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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:

Goods Of Poor Standards Lead To Losses

Uganda National Breau of statistics is a national organisation that concerns with the quality of all good produced and sold in Uganda. Sincerely, most of the good sold in Uganda are below standard. This is seen in packed goods, some goods have a very low content while others have faults in them. Likely to that, some traders use wrong measurements fore example at some petrol stations their meters do not correspond with what is being pumped as fuel. Finally there is a lot to be observed from the goods we buy.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kyotera, Rakai, Uganda
 
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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