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L'IMPORTANCE 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’) :
 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 ;
 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 ;
 Poster et envoyer des journaux ainsi que commenter ceux des autres ;
 Rechercher et créer des amitiés avec les autres. aujourd’hui, je suis devenu l’amie de plusieurs personnes ;
 Participer à des discussions en ligne ;
 Partager mes informations à l’aide de diverses langues communes ;
 Faire la traduction des différents journaux en vue de bien comprendre ce que les autres dire ;
 Savoir comment chercher les offres ainsi qu’écrire les besoins sur internet ;
 Me renseigner sur les questions qui sont importante pour moi, comme les questions sur la défense des droits de la femme ;
 Savoir comment protéger l’ordinateur des virus et autres parasites informatiques ;
 Savoir faire la copie des données vers le flash ;
 Rejoindre les autres groupes des scientifiques pour des sujets à traiter ;
 Envoyer et recevoir des documents, des photos, des images,….
 Savoir comment télécharger, remplir ou envoyer des documents administratifs sur internet
 Obtenir des informations administratives ou des formulaires via internet ;
 Découvrir toute les possibilités intéressantes et rapides en informatique.

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 Nancy Janus

The Internet is a collection of networks permitting intercommunication capable of sharing information. It is of primordial importance in human life because of the fact that it is the ultimate connection; a means of international sharing and easy exchanges as well as a fantastic tool and a marvelous opening onto the world. The Congo is one of the only countries in Africa that has not fully profited from the technology of the Internet.
There was a major difference in the use of the Internet between men and women because men spent a lot of time on the Internet, doing downloads, whereas women were not interested in that. But today this is not the case. The Internet has become more and more important in the social life of women who now benefit from total access to the Internet. By definition, access to the Internet is a means placed at the disposition of an individual with a view toward getting on the Internet, the use of which is very widespread and progresses more and more with it’s diffusion in the Congo, through the Mama Shujaa D.R. Congo World Pulse Center. This permits us and very probably authorizes us to access the Internet for free. When I got connected I was so delighted to be able to do it without interruption. Therefore, it’s only been two months since I’ve been connected, but I already have gained a certain competence and every day I discover many things that allow me to:

• Do searches on Google because, when I visited Cybercafés, the people who worked there did the searches for me, since I did not know how to do them. They did them with exaggerated slowness so that the minutes spread out while I paid 2000 Congolese francs per hour. But,with the resource of World Pulse, I have become expert in searches.I no longer want to go to the Cybercafés as before. Sometimes in the Internet cafés in the city of Bukavu they stole my things (purse, pen, telephone sweater…) because these places were special targets for thieves. I always had to keep a vigilant eye on my things. But in the Mama Shujaa D.R. Congo World Pulse Center of the City of Bukavu it is totally the opposite. I go there without fear or anxiety and my things are always secure.
• Get connected for free, and know how others also can be connected; to have my own email address while in the cybercafés they made me pay 1$ for that.
• Write and send journals as well as comment on those of others.
• Find and make friendships with others. Today I became friends with several people.
• Participate in online discussions;
• Share my information with the help of diverse common languages;
• Do the translation of different journals with the intent of really understanding what others are saying;
• Know how to look for offers together with writing needs on the Internet;
• Educate myself on issues that are important for me, like the issues of the defense of the rights of women;
• Know how to protect the computer from viruses or other computer parasites;
• Know how to copy data onto a flash drive;
• Get together with other groups of scientists for subjects to discuss;
• Send and receive documents, photos, images,…
• Know how to download, fill out, or send administrative documents on the Internet;
• Obtain administrative data or forms via Internet;
• Uncover all the speedy and interesting possibilities on computer.

I congratulate Maman NEEMA who decided to implement the network of World Pulse in the DRC so that Congolese women could make up for their delay on the Internet.
Maman, I salute your distinguished courage as well as your desire to have brought such a network to the Congo, most specifically to Sud- Kivu in the city of Bukavu. I am totally comfortable with that network and that is the reason that I must avow that I could no longer pass by the Internet because it entirely makes up a part of my daily life.
I believe that the World Pulse network has everything that I need to be satisfied. I will stay connected to it because it holds my attention. Today, that connection becomes one of my most preferred preoccupations on this earth because it is so impressive to me.
As a dream: with this connection I dream of also connecting my sisters, my children, as well as all my descendants, so that together we will be able to develop a defense for the rights of women that are in danger.

Invitation: I invite other girls and women to come and see what we’re doing within our Mama Shujaa D.R. Congo World Pulse Center, situated in the DRC, specifically in the City of Bukavu, Commune of Ibanda. Unfortunately I do not have a private computer allowing me to practice in the house but I will need one.
Recommendation:
*I would hope that there could be a significant number of computers in the Mama Shujaa D.R. Congo World Pulse Center because it is so interesting.
* also that we might multiply this center into all the communes of the City of Bukavu, and later in the territories so that all the Local Communities might also benefit from it.

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Nancy Janus's picture

Votre journal

Chère Noella,

Je suis tres heureuse de lire votre journal et d’apprenre a quell point l’Internet vous sert. C’est tellement interessant que vous imaginez les possibilités de cette communication pour defender les droits des femmes dans la RDC. Je pense que ce que vous écrivez sera une inspiration pour beaucoup d’autres femmes!

Bien à vous,

Nancy

Noella Neema's picture

Nous disons aussi merci pour

Nous disons aussi merci pour votre courage de nous lire car nous cherchons a inspirer d'autres femmes du monde entier.

Noella Neema

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Translation

The Internet is a collection of networks permitting intercommunication capable of sharing information. It is of primordial importance in human life because of the fact that it is the ultimate connection; a means of international sharing and easy exchanges as well as a fantastic tool and a marvelous opening onto the world. The Congo is one of the only countries in Africa that has not fully profited from the technology of the Internet.
There was a major difference in the use of the Internet between men and women because men spent a lot of time on the Internet, doing downloads, whereas women were not interested in that. But today this is not the case. The Internet has become more and more important in the social life of women who now benefit from total access to the Internet. By definition, access to the Internet is a means placed at the disposition of an individual with a view toward getting on the Internet, the use of which is very widespread and progresses more and more with it’s diffusion in the Congo, through the Mama Shujaa D.R. Congo World Pulse Center. This permits us and very probably authorizes us to access the Internet for free. When I got connected I was so delighted to be able to do it without interruption. Therefore, it’s only been two months since I’ve been connected, but I already have gained a certain competence and every day I discover many things that allow me to:

• Do searches on Google because, when I visited Cybercafés, the people who worked there did the searches for me, since I did not know how to do them. They did them with exaggerated slowness so that the minutes spread out while I paid 2000 Congolese francs per hour. But,with the resource of World Pulse, I have become expert in searches.I no longer want to go to the Cybercafés as before. Sometimes in the Internet cafés in the city of Bukavu they stole my things (purse, pen, telephone sweater…) because these places were special targets for thieves. I always had to keep a vigilant eye on my things. But in the Mama Shujaa D.R. Congo World Pulse Center of the City of Bukavu it is totally the opposite. I go there without fear or anxiety and my things are always secure.
• Get connected for free, and know how others also can be connected; to have my own email address while in the cybercafés they made me pay 1$ for that.
• Write and send journals as well as comment on those of others.
• Find and make friendships with others. Today I became friends with several people.
• Participate in online discussions;
• Share my information with the help of diverse common languages;
• Do the translation of different journals with the intent of really understanding what others are saying;
• Know how to look for offers together with writing needs on the Internet;
• Educate myself on issues that are important for me, like the issues of the defense of the rights of women;
• Know how to protect the computer from viruses or other computer parasites;
• Know how to copy data onto a flash drive;
• Get together with other groups of scientists for subjects to discuss;
• Send and receive documents, photos, images,…
• Know how to download, fill out, or send administrative documents on the Internet;
• Obtain administrative data or forms via Internet;
• Uncover all the speedy and interesting possibilities on computer.

I congratulate Maman NEEMA who decided to implement the network of World Pulse in the DRC so that Congolese women could make up for their delay on the Internet.
Maman, I salute your distinguished courage as well as your desire to have brought such a network to the Congo, most specifically to Sud- Kivu in the city of Bukavu. I am totally comfortable with that network and that is the reason that I must avow that I could no longer pass by the Internet because it entirely makes up a part of my daily life.
I believe that the World Pulse network has everything that I need to be satisfied. I will stay connected to it because it holds my attention. Today, that connection becomes one of my most preferred preoccupations on this earth because it is so impressive to me.
As a dream: with this connection I dream of also connecting my sisters, my children, as well as all my descendants, so that together we will be able to develop a defense for the rights of women that are in danger.

Invitation: I invite other girls and women to come and see what we’re doing within our Mama Shujaa D.R. Congo World Pulse Center, situated in the DRC, specifically in the City of Bukavu, Commune of Ibanda. Unfortunately I do not have a private computer allowing me to practice in the house but I will need one.
Recommendation:
*I would hope that there could be a significant number of computers in the Mama Shujaa D.R. Congo World Pulse Center because it is so interesting.
* also that we might multiply this center into all the communes of the City of Bukavu, and later in the territories so that all the Local Communities might also benefit from it.

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We say thank you for your

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We say thank you for your

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Noella Neema

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