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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:

Let Women Speak For Us

Touted by America Vogue as as a member of new establishment,Liya Kebede has done alot to her community as a whole. She has fought hard on girl+ child education, the fact that she was voted as number one of the top so models, Liya has been working so hard to girl who come to her home area to be a model like her. She has also been fighting hard to create awareness of the difficulties women and children face in the developing world. Since she cames from the report area where means and the infrastructure mostly roads are very, she has been using her own money and told their member of parliament to tell the government to make better roads, so if someone fall sick she can be taken to hospital.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • I heard what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Enkoe, Adisababa, Ethiopia
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This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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