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Journey of Sensation

As a sensitive child growing in such family and community where the father shadow and support were absent, where people were losing their beloved ones in civil war, where sound of war was echoing in silent frightened environment that compelled many people to leave their country and relatives, become refugee and homeless in neighbored countries where financial constraint every day had been welcoming them with the challenges and barriers in getting their life means, education and developing themselves for bright future of life; all these events of life gave me a strong sensing towards surrounding things ,linking them with each other and analyzing their effects and cause over society. But this sensing journey was not easy for the displaced person especially for a girl in a closed dominant culture without the support and motivation of Kind and optimistic Mother and Grand Mother.

This inner sensation revealed for me the path of thinking over the surrounding people, their situation, problems, and socio-economical factors of the country with the help of which I come to the consequence that the life is insignificant and miserable unless I do not struggle for the better survival and living of the society so as a person having affection with humanity and human rights and development; and as a business student dealing with economical forces I visualized serving my country in wider level by not focusing only on social developmental aspects but also on economical developmental issues which will collectively have a greater impact in society transformation and peace building process.

From onwards I concentrate on educating the marginalized youth and women of the Afghanistan in capacity building, planning and decision making and finding the micro level economic opportunities to them, helping them to find their strengths and guiding them in effective utilization of their skills in order to have a sustainable socio-economical life that will have a ripple effect over society transformation and development and able them to compete with advanced globe.

In short, I want to be social and business entrepreneur for the sake of social and economical development of my country and for the better living and empowerment of Afghan women, it is my strong believing that no women can be empowered until its society won’t be empowered in terms of social and economical factors, we can get the real example of it from European countries where women enjoy their basic rights and power since their society got developed.

To become the voice of worldpulse Correspondent is to put the real picture of my country infront of the international community stakeholders who are currently watching it from the glasses of specific group of the people that truly do not represent the grassroot people due to which most of the time certain important issues remain hidden and mostly certain issues exaggerated which create mistrust and misunderstanding between Afghan society and international community. Voices of correspondents do not only provide me the platform of standing and speaking for the rights of thousands of marginalized women but also give me the opportunity of presenting my idea to the world and donor agencies which facilitates me in taking their counseling, finding resources, learning from the experience and knowledge of other correspondents and finding the finance for planning and implementing my objectives efficiently and in return identify the business and investment opportunities to the interested bodies.

Comments

Stella Paul's picture

Amen!

"want to be social and business entrepreneur for the sake of social and economical development of my country" - I say Amen to that sis. You are young, full of dreams and such a strong will. May the world becomes exactly how you want it to be!

Stella Paul
Twitter: @stellasglobe

soulhavenlisa's picture

Thanks

Meena,
I could feel your passion and courage in your writing. It's so inspiring to read. I'm sure you are lighting the way for many other young women in Afghanistan. Much love to you,
Lisa

Meena Afghan's picture

Thanks

Dear Stella Paul,
Thanks too much dear, hope all women wishes and dream come true and the world be peaceful place for every individual. no words for your encouragement.

Meena

Peace Seeker,

Meena Afghan's picture

Love you too

Dear Lisa,
Thanks alot that my ordinary writing inspired you, infact its your niceness. I hope that I light the way for other Afghan women and it would be my good fortune.
Have a nice time.

Meena

Peace Seeker,

SharonK's picture

Dear Meena, Thanks for

Dear Meena,

Thanks for posting this article! I agree that Afghanistan is often viewed through certain lenses that obscure the reality, and there need to be more voices like yours to add to the picture. I also think you made a really good point about the economic stability and growth of a country being linked to its social development, and I wish you the best of luck as an entrepreneur.

Sharon

louise pare's picture

Thanks for your work

I am a teacher and social activist. Your work is so important and I send you my support and love.
I just finished reading the book "Women Among Warlords" by Malalai Joya and watching the film about women in Afghanistan in the film "Women War and Peace". May your work flourish!

Louise

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