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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:

Drug Trafficking

Cases of drugs have been a major problem in almost the whole country and called upon the Kenyan government to get involved and help where need arises.It has been found after realizing that many youths get involved in drug abuse which make some to seriously loose their lives while others find themselves being jailed.The government looked into this case and came up with some rules and regulations to ensure that such cases are dealt with.The policies,the so called drug trafficking rules have made it through.This has help rehabilitate many youths in the society.Youths refrained from such activities due to the deadly penalties established.The government is now on people,those involved in drug abuses and those not involved to adhere to the drug trafficking rules and regulations.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Government

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to freedom
  • 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 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera Soweto, Nairobi, Kenya
 
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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