Deputy National Director, CAMFED Zambia
Namenda has a wealth of experience working on gender and education programmes. She joined CAMFED Zambia in 2009 as Programme Officer to develop relationships with our partner schools. Rising through the organization, she became Head of Programmes in 2017 and Deputy National Director in 2021. Namenda has led the delivery and scale up of programmes to support vulnerable children, especially girls, to access and complete school. She has also worked closely with school graduates in the CAMFED Association, supporting them to become influential, independent women leading change in their communities.
Before joining CAMFED, Namenda worked for the Young Women’s Christian Association as Programmes Coordinator. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree and Master’s Degree in Business Administration, both from the University of Zambia.