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PHOTO ESSAY: The Dreams in Their Eyes

"Pakistan is a country of courageous people—especially women."

As a young photojournalist in Pakistan, Mahrukh Pasha's ambition isn't curbed by the limitations of her society. Inspired by the women and girls around her, she focuses her lens on images of strength. Read More »

CAMEROON: Music Breaks the Silence About Breast Ironing

How a song is aiding the fight against a harmful practice that affects four million girls in Cameroon. Read More »

"The best way to get youths’ attention is through music, through art, through song, through dance."

10 Leaders Who Redefine Leadership

Think you know what a leader looks like? Meet nine women and one male ally from World Pulse’s global network who are transforming their communities—and challenging traditional images of leadership along the way. Read More »

Under the Same Sky

As Hummingbird witnessed death and destruction in her homeland of Syria, on the other side of the world her friend and mentor Sarah was mourning the loss of her family members. In each other, they have found healing and a way forward. Read More »

"We all have only each other."

Hummingbird

A Sisterhood Without Borders

Before Olutosin and Urmila met in person, they had already changed each other’s lives. Read More »

"There isn’t any difference between a 'real life' and 'virtual' friend—there are just true friends."

Urmila Chanam

Une femme à regarder: Passy Mubalama

Rencontrez la championne de Goma pour la promotion des droits des femmes et des enfants. Read More »

« Promouvoir les droits des femmes doit être notre première mission –nous devons travailler dur, ensemble, pour aider les femmes dans nos communautés à connaître leurs droits et à mieux les revendiquer. »

Passy Mubalama

Les Héroïnes du Congo Parlent

Dans un pays où les voix des femmes peuvent rarement s'exprimer, les femmes du centre Maman Shujaa affirment leur présence en ligne et se font entendre. Read More »

« Grâce à cette connexion, ma voix peut être entendue par tou-te-s et je peux faire passer mon message au monde. »

Kika Sylvie Katchunga

Hero Women of the Congo Speak Out

In a country where outlets for women’s voices are scarce, the digitally empowered women of the Maman Shujaa Media Center are making themselves heard. Read More »

"With this online connection my voice can be heard by everyone and I can send my message to the world."

Kika Sylvie Katchunga

Woman to Watch: Passy Mubalama

Meet Goma's own champion for the rights of women and children. Read More »

"This needs to be our first mission – to work hard together to help women in our communities know their rights and claim them."

Passy Mubalama

ZAMBIA: A Soap Opera that's Changing Lives

World Pulse community member Nancy Handabile on her role in the Zambian edutainment drama Love Games. Read More »

"I would rather be the one ruling a country than be married to someone ruling a country."

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PHOTO ESSAY: The Dreams in Their Eyes

PHOTO ESSAY: The Dreams in Their Eyes

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On Women's Agency in Southern Africa

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