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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:

Fihgting Malaria, Fate Full Succes

The Uganda AIDScontrol project has worked in our area for a number of years fighting against the spread of malaria and AIDSit has been giving the children and pregnant mothers mosquitoes nets hence improving the health of the people., The community remained in their work as usually looking for something for their families the youths they had become alcoholics.they had been observed to take alcohol in search quantities that it seems like they are competing with a genie whose craving for strong drinks was as twice keen their own but they never got any thing from the drink after they were drunk. One day after drinking heavily a full track of police were invited to the scene the drunkard were in the jovial moods and staggered all around as they extremely enjoying them selves without care and out conscious without knowing that lack had escaped them without hesitation the police broke the noisy atmosphere like thunder and lightening and caught them all that within an eye blink the truck was loaded again but with alcoholics this continue as following that within a week nobody had atter a word alcohol as it was prohibited forever in the community.

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  • This story makes me feel hopeful
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  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Nakulabye, Makoli, Kampala, Trans-nzoia, Uganda, Kenya
Map of fihgting malaria, fate full succes
 
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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