Inspire a love of reading for Indonesian children

 
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Girl Empowerment

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of GIRL EMPOWERMENT As Nairobi city is much and more populated where girls even face the great challenges the non governmental organization called mathare youth sports association was introduced. It has helped girls understand themselves and know their have equal rights like their opposite sex, it has also managed to encourage and motivate them to compete in the same grounds with their counterparts men. mathare youths sports association as also introduced sports association as also introduced sports for girls which has open the world for them, many of them reaching great levels. It too supports their education. Read more.
Related to project keywords: motivate, reaching, world, great, managed

Tom

By a female, 46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of TOM My friend Tom was one person who never took his time to study or read his books despite the fact that we were in our final year in form four to him he was waiting for a last minute rush instead starting his study and revision early enough.We tried to advise him to concentrate on books but all he kept in mind was going out of tours, school games and night clubs.This went on until the exam period was near and with a month to go Tom bought some drugs That enabled him to go , Tom bought some drugs that enabled him to study throughout without feeling tired or sleepy. He used this drugs for that period of one month and sure enough he would study the whole night without getting tired or asleep.Things turned against him when on the very day of the exams Tom collapsed to the floor and when he was taken to hospital it was found that he,d been using the drugs and the amount of chemicals in his body was too high and his body was also tired and lacked enough rest. Because of this Tom missed all the exams and was forced torepeat the following year what a bad luck!. Read more.
Related to project keywords: floor, going, books, getting, month

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Yolanda Nilasari

Fundraising Officer
Jakarta, Jakarta Selatan Indonesia

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