Reclaim land for buffalo and Lakota lifeways

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

Idp Resettlement

By a male, 46-60 years old , in Eldoret, Kenya
Map of IDP RESETTLEMENT The post election violence that was followed by the tribal was that led to communities turning against one another in the country led to the displacement of people thus leading to people living in camps as they run away from the violence Due to this The need to resettle those after the post election violence Thus unicef and E.U sought land in different parts of the country inconjuction with the government inorder to resettle the IDPs. Read more.
Related to project keywords: tribal, camps, land, led, communities

Tribalism

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kenya, Kenya
Map of Tribalism No one individual would not like to belong.Every person wants to be superior on his/her own tribe. It does always feel good to have a culture you are proud of.Does this means that on this fateful time.tribe changed us.Given the opportunity to elect a leader in a community with 42 tribes and over each want there person. This cause great chaos when one tribe supurs the other while the other one want to remain in power.This caused the post election violence. Tribalism contributed majorly on the loss of many lives and decline of the economy. Read more.
Related to project keywords: time, great, culture, means, tribe

Human Causes Of Earthquake

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Homa Bay, Kenya
Map of Human causes of earthquake Some years back, our country experienced a serious earthquake. This was as a result of human activities such as explosions resulting from the underground nuclear tests carried out by man, trains and explosives used in querries also caused tremors which are sensed in shore distances and construction of large reservoirs. Therefore, the seismologists have encouraged people to use exotic-quake signals by urging people to be very keen. Before the occurrence of an earthquake, it has been observed that animal tend to behave in a unique manner eg. birds may stop taking water from the lakes or ponds in an area. Also the government has implemented tough penalties to people convicted of activities causing earth quakes. Read more.
Related to project keywords: earth, human, large, construction, water

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Organization

Village Earth

Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
http://villageearth.org/

Project Leader

Ethleen Iron Cloud

Board Member
Fort Collins, Colorado United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Reclaim land for buffalo and Lakota lifeways