Mrs. Noeurn Y. is 62 years old and lives in Trapaing Saom village in Takeo province. She and her husband, Mr. Art Noup, are farmers who own a plot of land to cultivate both rice and vegetables. Now Mrs. Noeurn Y. is applying for a loan to buy two cows for breeding and plowing to reduce her expenditures. She has four children; one is a construction worker, another is a hairdresser, and the others are enrolled in the local school. Her husband is shown on the left of 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.