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Introducing myself and my journal: journal of the invisable voice

About Me:
I am currently working on St Helena as a volunteer to strengthen Civil Society organisations. This is a tiny island in the South Atlantic, once a place of exile for Napoleon, Zulu kings and Boer fighters, a refuge, and sadly grave, for slaves taken from illegal slave ships and where ships used to call for supplies on the long sea voyages before the Suez canal opened.
Today it is more isolated than ever with only the RMS St Helena calling regularly but there is a chance of an airport being built!
Before coming here I worked in rural and community development in Ghana and the UK for over 30 years at grassroots level, making the voices of women and young people heard and addressing inequalities. I like to see how the connections can be made between the needs of vulnerable people and the structures and organisations that exist if they stop to listen.

My Passions:
Community radio

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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

Ruun Abdi's picture

Welcome! Its really amazing

Welcome!

Its really amazing that you joined our online community, am sure you will have a wonderful time with us. I encourage you to check out the PulseWire Getting Started guide to help you learn what the website has to offer and how to use it: http://www.worldpulse.com/pulsewire/about/guide and also check the groups here: http://www.worldpulse.com/pulsewire/groups.

Also check out the Voices of Our Future 2011 applicants Group on PulseWire before September 5th! (http://www.worldpulse.com/pulsewire/groups/37925).

Looking forward to read your posts. Always feel free to post in your journal, comment other posts and interact with other amazing friends here.

Regards,
Ruun.

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