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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:

Fighting Against Corruption

The educated elite in Kimathi location came together to fight corruptionin the region which has mostly spread in the region. They organised a walk through the region where they talked with many people to stop and fight corruption. The group mostly specified with the police officers which thei main role is to maintain law and order in the region but their task had changed into a money earning business every day where they poor and disabled people end up suffering and jailed where many were innocent. The group demonstrated for equality among the community where justice will be enforced to every person regardless of the his/her status.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Educated elite

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel happy
  • This story makes me feel indifferent
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Sosiot, Kericho, 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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