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Lois
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
27
workCampaign
Standard Uganda
Upcoming Stage
Preparing Payments
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access_time 8 days ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means acquiring livestock in form of animals that will act as Income generating activity for my household. When they multiply, I will sell some for paying school fees for my children while some will remain as an investment. My current situation is reliant on farming in order to make sure that my children receive quality education.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is a round lunch time. It finds me when I have completed garden work, prepared lunch, bathed, cooked and now resting. I am taking care of my four children and it is very hectic for me as a woman.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship is lack of a reliable source of income in order to sustain my household. I am a small scale farmer, producing crops for both household consumption and sale. However, farming is not reliable because I rely on rain fed farming which is not adequate for proper plant growth.