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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:

Resettling The Idp's

I happen to be one of the IDP's in Kakamega during the time when violence crop up in Kenya.We lost almost everything and sent out our house that we bought and never were we allowed back.It was bad and never thought of such a thing to happen in our country Kenya.We are happy because the UN Habitat are trying to resettle us and we believe this wont happen again in our country Kenya.We had nothing to say about this because this was the first time this happened in our country Kenya.We are praying that this will never happen again.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: UN Habitat

Events like these happen:

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • 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: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Amalamba, Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Resettling the IDP's
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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