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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:

Reduction In School Dropouts Due To Early Pregnancies.

The percentage of girls who are dropout of schools due to unwanted pregnancies has now reduced due to the continous trainings and seminars carried out in schools. Girls can now study upto s.6 in our village without getting pregnant, some of them can even reach university when hey are still virgins but this's due to the continous seminars being held at schools and of recent a woman was so grateful to this group of women from WAACHA who have brought is change in their community.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: WAACHA

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 family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Bawolero, Jinja, Uganda
Map of Reduction in school dropouts due to early pregnancies.
 
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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