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Animal SalesPeruEdelmira is a member of the communal bank KUSI CCOYLLOR. The bank is located in the Vilcabamba district, in La Convencion province, in the department of Cusco. Edelmira...Read their story >
Food Production/SalesPhilippinesTeofila is a widowed woman with four children. She is a very hard-working entrepreneur. Teofila is 63 years old now. Teofila has a food-vending business in the Philippin...Read their story >
Personal Housing ExpensesIndiaIndumati, shown in the photo standing first from left, is a 46-year-old woman who is married and has two children who are in college. She lives in a small village in Dhenka...Read their story >
PoultryVietnamMrs Sáu is 46 years old and she is married. Sáu lives in Thanh Hoa city, a urban town in Thanh Hoa province. She has worked in agriculture, raising poultry, for more than 1...Read their story >
Food Production/SalesSamoaElena is 29 years old and married with one child. She runs a small business selling popcorn in her community and has been doing this for two years. Elena has requested a lo...Read their story >
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