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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:

Child Abuse

Child abuse is the incresable problems in the society noweredays most in urban areas such as Nairobi, Kisumu and Mombasa just mentioning a afew. Children, are dropping out school instead not because they do not have many or nobody to pay school fees but because of teh increses in orphans. And the sponsors become very few and the childrens who remains without being taken in society involves tehm self in the work that has above their ages. Mainly child abuse is the mose and powerful amazing and also ungrowth to a child of under eighteen of age. This I can say that it has also reduced the right of vissions of the most countries bcaus the tommorrow, leads are the ones being abuse and plesing then to death before their ages.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: None

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, should have worked but it did not
  • This story makes me feel angry
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to friends

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, 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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