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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:

Hunger In The Country

About 1.4 million people in North eastern are in an urgent need of relief food. The north eastern commissioner Hassan Farah who has identified the situation as it worsens due to failure of rains in all the three countries of Garissa, Wajir, Mandera with the weather forecasters forecasting drought by october. He has take a step of meeting the NGO's and clerics and telling them the situation is bad and could get even worse if something is not done. He has also appealed to the ministry of special programmes and that of water and irrigation to intervene urgently and give out relief food and water in the most affected areas.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Nairobi/starehe, 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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