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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:

Tourism Roars Back To Life

Life became harder and harder during the low season..where by thousands of workers earlier sent home due to the low tourist season are back at their posts,courtesy of the high season with its lies the hope for many who have for the past two months been strugglings to are a living in its wake at least 5,000 hotel workers were rendered jobless in the resort of malindi,watamu,kilifi and Diani after investors took off for holidays.Those who affect were traders,farmers,fishermen taxi drivers,cirio sellers,safari dealers land lords and money changes. Traditionally the low season rears it ugly head btn may and June when a large number of international tourists fly back home for summer holidays.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Mombasa, Kenya
 
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...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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