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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:

Drug Menace

The youth in the county are suffering from many problems that being twenty crisis and peer pressure being the major once.This has led to the menace of drugs seeing on issue with the youths in the coast province and mostly malindi where most of the youths in the slums of the coastal province due to the youths being role since they lack employment. Due to this Nacada launched a campaign in the coastal province and mostly malindi the objectives was to educate the youth on the drug awareness and its harm,They were also educating on how to reduce it among the youths and rehabilitating the already addict. This brought a positive affect on the youth by reducing their rehabilitation and educating them,this led to the reduction of the influence odrug use in the region

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Nacada

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Malindi, Mombasa, Kenya
 
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