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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:

Bringing The Rift

Media is an important aspect of the society it may impact on the society either positively or negatively for this case,pamoja F.M a local broadcasting station based in kibera has helped to heal the woulds among the kibera people since the 2007 port election violence. The election left many kenyans divided along tribal and party lines after the riggled elecctions. the broadcasting station preaching peace and peaceful co-existience among the kibera people. The radiowaves only reach the geografical area around kibera. For sure though the communities in kibera are not 100% united, alot has been achieved from pamoja broadcasting station through its programmes. A sense of mutual concern and brotherhood has been restored since the post election violence in 2008

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: News Media

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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 family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw 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: Ayany, Kibera, Kenya
 
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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