Education & Career Openings for Women of the Andes

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By a male, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of INSECURITY I live in Dandora, the major problem in the area is insecurity, the main course in this many young people after finishing education, many people dont go enroll going to colleges or universities due to lack of finance so they engage themselves in vile activities of theft, prostitutions, use drugs and selling .....My evy is the govt to come on board, at least boast people by enjoying fam in activities which pa benefit them for future careers. eg. National Youth Service. Read more.
Related to project keywords: careers, come, live, course, due lack

Helping To Achieve A Dream

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Chavakali, Kenya
Map of HELPING TO ACHIEVE A DREAM Mr. Musalia Mudavadi, the area member of parliament of Sabatia has been a person of great importance to the community after he helped one of the students from Chavakali high school, through this secondary education successfully by paying his school fees for his education. He was an inspiration to many since without the complition of fees the boy who had the potential to bring Kenyan to greater heights would be unable to complete his education. We hope through his leadership he would be able to support more needy students. Read more.
Related to project keywords: school secondary, high school, secondary education, bring, unable

Hiv/aids Awareness

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kakamenga, Kenya
Map of HIV/AIDs awareness That populary day that we had all been waiting for had finally come and we were all happy living up in the parade to welcome our long awaited visitors. The national AID control council had come to give us a talk on HIV/AIDs infection in the region and our school was chosen to host the imprtant guests. It was fun filled event that so us educated on HIV/AIDs. Read more.
Related to project keywords: event, living, come, region, aid


By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Gambling Gambling is one of the illegal activities carried out in our country.If anyone found he/she is jailed for not less than five years.One day as i was walking through a certain town, i saw people surrounding someone.There was a woman .She had three cylinders, one stiked with a horse inside, the other two were empty.Then she confuses them and ask you to point the one with the hourse which many could predict.She picked few and give them price of notes from two hundred going forward but for you to leave with the money, you have to now her the note corresponding to the one she has gave you, if didn't have, she kept it herself.Then came a man.He was having a lot of money more than a thousand.He tried and was confused until six thousand from him have been taken.He was tricked to be given 15 thousand if had the same unfortunately he had none.He then was left dump founded when he called a security officer they had gone very far. Read more.
Related to project keywords: give, country, woman, given, left


By a female, 22-30 years old, in Kisumu, Kenya
Map of Poverty Due to lack of enough money people have decided to live unfair a.d uncomfortable life.Most people have come to hopeless life due to that spirit of lacking money. But there was a group of nine young men who came together for the intention of getting away and fading away the mood of people having in mind of lacking money.Those young men went further and produced a tractor which used to plough the lands that people left farrow living without cultivating. Now the lands around the community get ploughed with those young men and planted all kinds of crops that was to be grown on that period.As the harvest arrived they yield a large quantity of products. There products was a high quality which enable other countries to come and live in term of money.The progress continued on and on.Eventually the whole community get benefited from the young men. Read more.
Related to project keywords: living, come, live, due lack, left

Bursary Funding

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Trans-nzoia, Kenya
Map of BURSARY FUNDING In 2008,it happened to my dear friend who is an orphan and he had a passion to continue with education,but he was unable. Emmanuel as he was known in st.Paul high school sinoko he was very bright and calm boy.He tried going to school but due to lack of school fees he was chased back home.At home,he never gave up he started a small business. But after some years ,there came a bursary fund that was to fund for orphanage school fees in the schools.This was Emmanuel lucky time to continue with education from CDF really helped him up to finish his education and bring dreams of becoming a doctor into reality. Read more.
Related to project keywords: time, high school, due lack, bring, fund

Ushonaji Ni Sanaa

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of USHONAJI NI SANAA mama jane started znd saw the need to bring women together to show the world what their hands are made of .The women walking and training under her. Jane made sure that they work hard to achieve the best in the market, where stiff competition is experienced, The materials are made using natural fibre using hands and needle to come up with chair covers, bedcovers and even wall nets in various designs. These women have created bigger chnages in their lives and they hope for abetter life in future. Read more.
Related to project keywords: women, come, training, bring, various

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