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Kachinga Kiyega Village, Tanzania [Global Conversations]
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This profile was created to share the voices and opinions of people from
Kiegea village, Tanzania as part of the Amplify program's Global Conversations
Kiegea is a village of average temperature, with a population of about 5280 people. Located in Kilosa district, Morogoro region, Rural Tanzania, it is fairly covered by community radio. Abood FM is committed to sharing information in this village and one such CLG – Kaching’a was created following the mobilization excersises by Abood FM.
Kaching’a is 17 member CLG. Comprising of ten women and seven men ages 19 to 62 years its a sizable group that enjoys meeting and its members are passionate about "kuinua kipato cha mwananchi" ( Improving income levels for the ordinary citizenry) as the put it. Members are engaged in farming, Business and pastoralism. One of the issues the would like to learn about is how they can make their children's dreams come true.
The content for Research posts from this profile was submitted directly by the
people of Kiegea over the phone, and translated to English by local volunteers.
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In a rural village of Kiyega, Tanzania, parents from a local community radio listners group host a discussion on the "freedom of a child to dream." Whose dream should the child follow- his/her own, or the parents'?
Halo Alyson, thanks for raising this important matter on How parents recognise their children dreams , will get the questions to the communities and seek to find out more. And Anne's post too.. Thumbs up, an interesting conversion on what influences the child towards his/her dream after the curiosities have been noted by parents and care gives.
Thanks valeria for raising this question. it is a question that is going to be channeled back to the community in Morogoro for more insight on how dreams are discovered by parents in these communities. parents are supposed to be gurdians to the kids hopes and dream, true valeria.