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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:

Disarming Illegal Firearms From Pastoralists

The residents of Kitui can live peacefully,after Eastern provincial commissioner claire omollo ordered armed pastoralists seeking refuge in kitu county to surrender illegal firearms.This has been a place threaten to those who are living in kitui as people use to lose their lives due to those pastoralists who had a illegal firearms. Now the community can live in peace after firsam from those who had lose illegal firearms.Many people can now due their business activities without any worry of security threat they can transact their business even during night time.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Eastern provincial commissioner (Claire omollo)

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to respect
  • 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 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Tseikuru, Kitui, 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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