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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:

Improvement Of Disciplinary Methods As Opposed To Child Abuse

Ten years ago, a teacher was disciplining a school girl and hit her several times before she fell down and died. This practice has been common and although death was not always the result, many children suffered untold pain. There then came organizations that sought ton change this punitive corporal approach. One such organization that hit an impact is Kenya Alliance for advancement of Child rights (KAACR) which till now had a real impact in bringing about a human and dignified way of handling pupils in the society.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 46-60 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Shinyalu, Kakamega Central, 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...
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nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
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bad idea
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