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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:

Delayed Withdrawals

Many people here and there are crying becauses of this rapidly emerging microfinances. These institutions encourage people to save with them and in the long run people are cheated their money. Kagamba - D waniro savings and credit coperative society was formed to enable people in that Locality save and acquire cheap loans. So many members are complaining that they have no access to their savings once they need them and also if one applys for aloan it takes decades to get it.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: INDIVIDUALS

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel disappointed
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • I was affected by 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 less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Madi, Guru, Uganda
Map of DELAYED WITHDRAWALS
 
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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Portions of this framework are licensed from Cognitive Edge. For more information see www.sensemaker-suite.com