Barcelona social inclusion, empower 2500 homeless

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The Communal Cooker

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of THE COMMUNAL COOKER Architect James Archer came to Kenya with a very innovative plaan.His plan was to reduce the rubbish in the street.He went to Kibera and built a community cooker. The cooker used rubbish as fuel and was environmental friendly.The cooker also condensed steam which the water was sold It was charging ten shillings to cook a meal. The cooker has helped reduced the rubbish in the street. Read more.
Related to project keywords: communal, innovative, sold, environmental, community


By a female, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of SEWERS Take sewer services for instance.There used to be a sewer in every water bill which meant that in case of a blockage,local authority personal would rectify the situation without demanding additional payment.But the services has since been ceded to private constructions,who demanded hefty payments from the residents area to work.People of mombasa notifying that residents have endured sewer problems for close to a year since the communal resspit filled up.Appeals to the mombasa water and sewerage company have come to no nought. Read more.
Related to project keywords: communal, work, take, problems, services

Helping To Nature My Music Talent

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kitale, Kenya
Map of Helping to nature my music talent I had problems of how i could create public awareness interms of peace and HIV/AIDs through my music but i failed everytime i tried and failed. One time i decided to face the District commissioner (D.C) who is the leader at the district level and the one with authority. he allowed me to go and perform whenever there was a public occassion. This helped me so much to reach many in the society. Read more.
Related to project keywords: public awareness, society, helping, problems, public

Transforming The Youth In The Streets

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of TRANSFORMING THE YOUTH IN THE STREETS Uknon to many In the society, Ema Too stopped working as a model seven years ago to pursue another of her pasions LANDSCAPING AND INTERIOR DESIGN. When she is not busy at home or in th office, Emma Too is usually out there in the field helping and educating the less fortunate how to do the landscaping practicals in the gardens and even the young girls how to model through her own programmes in the street thus keeping the young tax away from drugs and war amongst. Read more.
Related to project keywords: design, home, society, helping, streets

Combined Efforts To Uplift The Education Standards

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Masaka, Uganda
Map of COMBINED EFFORTS TO UPLIFT THE EDUCATION STANDARDS Namutumba District is among those districts lagging behind in education yet government has done nothing to uplift the education standards in the district, this however has not stopped community members from fighting tooth by saw to uplift the standard.They mobilized themselves led by woman area mp and gathered resources which they used to buy desks, text books and other needed material.This is timely issue but rather an initiative effort that is to go on till the standards are improved. Read more.
Related to project keywords: go, improved, community members, needed, resources

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