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Beatrice's Dream: A Story of Kibera Slum Beatrice's Dream: A Story of Kibera Slum Kindle ☆ beatrice's kindle, dream: book, story download, kibera mobile, slum kindle, Beatrice's Dream: mobile, A Story free, Beatrice's Dream: A Story of Kibera SlumDream: A Story epub, Dream: A Story of Kibera download, Beatrice's Dream: A Story of Kibera Slum PDFBeatrice is a thirteen year A Story PDF/EPUB ç old orphan in Kibera, Nairobi a Kenyan shantytown built on refuse and rubbish and one of the biggest slums in Africa Beatrice's Dream: eBook ✓ In this book she describes her life her walk to school, the dust that blows between her teeth and the mud she wades through, her teacher s Dream: A Story Kindle Ö down to earth encouragement, her fear of being alone, how safe she feels at schoolThis sensitive account in words and photographs reveals the realities of life for some of the world s most deprived people and offers hope as Beatrice follows her dreamAbout Kibera slumKibera is in Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya, in east Africa It is one of the largest slums in the world with over half a million people living there about a quarter of the population of Nairobi The slum coverssquare kilometresacres There are no roads and few of the residents have modern toilets, clean drinking water or electricity The crime rate is high and disease spreads rapidly in the unsanitary conditionsMany people come to Kibera from rural areas to look for jobs in the city A large proportion of the children have become orphans because so many adults have died from AIDS many people in Kibera are infected with the HIV AIDS virusA number of organisations work in the slum offering medical care, finding jobs and houses, and encouraging people to take part in sports and education KIKOSHEP Kibera Community Self Help Program provides care and advice for people with HIV AIDS They also have a youth centre where youngsters like Beatrice can go for health information and advice The centre shows films and arranges sports and social eventsI first met Beatrice at the KIKOHEP primary school Since then, she has graduated at the top of her class and is eligible to go on to secondary school In Kibera, this is most children s dream they see education as the best way to escape from the slumBut sadly, many girls are sent away by their families into arranged marriages or end up on the street as prostitutes, so they are never able to realise their dreamThe Kenyan Government and the United Nations have now started building new homes in Kibera so that they can move thousands of people out of the slum into better living conditions.


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  1. Shannon Shannon says:

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  2. Annie Oosterwyk Annie Oosterwyk says:

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  3. Amber Graves Amber Graves says:

    Beatrice's Dream: A Story of Kibera Slum Kindle ☆ beatrice's kindle, dream book, story download, kibera mobile, slum kindle, Beatrice's Dream mobile, A Story free, Beatrice's Dream A Story of Kibera SlumDream A Story epub, Dream A Story of Kibera download, Beatrice's Dream A Story of Kibera Slum PDFThis book is about Beatrice, a thirteen year old orphan in Kibera, Nairobi in Kenya It is a slum or shanty town built on garbage and junk and is one of the biggest slums in Africa In this book she describes her life Her father was killed in a car accident and her mother died of tuberculosis She is the youngest in her family and is 13 years old Beatrice talks about her walk to school and how the dust blows between her teeth in the dry season, and the mud she wades through She has to wear sa This book is about Beatrice, a thirteen year old orphan in Kibera, Nairobi in Kenya It is a slum or shanty town built on garbage and junk and is one of the biggest slums in Africa In this


  4. Edward Sullivan Edward Sullivan says:

    Beatrice's Dream: A Story of Kibera Slum Kindle ☆ beatrice's kindle, dream book, story download, kibera mobile, slum kindle, Beatrice's Dream mobile, A Story free, Beatrice's Dream A Story of Kibera SlumDream A Story epub, Dream A Story of Kibera download, Beatrice's Dream A Story of Kibera Slum PDFA moving, sensitive chronicle about the everyday life of a thirteen year old orphan who lives in a Kenyan shantytown slum and hopes for a brighter future.


  5. Katie Bruce Katie Bruce says:

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  6. Emily Emily says:

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  7. Kate Hastings Kate Hastings says:

    Beatrice's Dream: A Story of Kibera Slum Kindle ☆ beatrice's kindle, dream book, story download, kibera mobile, slum kindle, Beatrice's Dream mobile, A Story free, Beatrice's Dream A Story of Kibera SlumDream A Story epub, Dream A Story of Kibera download, Beatrice's Dream A Story of Kibera Slum PDFGrades 1 6 Looks at an orphan living in the slums of Nairobi Tells about what everyday life is like and how education is an important way to overcome adversity.


  8. Tracie Tracie says:

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  9. Karen Dransfield Karen Dransfield says:

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