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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:

Old People At Works

' JaJJa care project' was started in 2005 in Kamwozi Parish Kijojo village Purposely to rehabilitated the old people, The initiator of the project said he started it purposely to help people prepare for their old days after he had made research and proved that most people don't even make wills and thus die only to leave conflicts behind. This project funds activities that are done by the old men and women like basket weaving, ropes among others.through such activities, the old, with their little energy can do something to earn their living

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  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I helped make the story happen

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kamwozi, Masaka, Uganda
 
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...
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nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
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bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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