Introducing myself and my journal: Introducing myself and my journal: Khwendo Jirga

Posted December 14, 2014 from Pakistan

About Me: My Name is Tabassum and I am the leader of the first ever women Jirga in the history of Pakistan. Please find attached a presentation/pictorial profile of KHWENDO JIRGA - The Sisters Council . We the women members of the Jirga would like to make a request to kindly provide an opportunity to these unsung heroes of the women Jirga an opportunity to learn from your prestigious organization and promote our work and let the world know about the great efforts that are made by these unsung heroes who are challenging the patriarchy of the Pashtun Society. Tabassum has also been awarded the best Human Defenders Award 2013.

My Passions: Strive for Change

My Challenges: Equality

My Vision for the Future: I envisions a progressive and sustainable society, wherein all women live peacefully and with dignity, enjoying social, political , and economic equality as well as the right to livelihood, freedom of expression, religion and equal opportunity

My Areas of Expertise: Human Rights

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  • Sarvina Kang
    Dec 14, 2014
    Dec 14, 2014

    Welcome to Pulsewire!

    I’m so glad and excited to see you in our community! Thanks so much for joining us, you are always free to post to your journal and add comments to others posts too, this is where we can freely contribute for the betterment of women and children all over that world. Please feel free to browse through our group section and post to the groups you decided to join.....On worldpulse everything is free...just be yourself.

    Welcome again to our PulseWire Community and I look forward to seeing you more in here!

  • Kika Katchunga
    Dec 16, 2014
    Dec 16, 2014

    Welcome to our global community. It's so good to have you with us. Here you will find the other person who raises their powerful voices among shares their dream and their vision .Either as free as the door is wide open for you also positions your newspaper and your comment. Again the Welcome

  • Fatima Waziri - Azi
    Dec 18, 2014
    Dec 18, 2014

    Hey there Tabassum! Welcome to Worldpulse community! You are now part of a thriving network of grassroots women leaders and supporters from more than 190 countries. 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.

  • Tabassum
    Dec 19, 2014
    Dec 19, 2014

  • Yvette Warren
    Feb 22, 2015
    Feb 22, 2015

    Hello, My World Pulse Sister.

    In doing a search on WP, filtered for the term “religion,” I have come upon this post.

    I am honored to be an ambassador to the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions to be held in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA in October.  As an ambassador, I am tasked with listening to the voices of others regarding religion and spiritual beliefs and practices, and taking these voices to the 80 countries and 10,000 people represented at the convocation.  The purpose of the event, held every five years, is to create harmony among the many spiritual songs sung on our shared earth.

    I firmly believe that this group needs to hear from our World Pulse community which includes voices and spiritual beliefs from 180 countries. Please review the attached links and help me to know how we can create a choir of World Pulse voices at the next parliament.

    Continue to be a blessing upon our shared earth.

    Thank you.