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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:

Enhance Our Natural Resources

Our country Kenya is blessed with many natural resources that brings nature and tourism which benefits us alot.But there is a problem that is facing these natural resources.For example take lake Victoria,it is covered hyacinth which affect tourism and fishing along that area.Transport is also affected.An organization from the united state of America set the philip company to come and help Kenya save the problem of Lake Victoria being affected by water hyacinth. The organization arrived immediatley without any delay.The gave the government of kenya 1.6 billion Kenya shilling to help out sought the issue of water hyacinth.The government is still working out the problem with is almost over.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Western, Kisumu, 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...
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nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
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bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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