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Charles
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
74
workCampaign
Standard Uganda
Upcoming Stage
Preparing Payments
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access_time 10 days ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means I will be able to buy oxen and an ox-plough, buy a piece of land. This is intended to increas food productivity in my home. I believe this will save me from food shortage which has always been the problem surrounding me. I plant less and harvest less due to limitations of space. I also hope to complete my house construction.
What is the happiest part of your day?
I am always happy in the morning when I am working with my friends. We are able to chat, lough and learn from one another.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I am faced with is inadequacy of farm land. What is available for me to cultivate is too small to accommodate all that I would wish to plant. What I am able to harvest is not usually good enough to sustain my household hence food shortage.