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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:

Polio, Measles Campaign

The Ministry of Public Health in conjuction with the UNICEF do organize a campaign to vaccinate millions of children aganist polio and measles as these two diseases are threats to children. This is done annually and they always appeal to all parents and guardians to ensure their children are available for the vaccination. The idea is to break the circulation of the diseases. This has helped curb down the two diseases in the country.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: UNICEF

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Afya House Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Polio, Measles Campaign
 
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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