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

Garden Farming

Due to the change of the climatic condition in the country. This has led to poor distribution in the country Thus most families in The slums are going hungry due to them lacking foodstuff and Thus stavation in the region. This is because of the high level of The economy Thus making life difficult for the family members. Due to this. France embassy launched a program to educate the misses on garden farming this by providing them with The seeds and the manure and tools. This led to The improvement of food security for the families in The slum of huruma thus also improving their economic value.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: FRANCE EMBASSY

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  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Huruma, Nairobi, Kenya
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