Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Benefits Of Green Schools

The Green programme will yield after natunally The speaker of the opening day of the forum said. These includes weater conservation through root catchment in schools,increased the coverer,hence carbon sequestration and mantuining the environment gain and sustainable livelihoods, education and training institutions must empower our youth to coserve, sustain and exploit our environment for sustuinable development. to serve this purpose our school and other education training institutions must serve the foundations for building of community capalities for environmental conservation and sustuinability.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Western Environment Programme

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Maraba, Kakamega, Kenya
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