My Story

© Monique Jacques

My Story: Standing Up

We've all faced situations that beg us to take a stand, to take a risk for a long range reward. World Pulse asked grassroots women leaders to write about their "Standing Up" moments. What emerged is a testament to the rising leadership of women across the world.

A Happy Day from A Simple Thing

Today, I feel happy of small thing. It was a tag on my FB wall, done by my friend after he visited the camp, an evacuation place for those who suffered of the eruption of Mt. Merapi.