Mr. Channa K. is villager in Krang Thnang village in Takeo province. He is a farmer who owns a plot of land where he cultivates rice. In this plantation, he faces a problem because he does not have enough money to hire laborer with two oxen to plow the field. He has decided to ask for a loan to buy a buffalo to use with his old buffalo to plow on the field and to reduce his expenses. His wife, Mrs. Saem Sokhun, owns a poultry business. Mr. Channa K. is 25 years old and the father of two children who are too young to work or study. He and his wife are shown in the photo.
Angkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.