1st Palestinian Birth+Prenatal Ctrs, Jordan Valley

 
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Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Transport To Hospital.

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Jinja, Uganda
Map of Transport to hospital. A certain lady said a time she was pregnant of the first baby, she lived with her parents. because it was around 06:00pm that her neighbours mobilised money for transport to Jinja main hospital.This happened because her mother whom she was only living with had gone for a barrial two days back yet for her,she did not remain with any money. She was is great pain and no hope of reaching the hospital but she thank the neighbours for the transport. Read more.
Related to project keywords: two days, mother, hope, great, baby

The Cruel Burden

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Kisumu, Kenya
Map of THE CRUEL BURDEN In the year 1992 there was a fight between Luos and Kalenjins. It was a big fight between the two tribes it was a serious fight i never heard or saw in my life and after since it has never happened again since those years. It starts in the market day when a young man came with a FORD KENYA T.shirt people try to warn his about the T. shirt, within a second he starts to shout Ford Kenya, Ford Kenya and thats how the fight begins.The man comes from Luo and at the moment both tribes share the market.The Kalenjins and the Luos start the fight. People starts running here and there, people try to hide by the river, the Kalenjins starts to throw the Luo into the river and Luos stole their cattle, sheeps, goats and every thing they had in the market. It brings a big problem between the two tribes,theres no way both tribes can buy at their things . Kalenjin cant buy sweet potatoes, Bananas and whatever they can buy from them and the Luos cant even buy some maize that was the big problem between the families. The situation taught the tribes to prepare before the food in their shambas and till that day the market was divided in to two. Most people lost their lives in the scene. Read more.
Related to project keywords: starts, way, river, buy, big

The Killer Link

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Meru, Kenya
Map of THE KILLER LINK Two weeks can rarely pass before a new death is reported in Mutonga and Karia villages in egoji, Meru county.This iz so because is a long bridge constructed by wananchi which acts as a link between these two villages, and it passes through a big river which has turned out to be evil. It is only two weeks ago that the river claimed the life of a mother and her baby as she slipped while trying to cross to the other side,only two days back ,a life of a five years boy was claimed by the same river and you wonder who is next. Villagers keep on asking themselves if CDF really exist in Imenti south constituency. Read more.
Related to project keywords: two days, river, big, new, baby

Floods

By a female, under 16 years old, in West Pokot, Kenya
Map of Floods One time during the rainy season ti beacme difficult for young people to travel when the rain became heav or much than expected. during the school days parents had hard work to take their children to school, then one morning my neighbour tried his best to take his child to school, he knewed the benefits of learning,by bad lack, when he was crossing a big river, his only child was carried way with floods,and the poor man who was trying to make his future life better had nothing to do. Read more.
Related to project keywords: travel, time, way, river, big

Change Before Time Changes

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Trans-nzoia, Kenya
Map of CHANGE BEFORE TIME CHANGES Robert was the only son her mother possesed.His father had died six years ago leading Robert to drop from school and come to help her mother to overcome poverty.The family experienced great difficulties.and other villagers were also tired of being borrowed every now and then.But Robert tried his best and started a poultry project.the project grew rapidly in one year fueling in the family alot of profit.These made Robert a villager producer of eggs and poultry.Through the project Robert was able to change his family to a new picture. Read more.
Related to project keywords: time, mother, family, great, new

We Lived A Fiancing Life

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Masaka, Uganda
Map of We liVED A FIANCING LIFE We livedin a fiacing life,after we had changed to a new religion our father became to look like a wounded lion and he decided to ask us to leave home in a forceful way.So with my two young brothers we left home in that way which situation was ready so hard.So we built a hut far in thickets their we lived for our 2 years and from that hut we went to church each sabath butas God is so good and precious he lightened our way and today am a married man living in my own house with a baby and my brothers each own a plot of land for himself.Thanks be to God and pray for my father to find the truth and worship the only true God. Read more.
Related to project keywords: father, way, new, situation, baby
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Project Leader

Donna Baranski-walker

Executive Director
San Mateo, CA United States

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Map of 1st Palestinian Birth+Prenatal Ctrs, Jordan Valley