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Miliselina's family
Miliselina
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
80
workCampaign
Uganda Disaster Response
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
2339550 UGX ($623 USD)
access_time 10 months ago
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Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
Was weeding her sweet potatoes in the garden, felt excited,slept, and the following day went to withdraw Thought of iron sheets and a cow for rearing
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life since you started receiving payments from GiveDirectly.
She had a leaking roof and admired people with cattle. Right now, she has replaced the roof with new iron sheets and bought a cow and a goat
What did you spend your most recent transfer(s) on?
Bought iron sheets, cow, and a goat
 
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access_time over 1 year ago
 
What do you plan to do with the cash transfer?
Buying land at a cost 3million 1cow 1milllion, renovating the house 1millon bedding 1millions food 1million
What is the happiest part of your day?
The health of my people
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The challange that am facing currently is flash floods as a result of too much rains which has destroyed our crops which has led to hunger in my family due to poor yields or harvest because most of the crops are destroyed by water.