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The Minister of Education launches partnership in Malawi

As hundreds of people gathered in Chikhwawa, the season’s rains held off and the sun shone brightly on our celebrations. Reeta Roy, President and CEO…

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NewsPress CoverageGhana

Skoll World Forum: Applying a Silicon Valley mindset to social innovation

An article by CAMFED Ghana Executive Director Dolores Dickson is contributing to a Skoll World Forum debate about social innovation with leading technology companies including…

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NewsPress CoverageTanzania

Camfed cements close partnership with the Government of Tanzania

Camfed received praise and renewed commitment from the Government of Tanzania last week when officials gathered to sign a Memorandum of Understanding between Camfed and…

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NewsPress CoverageGhana

DFID blog: What does education mean to girls in Ghana?

This is Adisah Alhassan speaking, a 25-year old who was identified by the NGO CAMFED and supported throughout secondary school. Adisah went on to college,…

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NewsCAMFED Association (CAMA)Zambia

CAMFED graduate to serve as advisor on global education policy

We’re thrilled to announce that 24-year-old Abigail Kaindu, a former CAMFED bursary student, has been appointed to a top-level panel that will directly advise the…


StorySecondary EducationTanzania


Josephine's story demonstrates the many hurdles girls have to go through to secure their education . Though her family could afford for her to attend…




I am Kasolo Ngandwe and I am the last born in the family of six. I am 22 years old. I was put on CAMFED…


StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Zambia


Alice, a member of the CAMFED Association of women leaders educated with CAMFED support, works to keep girls in school and out of child marriage.…


StorySecondary EducationZimbabwe

Bridget Moyo

Bridget is a determined young woman who has overcome significant challenges in her path to university education. Bridget’s father had five wives and he struggled…


StoryAbout CAMFEDMalawi

Lawford Palani

Conducted in November 2011 by Angeline Murimirwa, the Executive Director of CAMFED Malawi and CAMFED Zimbabwe, this interview provides insight into how government officials perceive…



Coleen Nyamupfukudza

Coleen was not supported by CAMFED through school but she joined Cama in 2007, after learning about it from other Cama members in the district.…



Mrs Chibuwe

Mrs Chibuwe is a teacher at Chapwanya High School in Buhera District, Zimbabwe. She has been in the teaching practice since 1995. She was trained…

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