Gertrude Pswarayi

Joined Feb 2009
  • Voices of Our Future 2009
  • Advanced Digital Changemaker
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About Me

I am a feminist, blogger and a freelance journalist who advances the rights of women and girls using communication and the media. I work with marginalised and vulnerable groups at grassroots level. I am passionate about information and communication technologies (ICTs) and I strongly believe that the effective use of ICTs is the missing piece in advancing human rights and other fundamental freedoms.
I hold a Bachelor of Science Honors degree in Journalism and Media studies and Certificates in Citizen Journalism and Web 2.0 and Proposal Writing, Theatre Directing and Study Cirlce Methodologies.
I have experience in using the media for profile building, awareness raising and advocacy. Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) To master KNOWLEDGE which determine one's competitive position Information and Communication

My Vision

A world where women's rights are human rights

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Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Taking the bull by its horns - 16 Days of Activism! 16 Actions steps Dec 12, 2012 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on CCCD join hands with local police in GBV campaigns….16 Days of Activism! Action Step 7 Dec 11, 2012 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on A stitch in time saves nine May 09, 2012 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Communal farmers set to restore Zimbabwe’s bread basket status Nov 21, 2011 Gertrude Pswarayi loved ‘Solar Dollars’ - A Sustainable Form of Wealth Aug 22, 2011 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Discovering myself Aug 02, 2011 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Introducing myself and my journal: Standing up for myself Jul 29, 2011 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Introducing myself and my journal: The power within Jul 26, 2011 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Zambian Chiefs to Visit ACHM to learn about Land Restoration May 26, 2011 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Mobile Technologies bring luster to women in Bulawayo Mar 31, 2011 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Introducing myself and my journal: A Diamond in the Ruff Jan 14, 2011 Gertrude Pswarayi loved Building and recognising communication rights Oct 20, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Protecting girls online_VAW and girls Sep 23, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Zimbabwes future Sep 01, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Women'sNet Jun 21, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Gay rights activists arrestd May 28, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Organisation trains Women who have Sex with Women to use Digital Stories May 10, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Empowering women as a means to ending poverty Apr 07, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on My Ideal World Apr 07, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on Digital storytelling Mar 09, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on A personal story from a Lesbian Mar 03, 2010 Gertrude Pswarayi commented on My First Empowerment Workshop Feb 28, 2010