Community Update

World Pulse Toolkits Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits are all available here.

We are especially excited to share our signature Citizen Journalism and Digital Empowerment Curriculum. Start learning today!

congo has a bright future

There is still hope for D.R.Congo if us as women stand together to preach peace from our families to the whole nation. we are able to save this nation.
If you rise and speak your mind ; put it into actions. Women ; we are the keepers of life. We are the great educators ;we can educate a whole nation;yes we can. Given a chance to prove ourselves by helping us live in peace. Allow us to show how hard we can work. I believe that if Africa and the world could be united , and be of one accord forgetting personnel interests ;just acting human to save lives of this innocent people dieing. To save the future of this children who have no idea of what's going on...
I was there once; I know how it feels to be in war when you are just a kid. Because i experienced my first war when i was 5 year old only. I was refugee; I can remember my dad caring me on his back running ;just to protect our lives.. Congo will not suffer if you join us and protest. We will all enjoy the goodness of the land that God has given us. I believe that there will be more to share if peace is restored in my country.

A bright future awaits our children because we have chosen not keep inside our hearts this burning hanger for peace; we choose to speak out loud so that the whole world will consider and do something. As human we are meant to be brother's keepers. If i suffer as a Congolese woman the world suffers. But despite all that i have hope.

Grace Bitomwa


Neema's picture

You Reveal Our Hearts

Beautiful article Grace. You convey our Hope, you speak our Minds, you reveal our Hearts, and you share the secret that will bring in the new Congo and the new world - being united, as One, and speaking into this new world all the beauty and soundness we not only envision, but are enjoying in our hearts and among one another, in some measure.

Thank you dear sister,


amymorros's picture

Bright Future

Thank you for your hope about the future of your country. You have had to endure so much and yet you are so positive. I wish you the best of luck.


irmia's picture


Keep raising your voice :)


Magazine »

Read global coverage through women's eyes

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Community »

Connect with women on the ground worldwide

CAMEROON: Forced Into Marriage at 14

CAMEROON: Forced Into Marriage at 14

Campaigns »

Be heard at influential forums

WWW: Women Weave the Web

WWW: Women Weave the Web

Programs »

Help us train women citizen journalists

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

Blog »

Read the latest from World Pulse headquarters

EMAGAZINE: Bridging Borders

EMAGAZINE: Bridging Borders

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative