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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:

Mathare Slums

This is about here in Mathare you end up passing into a very terrible in this communities.Coz most of people of people are relayble on changaa to brng them their deiling bred sometime maybe in the morning the police officer from pangani police station are caming for them Operations they powerd down our parents changaa so they end up starting fresh.That day we have to sleep hurngrey.Since they dont have another job no money to take us to schooleven pay rent is problem and the first born and my parent they dont take me to school and also buying clothing

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individuals

Story Attributes/Tags

  • I won't remember this story for very long
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to Gerverment

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Location: Mathare, Nairobi, 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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