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Uwimana's family
Subsistence farming
Rwanda Large Transfer
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
477520 RWF ($426 USD)
access_time 1 year ago
How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
Mu gihe kizaza ndifuza kuba nzaba mfite inka zimpa ifumbire ihagije nkafumbira imirima yanjye. Ikindi mu gihe kizaza numva nzaba mfite ishyamba ryeze rizampa umusaruro harimo n'inkwi zo gucana.
In your opinion, what does GiveDirectly do well, and what does it not do well?
GiveDirectly mbona igikorwa ikora neza ari uko ifasha uri mu bukene kwiteza imbere inkunga ikamugeraho uko yakabaye. Rwose ikoereze aho!
What did you spend your most recent transfer(s) on?
Aho mboneye inkunga ya mbere nahise nguramo inka ya 250,000 Rwf (250$), nteresha ishyamba bintwara 50,000 Rwf (50$), ayasigaye naguzemo ibyo kurya. Inkunga ya kabiri nayo ije nakomeje kwiteza imbere, ngura umurima wa 400,000 Rwf (400 $), ayasigaye ndateganya gusubirshamo inzu yanjye nkayikorera amasuku..
access_time over 1 year ago
What do you plan to do with the cash transfer?
I will buy a cow of $200, livestocks ( pigs) of $60, I will cultivate a forest with $60, I will buy another land of $400 and renew my house with $60 and use the rest in feeding my family, buying clothes and other household furnitures
What is the happiest part of your day?
I gave a birth to a handsome son Stalone, no one have ever went to the hospital in the last 6 months, my daughter has started Nursery school
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
It is not easy for us to get enough compost to fertilize our small land, we have a small land to cultivate in order to feed my family, To get money at home I and my husband we have to work hard in other farm for $0.7 per day or my husband went to prepare charcoal in others forests for $10 per month