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LA REPRESENTATIVITE DE L'INTERNET POUR MOI

L’internet est une collection de réseaux permettant une intercommunication, capable de partager les informations. Il représente une importance primordiale dans la vie de l’homme par le fait qu’il est le réseau de réseaux ; un moyen de partage internationalisé et des échanges faciles ainsi qu’un outil fantastique et une formidable ouverture sur le monde.
Le Congo est l’un des seuls pays d’Afrique qui ne profitait pas encore pleinement de l’exploitation des technologies d’internet. il y avait une nette différence d’utilisation d’internet entre les hommes et les femmes car, les hommes s’occupaient fortement de l’internet, en faisant des téléchargements, alors que les femmes ne s’intéressaient pas plus de ce dernier. Mais aujourd’hui, c’est ne pas le cas suite à l’utilisation de l’internet qui prend une part de plus en plus importante dans la vie sociale de la femme, qui profite déjà d’un accès total à l’internet.
Par définition, l’accès à l’internet étant une désignation des moyens mis à la disposition d’un particulier en vue d’accéder à l’internet, l’utilisation de ce dernier est très répandue et progresse davantage avec sa diffusion au Congo, par le biais du Centre World Pulse Maman Shujaa D.R Congo, qui nous permet et qui nous autorise très probablement d’accéder gratuitement à l’internet ; à tel enseigne que, lorsque je m’y suis branchée, j’étais tellement ravis de continuer à y fréquenter et cela, sans interruption.
Ainsi, il n’y a que deux mois depuis que je me suis connecter, mais j’ai déjà une certaine compétence largement acquise, et je découvre tous les jours un tas de choses, qui me permet déjà de (d’) :
1. Mener des recherches sur Google car, lorsque je fréquentais les Cybercafés, ce sont les gens qui y travaillaient qui menaient des recherches pour moi, parce que j’étais ignorante dans la matière.
Ils les faisaient avec une certaine lenteur exagéré, de telle sorte que les minutes s’épuisaient inutilement, avec comme souhait que je paye plus. Pourtant, ils me faisaient payer 2000 Franc Congolais par heure.
Mais, avec le réseau World Pulse je suis devenu expert dans la recherche, je ne veux plus aux Cybercafés comme au paravant. Parfois, dans ces Internet Cafés de la Ville de Bukavu on me volait mes affaires (sac, stylo, téléphone, tricot,…) car, ces lieux sont des cibles privilégiés des voleurs. J’étais obligé de garder toujours un œil vigilant sur mes affaires. Mais, dans le Centre World Pulse Maman Shujaa D.R Congo de la Ville de Bukavu, c’est tout à fait le contraire. J’y vais sans peur ni crainte, et mes affaires sont toujours en sécurité ;
2. Me connecter gratuitement et savoir comment les autres peuvent être connecté ; d’avoir mon adresse e-mail or, dans les Cybercafés, on m’obligeait de payer 1$ pou ça ;
3. Poster et envoyer des journaux ainsi que commenter ceux des autres ;
4. Rechercher et créer des amitiés avec les autres. aujourd’hui, je suis devenu l’amie de plusieurs personnes ;
5. Participer à des discussions en ligne ;
6. Partager mes informations à l’aide de diverses langues communes ;
7. Faire la traduction des différents journaux en vue de bien comprendre ce que les autres dire ;
8. Savoir comment chercher les offres ainsi qu’écrire les besoins sur internet ;
9. Me renseigner sur les questions qui sont importante pour moi, comme les questions sur la défense des droits de la femme ;
10.Savoir comment protéger l’ordinateur des virus et autres parasites informatiques ;
11. Savoir faire la copie des données vers le flash ;
12. Rejoindre les autres groupes des scientifiques pour des sujets à traiter ;
13. Envoyer et recevoir des documents, des photos, des images,….
14. Savoir comment télécharger, remplir ou envoyer des documents administratifs sur internet
15. Obtenir des informations administratives ou des formulaires via internet ;
16. Découvrir toute les possibilités intéressantes et rapides en informatique.
17. Publier tout mes travaeux universitaires sans problème et dans des bonnes conditions, nous ajouttons sur le plan économique cette connexion est très bénéfique pour toute la population de la ville de BUKAVU, mais surtout pour nous filles et femmes de cette ville, sur le plan fréquentation, il y a un nombre singificatif des femmes et filles qui sont présentes chaque jour dans la salle
Je félicite Maman NEEMA qui s’est décidé de mettre en œuvre le réseau World Pulse en RDC afin que la femme congolaise rattrape son retard sur le plan de l’internet.
Maman, je salue votre courage distingué ainsi que votre vouloir d’avoir amené une telle connexion au Congo, plus précisément au Sud-Kivu, dans la Ville de Bukavu.
Avec cette connexion, je suis à l’aise et c’est la raison pour laquelle je dois l’avouer. Je ne pourrais plus me passer d’internet car, il fait entièrement partie de mon quotidien.
Je voie que le réseau World Pulse a tout ce qu’il faut pour me satisfaire. j’y resterai connectée par le fait que ça attire mon attention. Aujourd’hui, cette connexion devient l’une de mes préoccupations les plus préférées sur cette terre car, elle est si impressionnante pour moi.
Comme rêve : avec cette connexion, je rêve de connecter aussi mes sœurs, mes enfants ainsi que toute ma descendance, afin que nous puissions ensemble développer la défense des droits de la femme qui sont en danger.
Invitation : j’invite d’autres filles et femmes de venir voir ce que nous faisons au sein de notre Centre World Pulse Maman Shujaa D.R Congo situé en RDC, plus précisément dans la Ville de Bukavu, Commune d’Ibanda. Malheureusement, je n’ai pas un Ordinateur privé pouvant me permettre de faire des exercices à la maison, pourtant j’en aurais besoin.
Recommandation :
• je prierais qu’il y ait un nombre important d’Ordinateurs dans le Centre World Pulse Maman Shujaa D.R Congo car, c’est très intéressant ;
• aussi, qu’on puisse multiplier ce Centre dans toutes les Communes de la Ville de Bukavu, et plus tard, dans nos territoires, pour que les Communautés Locales puissent aussi en profiter.

English translation by community member bikesu

The Representation of Internet for Me

Internet is a collection of networks that allow intercommunication, and the sharing of information. It represents a primordial importance in the life of man because it is a the network of networks, a way to share internationally and to make easy exchanges that is a fantastic tool and a formidable eye opener.

Congo is among the few African countries that did not benefit from the technology of Internet. There was a distinct difference between the usage of internet by men and women because men are strongly interested in using the internet for downloading things, and women weren’t interested as much in such things. Today, women have complete access to the Internet and it is now different since Internet usage has become more and more important in the social life of women.

By definition, access to internet refers to the means by which an individual accesses the internet, a usage that has become more widespread in the Congo, via the Maman Shujaa Media Center in Bukavu, DRC, which gives us free access to internet; so much that since my first time at the center, I am so happy to continue going non stop.

Even though I have been connecting to the internet for only 2 months, I have already acquired a certain number of skills, and I discovered all sorts of different things every day that enable me to:

1) Search through Google by myself, because before I needed help from the staff of the cybercafés I visited, because I didn’t have any knowledge on the subject. And these people use to take their time to help me since they wanted me to pay more. They had me pay 2000 Congolese francs per hour. However, with the World Pulse Center, I became an expert in surfing the net. I don’t go to internet cafés anymore. Sometimes, in these internet cafes in Bukavu, they steal my belongings (bag, pen, telephone, jacket…) as this place is a target for pickpockets. In the World Pulse Maman Shujaa DR Congo, it is the opposite. I go without fear and my belongings are safe. I can:

2) To connect without any charges and know how others can be connected: In the internet cafes, they used to charge me a $1 to obtain my own an email address.

3) To post and send blogs as well as commenting on others’ posts.

4) To look for and build friendships with others, I have become friends with so many people

5) To participate in discussions online

6) To share my knowledge through a variety of diverse common languages

7) To translate from different newspapers and to understand better what others say.

8) To know how to look for offers, as well as to write the needs on the internet,

9) To Investigate on questions that are important to me especially concerning women's rights

10) To know how to protect a computer from viruses and other bugs

11) To know how to copy information to the flash drive

12) To join other scientific groups in order to learn from the discussions,

13) To send and receive documents, photos, images…

14) To know how to download or to fill out and send administrative documents on the internet,

15) To obtain administrative information or forms via internet,

16) To discover all the interesting and fast possibilities in computer science,

17) To publish all my university work without any problem, in good conditions. I would like to add that the connexion is extremely beneficial for women and girls in Bukavu, in terms of social contact. Many women come to the center daily.

I congratulate Maman Neema, who decided to start this center so that Congolese women catch up what they are lagging behind in terms of internet use.

Nema, I recognize your distinguished courage and will to bring such a connection to the Congo, more precisely to South Kivu in Bukavu.

With this connection, I am more at ease and that’s why I shall admit that I cannot give up internet anymore because it makes up an important portion of my day now.

I see that the network of World Pulse has all to satisfy me. I will keep on going back there to use the internet because it gets my attention. Today, this connection is one of my favorite ways to keep myself occupied in this world; it is that inspiring for me.

My dream: With this connection I dream of connecting my sisters also, my children, and all my descendants so that we, together, can develop the defense of the women’s rights, which are in danger.

Invitation: I invite other girls and women to come see what we do here in our Maman Shujaa Center of the Republic of Congo by World Pulse, more precisely in the town of Bukavu in the Ibanda communie. Unfortunately, I do not have my own computer with which I could also practice with at home, because I do need to practice my skills.

Recommendation:

*I will pray that there will be an important amount of computers in our center, because it is very interesting,

*Also that we can open centers like this center in all the communes of Bukavu, and later on, in our territories so that local communities can also benefit from it.

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The Representation of Internet for Me

Internet is a collection of networks that allow intercommunication, and the sharing of information. It represents a primordial importance in the life of man because it is a the network of networks, a way to share internationally and to make easy exchanges that is a fantastic tool and a formidable eye opener.

Congo is among the few African countries that did not benefit from the technology of Internet. There was a distinct difference between the usage of internet by men and women because men are strongly interested in using the internet for downloading things, and women weren’t interested as much in such things. Today, women have complete access to the Internet and it is now different since Internet usage has become more and more important in the social life of women.

By definition, access to internet refers to the means by which an individual accesses the internet, a usage that has become more widespread in the Congo, via the Maman Shujaa Media Center in Bukavu, DRC, which gives us free access to internet; so much that since my first time at the center, I am so happy to continue going non stop.

Even though I have been connecting to the internet for only 2 months, I have already acquired a certain number of skills, and I discovered all sorts of different things every day that enable me to:

1) Search through Google by myself, because before I needed help from the staff of the cybercafés I visited, because I didn’t have any knowledge on the subject. And these people use to take their time to help me since they wanted me to pay more. They had me pay 2000 Congolese francs per hour. However, with the World Pulse Center, I became an expert in surfing the net. I don’t go to internet cafés anymore. Sometimes, in these internet cafes in Bukavu, they steal my belongings (bag, pen, telephone, jacket…) as this place is a target for pickpockets. In the World Pulse Maman Shujaa DR Congo, it is the opposite. I go without fear and my belongings are safe. I can:

2) To connect without any charges and know how others can be connected: In the internet cafes, they used to charge me a $1 to obtain my own an email address.

3) To post and send blogs as well as commenting on others’ posts.

4) To look for and build friendships with others, I have become friends with so many people

5) To participate in discussions online

6) To share my knowledge through a variety of diverse common languages

7) To translate from different newspapers and to understand better what others say.

8) To know how to look for offers, as well as to write the needs on the internet,

9) To Investigate on questions that are important to me especially concerning women's rights

10) To know how to protect a computer from viruses and other bugs

11) To know how to copy information to the flash drive

12) To join other scientific groups in order to learn from the discussions,

13) To send and receive documents, photos, images…

14) To know how to download or to fill out and send administrative documents on the internet,

15) To obtain administrative information or forms via internet,

16) To discover all the interesting and fast possibilities in computer science,

17) To publish all my university work without any problem, in good conditions. I would like to add that the connexion is extremely beneficial for women and girls in Bukavu, in terms of social contact. Many women come to the center daily.

I congratulate Maman Neema, who decided to start this center so that Congolese women catch up what they are lagging behind in terms of internet use.

Nema, I recognize your distinguished courage and will to bring such a connection to the Congo, more precisely to South Kivu in Bukavu.

With this connection, I am more at ease and that’s why I shall admit that I cannot give up internet anymore because it makes up an important portion of my day now.

I see that the network of World Pulse has all to satisfy me. I will keep on going back there to use the internet because it gets my attention. Today, this connection is one of my favorite ways to keep myself occupied in this world; it is that inspiring for me.

My dream: With this connection I dream of connecting my sisters also, my children, and all my descendants so that we, together, can develop the defense of the women’s rights, which are in danger.

Invitation: I invite other girls and women to come see what we do here in our Maman Shujaa Center of the Republic of Congo by World Pulse, more precisely in the town of Bukavu in the Ibanda communie. Unfortunately, I do not have my own computer with which I could also practice with at home, because I do need to practice my skills.

Recommendation:

*I will pray that there will be an important amount of computers in our center, because it is very interesting,

*Also that we can open centers like this center in all the communes of Bukavu, and later on, in our territories so that local communities can also benefit from it.

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