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Digital Empowerment Toolkit Now Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits aim to provide the resources you need to advance your social change work.

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Where should I post my story?
In your personal journal on PulseWire. Do not post in the Voices of Our Future Group. This Group is reserved for weekly assignments, updates, and questions.

When is the assignment due?
The assignment must be posted to your journal by Tuesday March 31, 2009 at 11:59pm HST (Honolulu Standard Time). is a great website to find out what time this is where you are.

What should I title my article?
Your title must be labeled as:
"VOF Week 2: (your title)".
You will place your own title in the parentheses (title).

Can I write my story in my native language?
At this time we are unable to read assignments in all languages. The primary language for submission is English. However, if your language is represented in our translation tool, our Listeners can use it to read your application. To find out, locate the "Translate Page" box on the top right of the page. If your language is there, you may write in your native language.

We look forward to welcoming many more languages in the future!

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Voices of Our Future Application: Week Two

Personal Stories

Week Two tells the story of World Pulse alongside your story. The learning materials include an introduction to World Pulse's history, our core values that shape our daily work and vision for the future, and our unique editorial cycle.


Tell your personal story. Describe the journey that led you to our community and inspired you to apply for Voices of Our Future. How does this journey fit into your personal vision?

  • Your story should be less than 500 words.
  • Post your article in your personal journal on PulseWire by Tuesday, March 31, 2009 at 11:59pm HST.
  • Your title must be labeled as, "VOF Week 2: (your title)." You will place your own title in the parentheses (Your Title).

Questions? Please check the Frequently Asked Questions to the right.

Learning Outcomes

During this week, I will learn:

Program Partners and Sponsors

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

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

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

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative