Get our free emagazine!

women's rights

The Heart of Cambodia

Past Gathering: World Pulse’s Inaugural Tour: February 2009

World Pulse will embark on our first-ever international tour to Cambodia to meet leading women pioneering a new future for Cambodia. Read More »

Coffee Groundswell

For generations, women coffee workers have been treated like second-class citizens. Today, they are taking on leadership roles in every sector of the industry. It’s not only creating better coffee—it’s also dramatically improving growers’ lives. Read More »

“Coffee is an industry that is both massive—it’s the second largest traded commodity after oil—and historically male-dominated.”

Association for Women in Development

Past Gathering: South Africa: The Power of Movements

Every three years, over 1,500 movers and shakers in the global women’s movement gather for a charged four days to network, collaborate, and strategize. Read More »

Afghanistan Exposed

Even with the assassination threats she faces, Malalai Joya, often called “the bravest woman in Afghanistan,” speaks out—naming warlords and telling the international community what it must do now. Read More »

“There are many more secret heroines in Afghanistan.”

Founder's Pulse

Our Oracle

In the summer of 2002, I had a pivotal dream: In it, I am standing in the center of a circle of women. Together they are a spectrum of colorful clothing: woolen robes; head wraps; animal skins; fat, beaded belts. I hear the soft rustle of fabric as the women lean in and whisper, “Yes. Go. Go!Read More »

“I heard the prophecy of the strength of womankind connected.

Sign Petition to End Rape in the Congo

Since 1996, eastern Congo has been the epicenter of the deadliest war since World War II, and it remains a place where combatants on all sides routinely use rape and sexual violence as a weapon to destroy women, families, and communities. Read More »

Donate to the Umoja Women's Group

In 1990, 15 Samburu women founded Umoja Uaso Women’s Group. Read More »

Building a New World For Women

Past Gathering: The Women’s Conference: Architects of Change

Christiane Amanpour, Cherie Blair, Cerue Konah Garlo, Condoleezza Rice, Warren Buffett, Jennifer Lopez, Bono, Gloria Steinem

You have to hand it to Maria Shriver. Read More »

Sassmaster's picture

What are your ideas for bringing women together globally to start movements using internet communications and media?

Facebook is amazing! I've found friends and family on there and think that its an amazing tool. Yet, by the feminist movement, it is highly under utilized. … Read More»

Wendy's picture

Muslim Women for Women's Rights

I stumbled across this article, and find the work that Lily Munir does, a giant step forward in creating change for future generations of Muslim girls and boys. … Read More»

Syndicate content
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