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FT Selects SAIS Scholar Maya Ajmera’s NGO for 2012 Charity Fundraising Campaign

The Global Fund for Children (GFC), an NGO founded by SAIS Visiting Scholar Maya Ajmera, has been selected by the Financial Times to be its 2012 Seasonal Appeal charity partner. Ajmera, also a SAIS International Development Program professorial lecturer and GFC board member, launched the NGO in 1993 to invest in grassroots organizations that ensure the most disadvantaged children in their communities are safe, health and educated. Read the FT’s account of GFC’s work in Ghana to combat child slavery.