Something about me

Iffat Gill
Posted September 1, 2010 from Pakistan

About Me:Founder and CEO of ChunriChoupaal- Enabling Women Leaders

Background:A Pakistani activist and researcher currently based in Amsterdam and founder of many youth-led non-profit initiatives in Pakistan and Netherlands. Her initiative ChunriChoupaal aims to empower women through fostering ICTs. She is also the owner of Gill Nonprofit consulting which aims to help NGOs and nonprofits maximise their potential through the use of digital media. She started her career as youth activist with Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, Multan in 2003. A member of Pakistan IT Policy Working Group, her research interests include women & youth entrepreneurship, women rights, digital empowerment of women, digital literacy, and new media cultures through proliferation of ICTs in developing countries.

My Passions:To do my part if I want to see any change!

My Challenges:Many

My Vision for the Future:Empowerment of grass-root level especially women in less priviliged communities.

My Areas of Expertise:Advocacy and research

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Carri Pence
Sep 02, 2010
Sep 02, 2010

Welcome to PulseWire. You can use this site to connect to women from all over the world. This is a safe place where you can learn and teach. I look forward to hearing from you through your writings. Furthermore, you can connect with fellow neighbors to create dialogue on the grass route level.

Fariha Akhtar
Sep 10, 2010
Sep 10, 2010

Hey Iffat,

Glad to see a fellow Pakistani here and that too working in areas of my interests i.e. IT Policy, Entrepreneurship etc. I welcome you on PulseWire and look forward to reading more of your posts.

RAYEES RASHID
Sep 23, 2010
Sep 23, 2010

I was moved bcz of ur aspirations and and find complete strength in ur articles.........i vud love 2 hear more from u! do help ur nation an icon of islamic world.thanks

ShukThi
Oct 05, 2010
Oct 05, 2010

looking forward to learning more about you and your work.

ShukThi