Name: Hasina, Bibi
Education level: Class 7 (up to 12 years old)
No. of children: 2
No. of children in education: 2
No. of people in household: 8
Awareness of programme: Her older sister from another village told her about the programme
First toolkit: 2 years
Number of toolkits to date: 6
How has the programme helped her: With the extra income Hasina has been able to buy clothes and medicines as well as buying a sewing machine and paying for her children’s tuition fees.
Challenges: Rising feed prices have been a challenge but Hasina has still maintained an income. She has worries about the winter season affecting her poultry and the possibility of post-winter pox.
Future plans, targets and aspirations: Hasina hopes to buy a plot of land to farm for herself and her family so she is working hard to gain the income needed to make this possible.