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Joseph
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
47
workCampaign
Standard Uganda
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access_time 4 days ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means I will be able to get a good sleeping place. I will build an iron roofed house that I can comfortably sleep in and if by any chance I have some balance, I will buy a motorcycle with which I can offer boda-boda services. This will generate some income for me and make my life better.
What is the happiest part of your day?
I am happiest in the morning when I wake up healthy. I am able to work and get food for the day.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I am faced with is lack of money to do the things I would love to do. Currently, I am sick and I can not work at the same pase with the rest of the people. I can not do garden work and yet that would be the ideal. I am motorist offering boda-boda services but it is not rewarding enough because I am not able to satisfy my financial need. The motorcycle that I am using is for someone else who also needs his share at the end of every week. Life is not easy.