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Introducing myself and my journal: Sistahs Speak

About Me:
My name is Jacqueline J. Burgess, but most people call me Jacquie. I describe myself as a feminist activist. I have been married for almost 36 years and I am the mother of two grown children - a boy 35 and a girl 30. I have the most adorable grandson who just turned 3 in May. My activism work is done through a few NGOs which deal with issues including domestic violence/violence against women, rape, sexual harassment and gender and HIV/AIDS.

My Passions:
Gender equity; safety of children

My Challenges:
Time and money

My Vision for the Future:
A world free of violence

My Areas of Expertise:
Gender and Development; Poverty Alleviation; Trainer; Workshop facilitator

Comments

Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Welcome to

Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.
Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

Peace!
Fatima

JacquieB's picture

THANKS

Hi Fatwaz, thank you for that very warm welcome. I too hope that I enjoy this community. Looking forward to learning from the new friends I will acquire. Reading your profile was such a joy. You love life and work hard. Very good. my best wishes
J

Sarvina's picture

Welcome to PulseWire!

Hi Jacquie,

I’m so glad and excited to see you in our community! Thanks so much for joining us, you are always free to post to your journal and add comments to others posts too, this is where we can freely contribute for the betterment of women and children all over that world. Please feel free to browse through our group section and post to the groups you decided to join.....On worldpulse everything is free...just be yourself.

Welcome again to our PulseWire Community and I look forward to seeing you more in here!!!

Warm Regards,
Sarvina

Regards,

Sarvina from Cambodia
VOF 2011 Correspondent

JacquieB's picture

THANKS

HI SAVINA

It is really good to be hear. Thanks you for your welcome and yes I intend to be checking in regularly. You will be seeing much more of me. thanks again and take care. J

Sarvina's picture

Welcome!!!

Hi Jac,

Sure i'm looking forward to seeing you more!

Kind Regards,
Sarvina

Regards,

Sarvina from Cambodia
VOF 2011 Correspondent

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