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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:

Fight Against Malaria

A certain man had a problem of jiggers all over his body. He could not stand her touch anything by himself. He had no hope at all. So because he was handcaped bushes grew around his home and thus bleeding places for mosquitoes. These eventuary caused malaria to this men. But an individual and his neighbour helped him out and cleared away the bushes and also killed the jiggers. He is now healthy and lovely.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: INDIVIDUAL

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • Location: Natete, Kampala, Uganda
Map of Fight against malaria
 
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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