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TRANSITION DE CHÔMAGE AU TRAVAIL

Auparavant j’ai travaillé dans une ONG qui est « LA VOIX DE SANS VOIX NI LIBERTE » comme formatrice en Informatique, des femmes vulnérables et des catégories différentes des personnes (femmes, filles, garçons, papas). Les femmes violées étaient traumatisées et il fallait les détraumatisés avec des conseils psychologiques pour qu’elles soient intégrées dans la société en créant les activités génératrices des revenues (AGR), la médiation familiale pour qui est l’attente dans la famille de la victime. En effet, j’ai consenti ma force pour le développement de ma communauté, j’avais constaté un jour mon hiérarchie prenait mes élèves, en leur donnant des postes élevés plus que moi la formatrice parce qu’elles ont exécuté sa demande. J’avais vraiment aidé les femmes a bien assimilé la technologie pour qu’elles ne soient pas seulement consommateur mais aussi productifs ; la mort de notre chef avait perturbé toutes choses dans l’organisation, nous étions bloqués avec le nouveau mécanisme de travail de nouveau chef ne permettait pas le fonctionnement en bon édit forme de la plate forme de code de travail. Chasser les agents au service sans notification. Je n’avais pas croisé les bras et je branchais mes idées dans les autres domaines parce que j’avais fais plusieurs formations, sans se décourager, persévérante, nous étions aussi impayé pendant plusieurs mois. J’avais réclamé mes arriérées de 7 mois, j’étais chassé de service, je ne me suis pas tu ; j’avais transféré cette affaire à la juste pour la dénonciation que l’employeur avait commis à mon égard de n’avoir pas respecter mes droits et la situation était décantée par le Président de Conseil d’Administration en payant toutes mes arriérées et la résiliation de contrat était au mois de septembre dont le 20/09/2013. Je passais un temps sans emploi mais je brossais dure toujours en faisant de recherche des personnes qui veulent apprendre la nouvelle technologie, je trouvais les gens qui avaient leurs ordinateurs chez eux et ils me payaient, la vie continuée de cette façon. Un jour, j’étais croisé avec Mr. EZECHIEL qui fut l’ex-chargé de programme du centre mama shujaa m’avait intéressé ce que le centre fait et je n’avais pas hésité ; j’étais dans la boite en apprenant comment travailler avec l’outil internet qui est notre catalyseur et j’ai appris comment poster des journaux dans le site WORLD PULSE, j’ai appris le métier de journalisme sans formation, vraiment ça m’a ouvert l’esprit de réflexion pour m’approcher des autres dans le monde féminisme et les difficultés racontés étaient manque des frais de transport, tanôt je faisais pied jusqu’au centre pour poster mon journal. Après un temps j’’étais dans le centre mama shujaa comme journalière formatrice en informatique pour former les femmes, filles, je recevais 2000 FC pour le frais de transport. Et la responsable du centre dont Madame Neema NAMADAMU avait apprécié mon courage et l’assiduité du travail et j’étais engagée comme formatrice en Informatique en qualité de formatrice en Informatique, je la doit beaucoup de respect et c’est depuis 07/02/2014. Avec la grâce de Dieu, nous ferons des exploits.

English translation by community member Nancy Janus

THE TRANSITION FROM UNEMPLOYMENT TO WORK

Formerly I worked in an NGO called “The Voice of those without Voice or Freedom” as a digital trainer for vulnerable women and different groups of people (women, girls, boys, fathers). Women who had been raped were traumatized and needed to be detraumatised through psychological counseling so that they could be reintegrated into society and performing generative activities (AGR.) There was also need for family mediation for those remaining in the victim’s family. In fact, I put my energy into the development of my community and I found my priority was taking my students and giving them positions more elevated than mine as trainer because they asked for it. I had truly helped the women to master digital technology so that they would not only be consumers but also producers of information, The death of our director had messed up everything in the organization. We were held up by the work procedures of the new director not allowing us to function well according to the former work code. Firing service workers without warning. I didn’t just cross my arms and I persevered and turned my ideas in other directions without getting discouraged because I had been trained in several areas. We were also not paid for several months. I demanded my back salary of 7 months and I was fired. I didn’t keep quiet; I transferred this matter to court for the denunciation that had been committed by not having respected my rights and the situation was handled by the President of the Administrative Council by paying all my back salary and the restoration of my contract that was good until September 20, 2013. I spent a while unemployed but I always hung tight while hunting for people wanting to learn the new technology. I found people who had computers in their homes and they paid me, so my life continued in that way. One day I crossed paths with Mr. Ezechiel who was the former program director for the Maman Shujaa Center. He interested me in what the center was doing and I didn’t hesitate; I was in a box learning digital tools with the Internet which is our catalyst and I learned how to post journals through World Pulse. I learned the work of journalism without formal training and truly that opened my spirit of reflection to approach others in the feminist world The difficulty was lack of transportation money, so I walked to the Center to post my journal. After awhile I was in the Maman Shujaa Center daily as a trainer to train the women and girls in information technology. I received 2000 Congolese Francs for transportation fares. And the director of the Center, Madam Neema Namadamu valued my courage and hard work and I was hired as official trainer in information technology as of February 7, 2014. As such, I owe her much respect. With God’s help we will accomplish a lot.

Comments

Edka's picture

Bravo!

Chère Brigitte,
Bravo et félicitations. Oui nous ferons des exploits car c'est Lui seul ... un vrai réconfort de savoir qu'il y a des femmes déterminées comme Neema, vous et les autres évidemment, qui n'abandonnent pas facilement la course vers le développement de soi. Je suis très touchée par votre récit.
Bon continuation!
Cdt,

Edith

Mauwa Brigitte's picture

Merci beaucoup

Salut Edth Kalanzi,

Pour l'attention que vous porté sur moi et je suis fière de vous parce que chaque fois vous commenté mon journal c'est vraiment important, Vous êtes la femme qui aime le changement et qui ne recule jamais devant un obstacle mais il faut vaincre et éviter la peur. Notre cheval de bataille c'est de trouvé une opportunité pour vaincre le chômage qui est notre ennemis principale. Dès nous même, c'est encore difficile, il nécessite la participation des uns des autres pour l'accomplissement de nos rêves.

Brigitte

Nancy Janus's picture

J'ai traduit votre journal

Brigitte,

J'ai traduit votre journal en anglais. C'est un journal très intéressant parce que c'est votre propre histoire. C'est vrai que vous avez du courage. Les femmes du Centre Maman Shujaa ont de la chance d'avoir une telle personne comme formatrice.

Bien à vous,

Nancy

Mauwa Brigitte's picture

Merci NACY

Nacy,
Vous êtes formidable pour votre encouragement et je suis encore poussée à faire bien que ça et être un jour dans le rand de Learders puissant du monde.

Brigitte

Nancy Janus's picture

Translation

THE TRANSITION FROM UNEMPLOYMENT TO WORK

Formerly I worked in an NGO called “The Voice of those without Voice or Freedom” as a digital trainer for vulnerable women and different groups of people (women, girls, boys, fathers). Women who had been raped were traumatized and needed to be detraumatised through psychological counseling so that they could be reintegrated into society and performing generative activities (AGR.) There was also need for family mediation for those remaining in the victim’s family. In fact, I put my energy into the development of my community and I found my priority was taking my students and giving them positions more elevated than mine as trainer because they asked for it. I had truly helped the women to master digital technology so that they would not only be consumers but also producers of information, The death of our director had messed up everything in the organization. We were held up by the work procedures of the new director not allowing us to function well according to the former work code. Firing service workers without warning. I didn’t just cross my arms and I persevered and turned my ideas in other directions without getting discouraged because I had been trained in several areas. We were also not paid for several months. I demanded my back salary of 7 months and I was fired. I didn’t keep quiet; I transferred this matter to court for the denunciation that had been committed by not having respected my rights and the situation was handled by the President of the Administrative Council by paying all my back salary and the restoration of my contract that was good until September 20, 2013. I spent a while unemployed but I always hung tight while hunting for people wanting to learn the new technology. I found people who had computers in their homes and they paid me, so my life continued in that way. One day I crossed paths with Mr. Ezechiel who was the former program director for the Maman Shujaa Center. He interested me in what the center was doing and I didn’t hesitate; I was in a box learning digital tools with the Internet which is our catalyst and I learned how to post journals through World Pulse. I learned the work of journalism without formal training and truly that opened my spirit of reflection to approach others in the feminist world The difficulty was lack of transportation money, so I walked to the Center to post my journal. After awhile I was in the Maman Shujaa Center daily as a trainer to train the women and girls in information technology. I received 2000 Congolese Francs for transportation fares. And the director of the Center, Madam Neema Namadamu valued my courage and hard work and I was hired as official trainer in information technology as of February 7, 2014. As such, I owe her much respect. With God’s help we will accomplish a lot.

Mauwa Brigitte's picture

Thank you so much

Dear nancy?
thank you very much for having kindly read my newspaper and translated. I rely on your courage and patience your attention was focused on me.

Brigitte

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