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Lighting up a Candle by Web 2.0


" Let France have a good mothers, and they will have a good sons"
Napoleon Bonapart

I have a wonderful experience with web 2.0 for almost two years. In 2008 we have proposed a project to be funded by Rising Voices
we have gotten the fund, and have started implementing " Empowering Women Activists in Media Techniques ( EWAMT)".

This project aims to obtain Yemeni women activists, the skills of creation blogs as a new media to express their points of view, and how to use the blogs in publicizing the social issues. We have trained 135 ladies so far.

We have a vision to increase the rate of using web 2.0 among Yemeni women. Because of this we are running this project, and we believe that EWAMT is like a candle with other candles, which are lighting up the darkness in Yemen ; we hope that with more blogs and more active conversation the darkness will disappear sonner rather than later.


olutosin's picture

Shining Light

Oh yes darkness will automatically disappear when light appears.
Keep up the good work.

Olutosin Oladosu Adebowale
Founder/Project Coordinator
Star of Hope Transformation Centre
512 Road
F Close
Festac Town


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