Betty Apiny

Betty is 36 years old and lives in the Danida area of Jinja with her husband and three children ages 3 to 15. They live in a rented room. Her husband does occasional casual labor but it is hard to find work. Betty is a beader. She came to Jinja in 1999 from Kaberamaido near Karamoja because of problems with rebels burning houses in the area. Her biggest problems are paying school fees and paying her rent.