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Girls’ Education Forum: Taking the Revolution Worldwide

7th July 2016, London: CAMFED alumna Fiona Mavhinga and Nasikiwa Duke were invited to represent CAMA, CAMFED’s 55,000-strong pan-African alumnae network, at the Girls’ Education…


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An unstoppable human revolution

CAMFED at the Girls’ Education Forum, July 7th, 2016 #SheWill Once among the most vulnerable and excluded, CAMFED alumna Fiona Mavhinga travelled to London this…


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Education that ‘leaves no one behind’: Lucy Lake shares insights

The commitment to ‘leave no one behind’ is at the center of discussions on the post-2015 education framework needed to achieve Sustainable Development Goal 4:…


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Our data, our destiny: Young women deliver community accountability to girls

On Thursday, 19 May, at the Women Deliver conference, Theresia Moyo, Head of Education at CAMFED Tanzania, illustrates CAMFED’s model of accountability to girls and…


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CAMFED Wins FinancialForce Award

CAMFED has been recognized as the winner in the Best Customer Experience category in FinancialForce’s fourth annual 360 Customer Excellence Awards, selected for the impact…


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CAMFED shortlisted for the Charity Awards 2016

CAMFED has been shortlisted for the Charity Awards - the longest-running and most prestigious awards scheme in the charity sector. This recognition is for our…


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Skoll World Forum 2016: A Young Leader Reflects

Diana N-Peline Kombui, a CAMFED scholar from Ghana, reflects on her experiences at the Skoll World Forum. As a representative of CAMFED’s CAMA alumnae network,…


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Walking the path together: collective action drives gender parity in rural Africa

Young women leaders in the CAMA alumnae network demonstrated their deep commitment to collective action for gender parity this March. They celebrated International Women’s Day…


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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…


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Julia Gillard Becomes Patron of CAMFED

Julia Gillard, former Prime Minister of Australia, Chair of the Global Partnership for Education, and Distinguished Fellow with the Center for Universal Education at Brookings,…


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Graça Machel provides support and inspiration to CAMFED’s alumnae leaders

Young women leaders from across CAMFED’s pan-African alumnae network were honoured and inspired to meet with Graça Machel in Johannesburg this week. Mrs. Machel, the…


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Introducing Rural Africa’s Change Makers

On a visit to meet with UK partners and colleagues, Nasikiwa Duke, CAMFED Tanzania’s Program Manager for Young Women’s Empowerment, told the remarkable story of…

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