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! »

Maureen Agena

About Me: 

Maureen is a Citizen Journalist, new media enthusiast and trainer. She is the information officer for Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET),a non-governmental organization whose Mission is to promote and support the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) among women and women organizations in Uganda.
She currently moderates the dgroup for Citizen Journalists in Uganda. Maureen holds a bachelor of science with honors in Information Technology, and is currently perusing a Master of Science in Information systems. Her passion for new media and community development earned her an opportunity to work as a REMOTE intern for the ICT and Innovation programme at The technical centre of Agriculture and rural cooperation ACP-EU (CTA), Netherlands.

My Passions: 
ICT4D
My Challenges: 
High costs of internet.
My Vision for the Future: 
To see more Young people use ICTs for development.
My Areas of Expertise: 
web2.0forDev, Technology4development, Access4Dev
My Languages: 
English, Luo

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