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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:

Malnutrition In Children

The malnutrition measures is good for the health of mostly everyone especially the young ones.But in Eguhu village in Butere this was a mystery, because very large numbers of children in the area were malnourished due to lack of adequate nutrition.Many women lacked knowledge on the good diet habits especially to their children.This was a tragedy in the village.But all regards to APHI II Western which came with its trained staff and addressed the issue to the residence and gave the women education on good nutrition concerning the health of their children.They also provided them with good and balanced diet for their children.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Eguhu, Butere, 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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