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Introducing myself and my journal: Media from Gender Perspective

About Me:
I am an Ethiopian living ,studied and working in Ethiopia. Currently I am an Editor with the Ethiopian Herald and English daily. I hold MA in Gender Studies ,BA in Journalism and communications and Diploma in Law from Addis Ababa University. The last 12 years, I worked as a Deputy Editor -in- Chief, Programme head for an International NGO,a Public Relation and Liaison officer,Translator,senior reporter, reporter, a teacher, on regular and volunteer basis. As a journalist my work focus around children, Health,Education Environment,Human Rights, and good governance ,among others. But my specialty is gender. I been producing articles for the weekly gender perspective column that aimed at creating awareness ,informing and educating women and the public about gender issues and gender minastreaming. In addition to empower women and be a voice to the voiceless. I also have experience working for International NGOs that specialized in women ( Aid) and children (Adoption) helped me to know the challenges they face and needed to be addressed. I also had the chance to attend workshops and meetings around Journalism and gender related issues in and out of my country.

My Passions:
Journalsim

My Challenges:
living and workinmg in a country where Jounalism is at its infancy and a patriarchal society

My Vision for the Future:
To own my own newspaper that promotes women

My Areas of Expertise:
gender

Comments

Nusrat Ara's picture

Dear friend, Welcome to

Dear friend,

Welcome to PulseWire! You are now part of a thriving community of women from all parts of the world. See the PulseWire Getting Started Guide to learn more about networking in our community: http://www.worldpulse.com/pulsewire/about/guide

Please explore the site to meet the women and also find the groups of your interest.

I look forward to hearing your voice in the community!

In friendship,

Nusrat

Meskrem Lemma's picture

Thank you

Dear Nursat,

Thank you very much for the welcome. I am looking forward to meet more of you and contribute my share.
In frendship
Meskerem

meski

Paulina Lawsin's picture

Hi Meskrem! Welcome to

Hi Meskrem! Welcome to WorldPulse. Your credentials are amazing. Your experience in working with NGOs and wiring about women and gender issues will bring in additional resource to this community.

Let me tell you that your dream of producing your own newspaper that promotes women is highly attainable. Start with the tools available on social media.

Would like to hear more about you. Let's keep in touch.

Meskrem Lemma's picture

TNX

Dear Paulina, Thanks for the welcome and encouraging words. I look forward to contribute something too.
Regards,
Meskerem

meski

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

Meskrem Lemma's picture

Thank you

Dear Fatima,
Thanks for the warm welcome.I am sure I will use the resources very well.
regards,
meskerem

meski

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