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PROGRESSION ET RECONNAISSANCE

Dans notre pays la R.D.C , jusqu’à l’heure où je rédige ce récit, il existe encore des femmes qui n’ont jamais vues l’ordinateur, ni savoir comment ça ressemble ou fonctionne, l'internet là on en parle pas et surtout qu’il est inaccessible à toutes. Avec world pulse, plusieurs femmes ont eus accès à l'internet, car elles sont suivies, guidées, aidées et soutenues par les autres de bonne volonté et aussi elles sont entrains de palper de leur propre doigts et font la saisie eux même. Ce qu’elles bénéficient en même temps d'une formation qui est pour eux d'une importance capitale. Grâce à cela, elles expriment leurs sentiments, souhaits et même exposent leurs problèmes liés au genre. Chez nous en RDC pour naviguer seulement 15 minutes il faut 500FC, alors quand on fait une heure il faut 2000FC, pauvre femmes que nous sommes, avec ce 2000FC nous comptons manger ce jour là, alors on se dit, si une fois on part à l’internet avec ça, ce jour là les enfants vont dormir le ventre creux.
Avec tous cela ; Permettez – moi de glorifier le bon Dieu qui nous a mis en contact avec Maman Grace Neema et son Mari, qui nous a aidées et nous a données l’opportunité d’être connecter sur notre cher site web World Pulse, avec cette formation les femmes trouvent la solution à leur lacunes, et sont enlever de l’ignorance. Grand merci aux personnes qui de loin ou de près ont contribués à ce PROJET en fin que les femmes se développent d’avantage et surtout s’exprimer aux autres femmes du monde entier.
Que Dieu vous comble la bénédiction et le courage en fin ce Projet dure et que les femmes de notre Pays se retrouvent là de dans.

English translation by PulseWire member MsCadet

In our country, DRC, even at the time where I’m telling this tale, there exist women who have never seen computers, nor do they know how they look or function. The Internet, we do not speak of it, and especially because it’s inaccessible to all. With world pulse, many women now have access to the Internet as they are guided, aided, and supported by those of goodwill. They can feel it with their own fingers and also also seize it themselves. What they also benefit from at the same time is a training that is of crucial importance for them. Thanks to this, they can express their thoughts, wishes, and even expose their problems on gender issues.

In our country, to browse the web for 15 minutes, you must have 500 FC (.52 USD). Therefore, if you spend an hour, you must have 2000 FC (2.09 USD). As poor women, with 2000 FC, we can eat for that day. So we tell ourselves, if we use that money for the net, our child will head to bed on an empty stomach. With all of this, allow me to praise God who granted us contact with Mother Grace Neema and her husband who have helped us and given us an opportunity to access World Pulse’s website. With this training, women have found solutions to their troubles and have been raised out of ignorance. A big thank you to people from afar or near who have contributed to this project so that women can gain an advantage and as well express themselves to other women around the world. May God fill you with blessings and courage so that this project can last and that women of our country can find themselves included in it.

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TRANSLATION

In our country, DRC, even at the time where I’m telling this tale, there exist women who have never seen computers, nor do they know how they look or function. The Internet, we do not speak of it, and especially because it’s inaccessible to all. With world pulse, many women now have access to the Internet as they are guided, aided, and supported by those of goodwill. They can feel it with their own fingers and also also seize it themselves. What they also benefit from at the same time is a training that is of crucial importance for them. Thanks to this, they can express their thoughts, wishes, and even expose their problems on gender issues.

In our country, to browse the web for 15 minutes, you must have 500 FC (.52 USD). Therefore, if you spend an hour, you must have 2000 FC (2.09 USD). As poor women, with 2000 FC, we can eat for that day. So we tell ourselves, if we use that money for the net, our child will head to bed on an empty stomach. With all of this, allow me to praise God who granted us contact with Mother Grace Neema and her husband who have helped us and given us an opportunity to access World Pulse’s website. With this training, women have found solutions to their troubles and have been raised out of ignorance. A big thank you to people from afar or near who have contributed to this project so that women can gain an advantage and as well express themselves to other women around the world. May God fill you with blessings and courage so that this project can last and that women of our country can find themselves included in it.

melanief7's picture

Thank you for sharing Anuarite

It is so incredibly wonderful to be able to connect with you in this way. Thank you again for sharing your feelings. I am very thankful that you have such a wonderful person who helps you access the internet so that you can share your story. It is important for women to be able to voice their opinions and thoughts. Please stay strong and know that there are other women in the world who are thinking of you and wishing you happiness and peace.

Chère Anuarite,

Un grand merci aussi à toi ma soeur. Pour vous ouvrent la voie à tous les Shujaa Mama est de naviguer sur Internet, apprendre à utiliser la plate-forme World Pulse, et à soumettre leurs histoires de la campagne. C'est un privilège de se connecter avec ces courageux, déterminés, les femmes audacieuses du Congo. Je crois que c'est grâce à votre leadership croissante que le Congo sera un jour connaître la paix, et les femmes vivront sans crainte. J'ai eu le privilège de passer beaucoup de temps ici aux Etats-Unis avec notre Neema sœur, et elle a partagé de nombreuses histoires sur ce que la vie si comme pour les femmes à Bukavu, et le niveau d'engagement et la sagesse qui existe au sein de ce groupe de Mama Shujaa de . En lisant vos histoires, de voir vos beaux visages, et connecter vos voix pour le monde me donne une grande joie et d'inspiration pour faire partie de ce mouvement à vos côtés. Continuez d'écrire, continuer à parler de mes sœurs, nous sommes avec vous!

En toute solidarité,
Jade

Dearest Anuarite,

Many thanks go also to you my sister. For you are leading the way for all Mama Shujaa's to navigate the Internet, learn how to use the World Pulse platform, and submit their stories for the campaign. It is a privilege to connect with such courageous, determined, bold women from Congo. I believe that it is through your rising leadership that Congo will one day know peace, and women will live free from fear. I have had the privilege of spending much time here in the United States with our sister Neema, and she has shared many stories about what life if like for women in Bukavu, and the level of commitment and wisdom that exists within this group of Mama Shujaa's. Reading your stories, seeing your beautiful faces, and connecting your voices to the world gives me great joy and inspiration to be a part of this movement by your side. Keep writing, keep speaking out my sisters, we are with you!

In solidarity,
Jade

Beverly Rose's picture

Dear Anuarite, Thank you for

Dear Anuarite,

Thank you for allowing us a glimpse into your world and for having the courage to share your story and help other women share theirs. The internet is such an incredible tool and many of us take it for granted, myself included. I believe that as women find their voices, the world changes. May we all have the courage to speak our truth!

In peace,
Beverly

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