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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:

Malaria Reduction

Education is the key to better life. Without education one cannot have a better life.Malaria has become a great hinderance to education because it attacks and if not well treated, the victims become vulnerable hence the school going start missing lessons/classes. There are great achievement in the sector of reduction of malaria. Organization have come up with different and variety of strategies to help manage the disease. Some give out mosquito nets while others give put free medical services to the affected people. This is done either in hospitals or schools and they even visit homes at times. The government has also come in to help a great deal by helping to subsidize the prices for the required medication for malaria. With time malaria will be cleared because it is getting managed each time hence it cannot get any stronger.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • 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 saw what happened in the story

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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: Countrywide, 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...
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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