Community Update

Digital Empowerment Toolkit Now Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits aim to provide the resources you need to advance your social change work.

We are excited to introduce our Digital Empowerment Trainers’ Toolkit, a dynamic resource to help you bring the benefits of connecting online to women in your community. Check it out today! »

Introducing myself and my journal: Bold Women making a Difference

About Me:
Hi All,

My name is Florah Mwashi. I come from Kenya.

My passion is working with and for women. Building their skill, competencies and ensuring they get relevant information which will make a difference in their lives, is my principla focus. Women make great differences once they have been enabled and will more often than not go extra miles to ensure that the course for which they stand for is achieved.

I have been working with women groups, and provided them platforms to be able to engage leaders, participate in democratic processes at all levels. Currently I am collaborating with other colleagues to ensure that women fully understand the content of the new constitution. This is critical because women have great opportunities provided by the new constitution and it is important that as government structures are being devolved, they must be able to identify their points of entry so that they become part of the process.

As a member of Women's Focus, we are working on a plan that seeks to carry out research on rural womento fully understand what types if diseases/illnesses they suffer from and also establish whether these women seek medical attention in the Hospitals. Lately I have realised that many women are collapsing and dying from blood pressure, diabetes and heart conditions which are diagnosed when in their advanced stages. We want to ensure that we take women's well-being initaitives to the women at their home levelsi since health facililities are far from their reach or if within, they do not adequately provide required management for their condition.

I believe that PulseWire familiy will help us achieve our desired goals and also provide a platform for me to learn from.

Thank you


My Passions:
Enhancing women's capacity to participate and engage by providing information, skills, platforms

My Challenges:
Getting the rural women to embrace democracy as an opportunity to make dignified strides

My Vision for the Future:
A community where women are in charge

My Areas of Expertise:
Training - Leadership and Development


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!


Magazine »

Read global coverage through women's eyes

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Community »

Connect with women on the ground worldwide

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

Campaigns »

Be heard at influential forums

WWW: Women Weave the Web

WWW: Women Weave the Web

Programs »

Help us train women citizen journalists

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

Blog »

Read the latest from World Pulse headquarters

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative