Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Equal Men And Women

For a long time in Kenya women were being sexually mentally and even spiritually violated by their husbands.Most women not being well educated suffered inwardly not giving out what they suffered.But this evil ways soon getting to be known.A group of well educated kenyan being women stood and were known ready to fight against this social eveil.This lead to the formation of an organisation known as FIDA.They fought against this eveils and went nationally to educate all women in the nation.Truly they went by the policy.Actually they saved a lot of people(women) in particular and actually most of the women being violated are now happy.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Kenyan Women

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  • 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: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: The Whole Country, Nairobi, Kenya
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