Introducing myself and my journal: Women Economic Empowerment

Violet Akurut
Posted July 17, 2013 from Uganda

About Me: I am Violet Akurut Adome, in 2012 March, i was appointed by the President of the Republic of Uganda as Commissioner Uganda Human Rights Commission, besides that I am a Chairperson Katakwi Grassroots Women Development Initiative (KAWODI) a local Organization i co- founded in 2004. I am passionate about women economic empowerment and education as a tool for women Development. KAWODI is focused on economic empowerment for women, girl child education and human rights.

I want a Uganda that creates opportunities for women for national development of the country.

My Passions:Women economic empowerment

My Challenges:Financial resources to run some of the projects of the organisation

My Vision for the Future:many women in leadership positions in the country

My Areas of Expertise:Human rights, Education, HIV/AIDs

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  • Zoe
    Jul 18, 2013
    Jul 18, 2013

    There are so many women on here to begin networking with in order to achieve your vision for the future!

    Your ideas in the working group truly impressed me today! Let's stay connected!!!

  • Olanike
    Jul 18, 2013
    Jul 18, 2013

    Welcome to World Pulse! You are now part of a thriving community of grassroots women leaders and supporters from 190 countries. See the World Pulse Getting Started Guide to learn more about networking in our community:

    There is also an open opportunity for you read submissions from other community members, and learn how your voice will be transformed for impact.

    While I assure you that all the exploring, sharing, learning and networking will be worth the while, I look forward to hearing your voice in the community!

    Together we can talk the talk, walk the walk, talk the walk and walk the talk! Warm regards, Greengirl

  • Fatima Waziri - Azi
    Aug 12, 2013
    Aug 12, 2013

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