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.
Edinah's family
access_time 8 years ago
Edinah received a $99 initial payment.
"My mother is planning to buy a bed for me, construct a pit latrine and also add me more clothes and do fencing of our compound."
Irene's family
access_time 8 years ago
Irene received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that my husband is now free with his in laws (my people)because he has paid my dowry."
Monica's family
access_time 8 years ago
Monica received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan on paying my children's school fees."
Perez's family
access_time 8 years ago
Perez received a $496 second payment.
"GD works directly with household but other NGOs use third parties which takes long procedures."
Risper's family
access_time 8 years ago
Risper received a $99 initial payment.
"We (recipient and spouse) are planning to spend the upcoming lump sum on either renovating or building a new house and buying a stock of dry grain."
Sofia's family
access_time 8 years ago
Sofia received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend the upcoming lump sum payment on enlarging my house and also paying secondary school fee."
Nikolas's family
access_time 8 years ago
Nikolas received a $99 initial payment.
"We (with my spouse) plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on purchase of bulls, household furniture and bedding."
Judith's family
access_time 8 years ago
Judith received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend the upcoming lump sum payment on purchase of fishing nets and boat with the purpose of starting fishing business, and also enlarging my house."
George's family
access_time 8 years ago
George received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on construction of a new house and also paying school fee for my children"
Rose's family
access_time 8 years ago
Rose received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on improvement of our housing structure, buying seats and paying school fee."