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Stephen
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
54
workCampaign
Standard Uganda
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
1728300 UGX ($466 USD)
access_time 1 month ago
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Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is the feel of being more healthy due happiness for having acquired a bed, a mattress, a solar that were not in my imagination to ever be in my house.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
That moment I received my money, I felt so happy to be receiving such an amount of money in a life time.
What did you spend your first transfer on?
My first transfer was spent to buy cement and sand to plaster the house, bought household items like mattress, a bed, a solar panel, then paid children's school fees.
 
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access_time 2 months ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
My plan is to plaster the house with the transfers onces I receive.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of the day is evening hours while chatting with my spouse.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I face currently is lack of food to feed my family. This is because last year I did not realise better harvest.