Community Update

World Pulse Toolkits Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits are all available here.

We are especially excited to share our signature Citizen Journalism and Digital Empowerment Curriculum. Start learning today!

Alice Backer

About Me: 

Back from a citizen media fact-finding trip with Global Voices in Haiti. Haitian-American blogging about Haiti at www.kiskeacity.com since 2005. Global Voices Lingua Founder and former team Leader. Formerly Francophonia Editor at Global Voices, covering French-speaking blogs of the Caribbean, Africa and Oceania. Brooklyn for Barack field organizer, New York State Democratic Primary, USA. Communications and political consultant in 2009 Gabonese presidential election. Lawyer. Managing online communications for PotoFanm+Fi.

My Passions: 
Citizen media, blogs, social media tools, online translation
My Vision for the Future: 
Optimistic
My Areas of Expertise: 
citizen and social media, online translation, legalese
My Languages: 
English, Creole, French (no seconday/primary, I speak them all the same!)

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

Mkandeh's picture

Ebola: Sierra Leoneans feel like prisoners

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

EMAGAZINE: Bridging Borders

EMAGAZINE: Bridging Borders

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative