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.
Andrew's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Andrew enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face right now is lack of capital to start my own carpentry workshop. This means that I still have to work for other carpenters for a small commission."
Anne's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Anne enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have is that since my husband died, I have been forced to be the sole breadwinner for a family of five. I do not have a sustainable source of income and this means that I cannot adequately provide them with basic needs, like food, clothing and education."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is struggled with collecting firewood and eventually after selling the firewood I was able to buy cushions for my chairs."
Caroline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"My proudest achievement was having had a small business where I used to cook and sell snacks and with the profits I managed to buy quite a number of chickens and rear them."
Joshwa's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Joshwa enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having struggled and done a lot of casual work, after getting my wages I used to save a large percentage of the money and eventually I was able to build my house."
Evalyne's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Evalyne enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have is lack of a steady source of income, this means paying school fees for son who is in secondary school is difficult and he might be sent home from school soon."
Wilfrida's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Wilfrida enrolled.
"The biggest hardship currently in our life is on paying school fees to our children and finding daily food for the family."
Dorothy's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Dorothy enrolled.
"The achievement we are proudest of is being able to build our current small iron roof house after the one we had which was thatched roofed, burnt down."
Hellen's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we are facing currently is on constant sickness,my husband has respiratory problem which has proven hard to treat and is expensive."
Benard's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Benard enrolled.
"My biggest hardship currently is on feeding my family since I depend on casual labour around which most of the time is not available."