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Hellen's family
Hellen
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
55
workCampaign
Standard Uganda
Upcoming Stage
Preparing Payments
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access_time 18 days ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means I will be able to build an iron roofed house based on the fact that grass is so scarce these days. I will also buy a piece of land that I can cultivate in order to increase food priductity in my household. This will save me from the burden of buying food.
What is the happiest part of your day?
I am happiest in the evening when I am seated with other members of my family. I feel relaxed when interacting with them.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I am faced with is inadequacy of farm land. I am not able to cultivate as much as I should because of limitations of space. As such, I am forced to buy food because I can not produce my own. I do casual labour to earn some money which I spend on food items and any other needs of my household.