Help These Children Avoid Further Suffering

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

Child Abuse

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Child Abuse There a lot of people who dont go to school. some of those children because they dont have parents to take good care of them. These children are forced to live in streets. these children sometimes live in street because there children sometimes live in street because there parents died .They were afraid and some people were used to kill others.Some people work because they are been mistreated by others people.people are jobless .There is a child who was mistreated by their step fathers and he had nothing to do but to cry for help . she had nothing and life because tough and she had nothing to do. Read more.
Related to project keywords: children live, children forced, live streets, child, work

Giving Out New Life

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of GIVING OUT NEW LIFE If you happen to go to Boma Rescue Centre, you will have to see those children who have been rescued from street life. Many of those children were involving in the act of collecting plastic materials from Dandora garbage dumping site. They were no longer going to school as most of them left their homes and started living in streets. They were being affected by denseses which result from being in an an clean environment. Read more.
Related to project keywords: living streets, street life, new life, life children, homes

Rape Cases Is Criminal Offences

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Kisumu, Kenya
Map of RAPE CASES IS CRIMINAL OFFENCES WILL KENYA REALLY BE AMONG the developed nations in vision 2030? Kenya is one of the developing countries but you will find that even if education is one of the things that contribute to it's development , many people do not benefit from education since you find that most of the people abuse this privilege that they have. This is where you find most [people you find have no sense to differentiate between what is good or bad. I am very much touched when things that happen go against human rights. For instance rape cases are are nowadays rampant in this country making the matter worse most people impregnate even mad people in the markets. How do they expect this innocent people to go about their life and take care of children. If this doesn't stop, the country not only will remain in the one of the poor but also get curses from God. Read more.
Related to project keywords: care children, find, abuse, vision, benefit

Street Children

By a female, under 16 years old, in Kakamega Central, Kenya
Map of street children Th street in kakamega town over the last three years has seen a high number of street children flocking the streets in search of food and money.the street children are either orphaned or have run away from home because of different problems either domestic,political and economically. An organization be the name western water and sanitation forum had of this problem and so the need to intervene to calm the situation with donations from we wishers and community members helped raise funds to help them come out of streets and get decent homes and education. Read more.
Related to project keywords: get, come, street children, streets, homes

Good News Have Been Found

By a female, in Miharati, Kenya
Map of Good news have been found I as a resident of Nyandarua where every time the sun rises or drought,we have scarce of water.This is not a new thing for the residents.We used to hear through the news about organisation that help people get to water and other education. Then there was a time i received the news that there are at our area.At once i hurried to where they were. Am thankful to meet Mr Nicholas who informed us that he is working with shallow wells international management(swim) and their main aim was to help and educate people how to measure and dig wells.I was ready to offer myself to join the muigithania group so that i can benefit with that project.If you have water in your home you are lucky because you help on other matters.From their education i have managed to encouraged others to find time and join the others so that they can benefit. It has been a wonderful thing and it has lessen our burdens of long distance searching for water. I thank mr nicholas and his colleges for visiting our every area and educating people about diging wells and water harvesting. Read more.
Related to project keywords: find, join, drought, offer, benefit
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Retrak

Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire, United Kingdom
http://www.retrak.org

Project Leader

Joan Townsend

US Country Director
Washington, DC United States

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