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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:

Trees

There was time when most parts of the world were covered with trees. As human race increase with in numbers, those forests bacame to be regarded as the major obstacles to the development of Agriculture, commerce and industry.So our ancestors set out destroying the trees vast areas of tree cover and associated vegetation were wiped out. No though was given to the needs and wishes of future generations we are now sufferers because of what our ancestors did. In many parts of the world, trees are being lost others human induced. We all need trees for many reasons if human life is to continue on this earth. We must plant trees so as to ensure the continuity of life.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • 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 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Sinyereri, Trans-nzoia, 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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