A loan of $925 helped to buy agricultural inputs (crop protection products).


Alphonse Gaetan's story

Alphonse is 46 years old, married, and the father of eight children. He owns a 20-year-old cocoa plantation in a village nearby and he is taking a loan to buy crop protection products in order to improve the quality of his production and to better organize his harvest. The profits from his loan will be saved and used to achieve his goals, namely to expand his plantation and improve his family's living conditions.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan


This loan is special because:

It gives farmers access to crucial financing when they need it the most.



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