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! »

Women Development

Olubusola's picture


The Nigerian police have arrested two people in connection with the gang-rape of a girl posted on the internet.

Bala Hassan, the commissioner for police in Abia State, South East, Nigeria, said the two men were detained after cyber activists posted pictures and names online. … Read More»

Abia varsity gang rape video stirs nationwide rage

The Abia State University in South-East Nigeria gang rape video hit the internet on Wednesday, August 17. Since then, the rage it generated nationwide has grown by leaps and bounds. … Read More»

Woman miscarries after brutal beating by Naval ratings

A newspaper report says an official of the Nigerian Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Mrs. Obase Mordi, lost her six-week-old pregnancy after she was beaten by naval ratings. … Read More»

35% affirmative action: NCWS commends Jonathan

The National Council of Women Societies (NCWS), has commended the Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan for appointing women in his cabinet representing 31 per cent out of the 35 per cent affirmative a … Read More»

Pregnant woman shot dead in Maiduguri, Nigeria

A seven-month-old pregnant accountant with the Borno State (Northern Nigeria) Ministry of Finance was, on Thursday, shot dead and her husband injured by gunmen suspected to be members of the Boko Hara … Read More»

Beware of FATO BABY!!!

When i joined this great group i met alot of people who responded to my journal with great interest. … Read More»

Gender parity

The Nigerian Federal Government is set to ensure a drastic reduction of cases of gender disparity in the nation’s education sector. … Read More»

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