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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:

Resettle Ling Idps

Due to the post election violence which took place in kenya in 2008,most people were displaced from their homes as a result of war and hate with neighbors or other different communities. In most several people were displaced and were forced to live in campus because they were running from danger people were forced to squeeze themselves in public places without even social amenities. The government then put in place a programme that was to see the resettlement of idip's but unfortunately this did not take place. Politics took course and the methord of resettlement people was seen as a political took.The IDP's are still in the camps pleading for the government leaders to see how to rescue them

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Government

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Molo, Molo, 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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