GDLive Newsfeed
We check in with people at each stage of the cash transfer process to see how things are going. Take a look at some of their stories as they appear here in real-time. Learn more about how recipients opt in to share their stories.
Marcela's family
access_time 8 years ago
Marcela enrolled.
"I have planned to expand my business with the first transfer,the second transfer I will use it to buy a water tank and I will also buy house furniture."
Prisca's family
access_time 8 years ago
Prisca enrolled.
"I plan to buy water tanks, fix gutters for harvesting rain water, boost my farming activities and to save for school fees."
Ester's family
access_time 8 years ago
Ester enrolled.
"My biggest difficulty has been to obtain clean drinking water because of water shortage in this area."
David's family
access_time 8 years ago
David enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is inadequacy in the supply of water in this area. We have to trek for long distance to fetch water for domestic use. This has been a major hardship for being that we are nowadays elderly."
Lilian's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Lilian received a $98 initial payment.
"I would like to build water tank, chairs and cows."
Mary's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is scarcity of water. I live in a water scarce area and this gets worst during dry season. I have to walk distances to the lake to fetch water."
Evelyne's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Evelyne enrolled.
"I plan renovate my house, install steel doors and windows. I also plan to fence my compound, put a gate and to buy water storage containers."
Benta's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Benta enrolled.
"I have planned to expand my business,I will also build a toilet and I will also drill water."
Irene's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Irene enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to fence my compound for security purposes. Secondly l would wish to cement my house because where I am staying is water logged area. I would also like to build a kitchen to help me prepare meals for my children. Finally l would like to use the rest of the money to pay school fees for my children."
Linet's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Linet enrolled.
"I am planning to use my transfer to purchase water vessels so I can harvest rain water for drinking, buy a few household furniture, buy two goats that I can sell in future when in financial problems and save the rest of the transfer for my two daughters who are transitioning to secondary school next year."
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