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

Commercial Sex Business

Commercial sex has become a booming business in the slums and the especially Huruma part of Nairobi, these young and old businessman are doing these business because some of are mothers to young ones are doing their business as one of their jobs for their survival, so according to them they see it as one way of getting income for their life. Through this business many of them looking their dignities, lives by infection of HIV/AIDS. This comes because most of them are not known on how to use condoms properly, because they earning depending on the number of men they slept within one night.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Mathare, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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