Akumu Ritah (28 years old) was born in the Danida slum in Jinja, and she went to school up until senior 4.
She started to make paper beads in 2013. She would love to start her own beauty salon and she hopes that by selling the jewlery she will be able to make earn enough money to afford it. Ritah has also one son. She is a separated from the husband whom continues to support the child financially.
Ritah looks forward to a bright future with her own business.