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The Campaign for Female Education (Camfed) is dedicated to fighting poverty and AIDS in rural communities in Africa by educating girls.

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  • Pearson extends partnership with Camfed for girls’  education in Africa
    News: Pearson extends partnership with Camfed for girls’ education in Africa
    Today Camfed’s CEO, Lucy Lake, and Camfed Zimbabwe’s Women Empowerment Manager, Sinikiwe Makove, join Pearson’s Chief Corporate Affairs and Global Marketing Officer, Kate James, at a special launch event with staff and partners, celebrating the scale up of our joint commitment to improving the prospects for girls and young women in rural Africa. 
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  • Dissemination of the Global Guidance on School-Related Gender-Based Violence
    News: Dissemination of the Global Guidance on School-Related Gender-Based Violence
    On behalf of the Global Working Group to End School-Related Gender-Based Violence (SRGBV), USAID would like to invite you to a dissemination event for the recently launched publication, Global Guidance on School-Related Gender-Based Violence. Taking place on Wednesday, February 22, from 9:00-11:00 a.m at the Africa Bureau Institutional and Technical Support Services, Washington D.C. Speakers include Nora Fyles Head of United Nations Girls' Education Initiative, Julie Hanson Swanson of USAID, Lauren Edwards of RTI International and Natko Geres of Promundo-US. Remote dial-in will be also available for this meeting. 
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  • Switzerland increases contribution to the Global Partnership for Education
    News: Switzerland increases contribution to the Global Partnership for Education
    The Global Partnership for Education has announced that Switzerland has increased its 2016 contribution to the GPE from US$6.4 million (CHF 6.5 million) to US$9.9 million (CHF10 million) recognizing GPE as a priority organization for Switzerland’s international cooperation. 
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  • Webinars announced for the Global Guidance on Addressing SRGBV
    News: Webinars announced for the Global Guidance on Addressing SRGBV
    The Global Guidance webinars  launching 15th February, will explore tools and approaches for preventing, measuring, monitoring and responding to school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV), based on evidence and country experiences. Stay posted to the UNGEI website for further details on upcoming Global Guidance webinars.


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  • REAL Centre Seminar Series - upcoming events
    News: REAL Centre Seminar Series - upcoming events
    Cambridge University's Research for Equitable Access and Learning (REAL) Centre continues its seminar series this month. Don't miss Camfed CEO Lucy Lake on the 21st of February sharing Camfed's experience in positioning data to inform programming. For more information on the seminar series click here
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  • Education in the spotlight at Global Citizen and Global Partnership for Education event
    News: Education in the spotlight at Global Citizen and Global Partnership for Education event
    Education will be in the spotlight as Julia Gillard, Board Chair of the Global Partnership for Education and the former Prime Minister of Australia, will be in Ottawa on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. International advocacy organization Global Citizen, in partnership with GPE, announce that Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw of Metric will perform an intimate acoustic set at a cocktail reception at the Fairmont Château Laurier in Ottawa. Gillard will be in Ottawa during International Development Week and will speak with Members of Parliament at the event to encourage Canada’s on-going support for global education funding. Over 70 MPs are scheduled to attend. With Canada in the midst of an international assistance review, Gillard's visit is a timely reminder that education is key to empowering women and girls and supporting children in countries considered fragile or affected by conflict to end poverty.

     

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    Resources

  • Ready, Set, Respect! GLSEN’s Elementary School Toolkit
    Ready, Set, Respect! GLSEN’s Elementary School Toolkit
    Ready, Set, Respect! provides a set of tools to help elementary school educators ensure that all students feel safe and respected and develop respectful attitudes and behaviors. It is not a program to be followed but instead is designed to help educators prepare themselves for teaching about and modeling respect. 
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  • Targeted, Multidimensional Approaches to Overcome Inequalities in Secondary Education Case Study of Camfed in Tanzania
    Targeted, Multidimensional Approaches to Overcome Inequalities in Secondary Education Case Study of Camfed in Tanzania
    This paper was prepared for the International Commission on Financing Global Education Opportunity as a background paper for the report, The Learning Generation: Investing in education for a changing world. 
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  • An evaluation report of the GEMS program in Jharkhand
    An evaluation report of the GEMS program in Jharkhand
    This report provides an evaluation of the Gender Equity Movement in Schools (GEMS) program, and is designed to better understand the impact of the program on girls’ and boys’ views of gender equity and violence in Jharkhand. 
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  • Global Guidance on Addressing School-Related Gender-Based Violence
    Global Guidance on Addressing School-Related Gender-Based Violence
    This guidance aims to provide a comprehensive, one-stop resource on school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV), including clear, knowledge-based operational guidance, diverse case studies drawn from examples of promising practice and recommended tools for the education sector and its partners working to eliminate gender-based violence. It distils programme knowledge based on existing global literature, promising practices, expert recommendations and practitioner consensus. 
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