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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:

Landlord

In our slum of kibera most of the times houses in the community like burning. Just beose of the lezy ness of our parents its make alot of damages to our family and children. but the rezion of that casing the problems of burning it depends with the oner of the house and tenant coz you end up that you us the ajent or the landlord you dont trear your tenant well and yet you need money sometime your people dont have latrins bathroom and some likege in the roof. Your just ignorance that lets them sot themself. So to them they refies to pay you you end up coming with idea of burning ur plot coz your tired.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: None

Story Attributes/Tags

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  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to Gervernment

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera Kianda, 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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