Introducing myself and my journal: Women in decision making

Hope Mafaranga
Posted August 4, 2011 from Uganda

About Me: I am by the names of Mafaranga Hope; a Ugandan lady currently working with The New Vision, Uganda’s leading daily newspaper as a Bureau Chief based in Fort Portal town in western Uganda. I am currently studying bachelors of Mass Communication at Uganda Pentecostal University and I have eight years of experience in news writing, and gathering both in my country Uganda and overseas. I also write for Science Africa Magazine, SciDev Net, Malaria World and PlusNews online publications. I have a cross-cultural experience in journalism, management, research and advocacy. I am experienced in behavioral change communication, human rights, project planning and community mobilizations. I am a valuable team player and confident.

My Passions: making a difference in people's live

My Challenges: I dont like seeing women being taken for granted

My Vision for the Future: I want to see African women becoming independent

My Areas of Expertise: Communication and Media

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  • Fatima Waziri - Azi
    Aug 04, 2011
    Aug 04, 2011

    Hey there! Hope, 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!

  • Hope Mafaranga
    Aug 06, 2011
    Aug 06, 2011

    Thank you Fatima, i am glad to be part of this community and i will soon contribute articles . Cheers