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Introducing myself and my journal: In Her Own Voice

About Me:
Hi - I am a midwife orginally from Chicago now living in Patzcuaro, Michoacan, Mexico. I am the Executive Director of Mujeres Aliadas a binational NGO based in human rights. We have several components to the project which include community outreach and education, two low cost women's clinics, birthing cottages and a professional midwifery school. I'm very proud of our work! Check us out

I am very interested in this project "Voices of Our Future," and welcome any opportunity to be a part of women speaking out.

Thank you,
Brenda Madura

My Passions:
helping underserved women, writing

My Challenges:
bureaucracy, closed minded people

My Vision for the Future:
Women who are confidant enough to speak and demand to be heard

My Areas of Expertise:
Midwifery and gyne, special emphasis on sexually transmitted infections


Potter's picture

Hola, Brenda!

Welcome to World Pulse! You've found the most amazing worldwide community of women. If you are interested in the Voices of Our Future program, I heartily encourage you to apply. I was an editor in the last round and found a network of friends I'm sure to remain in touch with. You work sounds exciting..\ I'm sure you have some great stories to tell. I encourage you to participate in the My Story Writing Opportunity for a chance to win $100 and be published in World Pulse Magazine. Learn more here: Do check it out. There is a whole world full of dynamic women waiting to hear from you!

Sarvina's picture

Welcome! I’m so glad and


I’m so glad and excited to see you on Pulsewire! Thanks so much for joining us, you are always free to post to your journal and add comments to other 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

I also encourage you to apply for the third annual Voices of Our Future program, an online training program in new media, citizen journalism and empowerment for emerging grassroots women leaders from around the globe. Learn more

Welcome once again to our PulseWire Community and I look forward to learning from you here!!!

Warm Regards,



Sarvina from Cambodia
VOF 2011 Correspondent

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!


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