World Pulse Impact

We are a digital accelerator for emerging women leaders at work solving global challenges.

We grow leaders

World Pulse provides an accessible online leadership pathway and safe environment to accelerate women's leadership growth and offline impact.

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We amplify voices to power

World Pulse crowdsources women's voices on timely issues and promotes them to advocacy partners, media, and global decision-making forums.

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We link movements

World Pulse networks women leaders and organizations across regions and topics to facilitate collaboration and knowledge-sharing for greater collective impact.

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It’s urgent that we combine the power of women with the power of technology to speed up the pace of change.

Our impact results

Impact data breakdown

Women leaders on World Pulse report that they are expanding their impact across multiple issues and regions.

Total reported community impact

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Top 7 Regional Impact Areas
Top 8 Issue Impact Areas
Top 7 Impact Strategies
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
  • South and Central Asia
  • Northern America
  • Middle East & North Africa
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific

All World Pulse impact data reflect an assumption of contribution rather than attribution. While we only report results that our members attribute to World Pulse's impact in their lives and communities, we recognize that we are a contributing factor -- one strand in a web of activities and circumstances that members participate in throughout their changemaking journey.

Community survey

In 2020, our members reported that by speaking out and networking on World Pulse, they made significant gains in the areas of:

73%

Told us their actions as a result of World Pulse made an impact

49%

Trained or educated others

32%

Changed behaviors in their community

1/10

Influenced a law or policy

World Pulse uses a systematic monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) methodology that examines how digital empowerment leads to members taking action for personal and social change. We use multiple qualitative and quantitative methods to measure impact.