Mrs. Khien D. is a widow in Romeat village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a 1 hectare field to cultivate rice. She now has a problem with this farming because she does not have the ability to purchase fertilizers to support the field, so she decided to ask for a loan to buy more fertilizers to support the field and make her crops more productive. She has two children, one of whom is a farmer and the other is a construction worker.
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.