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Miriam's family
Miriam
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
79
homeHousehold Size:
2
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first lumpsum transfer on buying 3 sheep,a mattress and utensils.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have livestock now.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 4 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used the transfer to buy furniture and a mattress. I also purchased foodstuffs for family consumption.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to build a good iron roofed house with a portion of the transfer while the rest I'll use to build my son a house.
 
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access_time 4 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I plan to rebuild my house,buy household items and buy some livestock
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is having a home and my children
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is that I am sick and I can't stand on my own
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part is when am with my grandchildren telling stories