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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:

Flying Toilet

Kibera has been an area of no mans Land but people have owning space for building structures.The plots have been far way from the sewage line an they have been lacking money to dig a pit latrins.It was in 2007 when the organisation came up with an idea of resucling wast product to usege of gas.The project has been profitable to the community where people were not ble to dig litrins.The organizat build a bio-center to each village but its not enough since one bio,being used with over 700 people per day and thus has been the profit to the organisation becouse they do charge ia at affordable price and also to creat job opportunity.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: UMANDE TRUS

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kisumu Ndogo,lindi, Nairobi, Kenya
Map of FLYING TOILET
 
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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