Land Ownership

Elastina Abote in front of her two bedrooms house with her family

Elastina Abote a woman without limbs lives her dream as a land owner.

She sought the help of LIDDWA and NUWODU in the acquisition of her birth right from her father and is now in position to support her family. Elastina embarked on tilling the land for profit and with support from her grand-children; she cultivates sweet potatoes, beans and soy peas which she sells to the local trading centre along with the pancakes she makes.

The financial management skills Elastina attained from the LIDDWA economic empowerment training  enabled her  join  a savings group with fellow women with disabilities, can now support her family and has constructed a two bed roomed house.



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