Introducing myself and my journal: Using creative arts and skill building to engage families and communities in CVE, promote women's economic empowerment and prevention of GBV

Posted March 1, 2013 from Cameroon
Christelle Bay

My Passions:I am passionate Community service andleading initiatives in rural communities that:

1. Promote girls education/leadership development,address gender based violence in and around schools using debates, dramas, songs and training

2.promote economic empowerment of women in rural communities especially in sustainable agriculture

3. Promote religious and cultural tolerance in communities using drama, poetry/spoken word and the unifying power of music

My Vision for the Future: As an African woman, I dream of a continent made up of peaceful and tolerant communities where every woman’s voice is heard and their rights respected, where women aretakingaction for and leading innovative and untested ideas for positive social change

My Areas of Expertise: Education promotion,Gender based violence, peace building, sustainable agriculture

How to Get Involved

Mobilizing resources to sustain initiatives, volunteering on the ground to train women and girls on leadership development and life skills, promote our creative arts programs

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Mistelle Montague
Mar 01, 2013
Mar 01, 2013

Welcome :) it sounds like you've come to the right place. Somewhere you can join with others in standing up and making our voices heard. I encourage you to take a look at the getting started guide for more information as to what world pulse has to offer. Its great to have you. Mistelle

Fatima Waziri - Azi
Mar 04, 2013
Mar 04, 2013

Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

Mar 04, 2013
Mar 04, 2013

I am really so excited being a part of PulseWire. Looking forward to my time with new online friends. Together, we can create change by being the change we love to see in our world...Thanks