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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:

Development For

Many times in our village we women/ladies are being underated by our husbands and this is because they believe ladies cannot work together with men us is to take care of children and house holds. But this group came to our rescue when they village/community to develop faster and good. Gender and development centre organization arrrange a free workshop and taught us how to work as a community.Now men in our village in shinyalu are friendly and involved us ladies in activities that we can help make our community in peace

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Gender and Development Centre

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to creativity
  • 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 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Shinyalu, Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Development For
 
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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