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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:

Water Conservation

Water is life and without water people could not be living ahealthy life.This was seen clearly in the village of bondo where their was no water conservative when the rain come there was no boreholes to collect water there was also no drum nor where to collect water When there were no rain people could not travel long distances in search of water. the walk was tiresome and people had began to think otherwise,but there was no option they had to do it for thier survivoul.An organisation called water for life movement came to their rescue they built water tanks dug whels,Dams and boreholes water was no more problem in that village.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Water For Life

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Bondo, Dodoma, Tanzania
 
This story describes a...
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This story describes a...
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