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


Gender injustice is the country has been an hinderans in the development of the country. This is mostly evident in the slums of kibera where gender injustice has been rampant due to the lack of proper security chanel ion the slum due to the high level of population. This make the slum a place rife with rape cases in the slums. This too to women and girl child in the slum suffering with nowhere to channel their problems. Due to the APHIA II launched in the program to educate and campaign against rape in the slum of kibera. This gave the women in the slums a voice to use inorder to be heard. This educated on the harm of rape and how to prevent the cases by coming intouch with the police to uprehend the criminals in the slums.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Aphia Ii

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • 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: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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