Mr. Sophan L. lives in Samroang village in Takeo province. He is a farmer who grows rice and also raises ducks. Since his duck-breeding business is going very well, he has decided to ask for a loan to buy 150 more ducks to breed. His wife, Mrs. Keo Im, helps him run both businesses. Mr. Sophan L. is 56 years old and he and his wife have two children, one of whom works in a garment factory while the other attends a local school. His wife is seen here in the photo with him.
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.