Community Update

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.

We are excited to introduce our Digital Empowerment Trainers’ Toolkit, a dynamic resource to help you bring the benefits of connecting online to women in your community. Check it out today! »

Online Community Leadership Program


Here at World Pulse, we recognize that you are leaders not only on the ground in your communities, but in our online community as well. The Community Leadership roles recognize and support leadership and initiative taken by World Pulse community members to engage online. Each role is represented by a badge, which appears on one’s profile and posts.


Vocal Contributor: Vocal Contributors are World Pulse members who lead in maintaining high levels of engagement and activity in the online community. See all Vocal Contributors »

Community Listener: Community Listeners are World Pulse members who read and comment on community journals, helping to create a thriving, interactive network. See all Community Listeners »

Welcome Committee: The World Pulse Welcome Committee is a group of amiable and attentive volunteers who serve to make new World Pulse members feel at home when they join the community. See all Welcome Committee members »

Community Translator: Community Translators are World Pulse members who lend their translation skills to community content, facilitating cross-language communication in our network. See all Community Translators »

Voices of Our Future (VOF) Correspondent: VOF Correspondents are participants in our online citizen journalism and digital empowerment training program. The number in the top right corner of the badge represents their graduation year from the training program. See all VOF Correspondents »

Voices of Our Future (VOF) Editorial Mentor: Editorial Mentors are professional journalists, bloggers and writers who guide Voices of Our Future Correspondents through the process of honing their unique voices to enable them to share their visions with a global audience. See all VOF Editorial Mentors »

Voices of Our Future (VOF) Vision Mentor: Vision Mentors are professional life coaches and mentors who support and empower correspondents to vocalize and activate their visions for change. See all VOF Vision Mentors »

World Pulse Staff: The World Pulse Staff come from a variety of backgrounds to make up a strong team committed to women's empowerment. Meet the staff here »

Additional roles are in development, so stay tuned to learn about other ways you can become a World Pulse community leader. If you would like to learn about how you can participate in current leadership opportunities, click here.

To learn more about the Voices of Our Future program, click here.

If you have any questions about the roles, please contact the World Pulse team at

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