Mr. Yun Y. is a villager in Trapeang Chak village in Prey Veng province. He is 44 years old. He and his wife, Mrs. Pao Phun (who appears in the photo with him), are farmers who own a three-hectare plot of land to cultivate rice to support their family. His child helps him on the farm. On the side,
Mr. Yun Y. also works as a construction worker.
The problem with his land is that the soil is infertile. So to improve production, Mr. Yun Y. is applying for a loan to buy fertilizer.
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.