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.
Lucas's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Lucas enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is shortage of water as where we get water is very far and we walk for over two hours to reach the water point and at times we even miss the water after covering that long distance."
Pamela's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that through selling water I am able to feed my family."
Eunice's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Eunice received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to plaster my house , fence my home and buy water tank."
Humphrey's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Humphrey enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to obtain my land which was taken a way by my relatives. Secondly l would wish to dig a borehole since we are stay far from the water source. Finally l would like to use the rest of the money to build a new house because my house is very small and according to tradition l am supposed to build a new house."
Owino's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Owino enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on digging a borehole so that we can have water in our compound as getting water is really a problem in a place, I am a preacher and I got sick and we are not allowed to use public means so I will use part of the cash on contributing towards the funds that we are trying to save as a church so that we can buy a vehicle."
Caroline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"The proudest achievement is that through my farming I have been able to buy a water pump to water my crops. Also through farming I have been able to educate my children."
Pamela's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Pamela received a $98 initial payment.
"l bought utensils, l bought food , goat and water containers."
Rose's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Rose received a $98 initial payment.
"l bought bedding , l also paid a loan ,water containers and Radio."
Risper's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Risper enrolled.
"I am planning to expand my house because it's small, plaster it because I am elderly and smearing is becoming hectic for me, buy a water tank so that I can harvest rain water and use the remaining amount to pay my son's college fee."
Mary's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Mary received a $98 initial payment.
"l paid school fee , l also bought water containers ( supper drums) . l bought cautions."
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