Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Kazi Kwa Vijana

the rate of employment is high and increasing.The most affected people are the youth and as a result ,they have been forced to participate in other vices inorder to make a living like engaging in criminal activities.however,the kazi kwa vijana initiative was long overdue,were it to come earlier i guess the lives of the youth majority would be spite this initiative coupled with others have made great strides in their lives of this youthful generation thereby in a greater extent reducing the rate of criminal this story as much as others have rubbished this idea,governments idea to change a impact on the youth positively was a noble one.


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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • 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 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Mathare, Nairobi, Kenya
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