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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.

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, Environment and Society Think-tank

If only…!

The maternal mortality rate (MMR) is the annual number of female deaths per 100,000 live births from any cause related to or aggravated by pregnancy or its management (excluding accidental or incident … Read More»

Urine Powered Generator:“Hush Them Up! Go Girls, Don’t stop!”

My jubilant mind couldn't resist finding out more, when news broke out that a group of Nigerian school-girls presented a breakthrough urine-powered generator at an innovation fair- Maker Faire Africa, … Read More»

Woman Unleashed!

Yesterday I was limited Restricted by a patriarchal order Chauvinists spoke for me I was unheard My voice was incarcerated. Yesterday I was helpless Marginalized by stereotyped norms … Read More»

Wife Inheritance and the Rights of Women to Access, Use, Control and Manage Natural Resources

Upon the death of her husband, the predictable ‘Opo’ (wife inheritance) tradition practiced in some communities in Southwestern Nigeria took centre stage. … Read More»

The Model Woman: Even in Death, My mum Remains a Model Woman

As a girl and a daughter she is a descendant of a particular family lineage within which she grows up; and receives close tutelage. … Read More»

Opening a Gateway for Girls to Enter the Computer Field

WHEN Julia Geist was asked to draw a picture of a computer scientist last year, the 16-year-old sketched a businessman wearing glasses and a tie. … Read More»

Optimism for the Likes of Rabi and Their Local Community

Nigeria has recorded very devastating environmental and human impacts of artisanal mining activities. … Read More»

Father and Son Assaulted Affianced Lady

What is the place of a woman in marriage? Does it mean giving up one’s rights to one’s spouse, in-laws and the society in general? … Read More»

Concern For the 1 In 3 Women Without Basic Sanitation

Many who have access to adequate (accessible, decent and safe) sanitation, may not realize how auspicious they are until they listen to the dismal stories of the 1 in 3 women who lack access. … Read More»

1 in 3 Women

Time to speak up for the 1 in 3 women without a toilet (A World Toilet Day Blog by WaterAid) … Read More»

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