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! »

Rachael Maddock-Hughes

About Me: 

I am a mother, wife, daughter, sister, and friend. I am a gardener and avid runner. I believe in optimism and leaps of faith and adventure. I believe that whatever you set your mind to, you can do.

I am an international community development professional specializing in gender, women's empowerment and monitoring and evaluation. I have over nine years of experience in the international community development and non-profit sectors with field work in Myanmar, Thailand, India and Afghanistan. Key experience in gender, women’s empowerment and transmedia programming; information communication technologies for development (ICT4D); program design, management and implementation; fundraising; partnership development; monitoring and evaluation; remote management; emergency humanitarian programing.

My Passions: 
Community-driven development, gender, women's empowerment, gardening, family and friends
My Vision for the Future: 
A world where every woman and girl is empowered with the tools and knowledge to follow her dreams
My Areas of Expertise: 
Program design and management; women's empowerment; monitoring and evaluation; ICT for development; community-driven development; gender; grant writing; partnership development
My Languages: 
English, French, Spanish

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