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Orphans Need Somewhere to Call their Place

To me as her lady land has no great importance meaning, because we women we are
denied access to inheritance of land and yet still we have survived. Personally
our family has got a very small piece of land and has orphan we have made it,
we never depend on land because we know even the smaller one we have it will be
taken away. For those women who join their family members in fight for land i
would urge them to join me and together we shall say,

Without land we still have to attain our goals and make men realize that we
can bring a change. I believe that one day am going to raise a voice in our
country and try to make people understand that even orphans need to have
somewhere they can call their place, this is because when parents pass away
their kids are denied access to land their property, i strongly hope that i will
not die before i accomplish my vision.


Rebecca Snavely's picture

strong voice

Thank you for sharing your story with us. I can hear your strong voice and your belief in what you know to be right, to be true. I believe you will raise your voice and help people understand this truth. I hope you find the support you need to do that here and in your country. I feel inspired by your strength.

All my best,


Mwierenga's picture


I also thank you for sharing this story. You have already begun the path of joining others by writing for this community. Your beliefs come across so strong in this story and will help you reach your vision. It is clear, in your writing, the importance of land. Thank you for showing me a glimpse of your world!

JaniceW's picture


I hope that the many Kenyans in our community read your story and join you in your fight to claim a piece of land for the orphans of your country. Please continue writing and sharing your thoughts, hopes and dreams with us. You can never speak too loudly here and will always have a platform upon which to raise your voice high. I look forward to reading more from you.

"We will surely get to our destination if we join hands."
Aung San Suu Kyi

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