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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:

Barring The Dead

BATAKA TWEZIIKE is an organisation which is formed to help people in burial ceremonies. It help people to bury their dead ones to give them help in terms of money, to dig graves and many other. This organisation also helped on of a village woman who had no other relative apart from the one who had died at that time. She said that when this organisation round about they came day the grave burried the dead one and at that time she was dissapointed she had nothing to do when organization she said that she got hope and now she can feel fine with the situation

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: BATAKA TWEZIKE

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel happy
  • This story makes me feel indifferent
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to myself

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Over 60 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Munyonyo, Kampala, Uganda
Map of Barring the Dead
 
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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