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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:

Water Project

The year 2006, th community in Chetambe were asked to cooperate and work with engineers and water expers to design a water scheme for the area. The wako scheme was to solve the continous water shortage in the village and the neighbourehood the programme was initiated, the designs awere done and the proposal development and finally funding was secured for hte project. The construction process was started in 2007 in Septemeber and was expected to be completed by Septemeber 2008. Upto now, the project is not yet through and the objectives are not yet met the mutual structures put in place lie idle.

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  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw what happened in the story

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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: Misikhu, Webuye, 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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