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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:

Rural -urban Migration

Many youth were living the Rural places in search of greener pastures in form of employment at the urban setting. The youth left their arable land at the rurals to their old folks who don’t have the energy or financial power to till their land. The issue needed adequate attention since the community was loosing important manpower, that would be used at the rural places to cultivate land and get employment good if not better than compared to then going to the cities.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Murumba, Kakamega, 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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