malawi

Rhoda

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…

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