CAMFED Association (CAMA)

World Teachers' Day 2022

World Teachers' Day 2022

Celebrating 117 young women educated with CAMFED support, who have joined the teaching profession in Zambia



CAMFED Association member and Early Childhood Education Teacher, Zambia



CAMFED Association member and Primary School Teacher, Zambia

Ambassador for a Day Competition - Video Transcript

Four members of our CAMFED Association in Ghana have been named as the winners of the prestigious Ambassador for a Day competition organized by the British High Commission in Accra, in partnership with the Australian and Canadian High Commissions and the French Embassy.

Angie's TED Talk: How repaying loans with social service transforms communities - Video Transcript

Watch CAMFED Executive Director Angeline Murimirwa's TED Talk, where she introduces the revolutionary concept of ‘social interest,’ a whole new approach to lending, which allows young African secondary school graduates — considered ‘unbankable’ — to gain access to finance, paying forward their interest in service to vulnerable students and exponentially multiplying the impact of their loan.

The CAMFED Association - Video Transcript

The CAMFED Association was founded July 2, 1998 with 400 members. Today it has grown into a powerful movement of nearly 208,000 young women across Africa, whose members help more girls go to school, succeed and step up as leaders of change.

Thank you to our generous recent donors

Together we are breaking the cycle of poverty


Anonymous Anonymous £7

Alashiya Gordes €20

Vicky Etherington £30

Sebastien Bonvalet-Nicolle $200

Andrew Shields £100

Rabbi Jonathan Gerard $10

Rosemary Snelgar £10

Marcel Bollag $500

Claire Wilshaw £100

Joanna Panosky $500

Nicole Distler €25

Gilbert and Carol Kachmar $50

Aku Limbanga $50

Alastair Reid £100

Cathy Eijk €11