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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:

Learning Enterprenuership

Private and public universities embraces on teaching of enterprenuership skills as Kenya looks for solutions to unemployment and wealth creation. Once the learners graduated with a degree, they think of starting their own business instead of being employed. This has reduced the number of thugs and idlers in the city. Example is Felix who graduated with the Film and Animation degree and started his own site where he deals with Animation and cartoon and sell them to the media to be aired as a programme. He has employed two people to assist him as he is going. He hopes to start his own studio in the near future.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Multi Media University College

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel happy
  • This story makes me feel indifferent
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Rongai, Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Learning enterprenuership
 
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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