Latifa G. is 40 years old. Latifa is an internally displaced person (IDP). She relocated from the occupied territory Azerbaydjana Djabrail, and now lives in the Absheron region.
Latifa has been working for seven years as a seamstress. She learned this line of work from her neighbor who is also a seamstress and with her advice she began to work. Latifa now needs a loan in order to buy a new sewing machine. Her old machine is broken and she is not able to work many orders , because she sews very accurately and loves her work very much.
Latifa G. 40 let. Latifa yavlyayetsya IDP pesonom, Ona pereselenec iz okkupirovannix teritoriya AZerbaydjana Djabrail, seychas ona projivayet v Absheron regione.
Latifa uje 7 let kak rabotayet partnixoy. Etomu biznesu nauchila yeyo sosedka kotoraya toje partnixa i po yeyo sovetu ona nachala rabotat. Latifa seychas nujdayetsya v 2000 AZN chtobi kupit novuyu shveynuyu mashinu yeyo mashina isportilas i ona ne mojet rabotat a zakazov mnoqo ,potmu chto ona ochen okkuratno shyot i ochen lubit svoyu rabotu.
Komak means “help” in Azerbaijani. As of its creation in 1999, Komak has kept true to its name by helping thousands of Internally Displaced Persons, refugees and the economically disadvantaged by providing these groups with sustainable credit services. As of 2010 Komak’s $2.5 million portfolio serves 1513 clients, 81% of whom are IDPs, and 40% of borrowers are women. In 2009, Komak was cited in a report by the United Nations General Assembly as one of Azerbaijan's prominent forces in restoring the local economy by enabling small and medium enterprises with credit. For more on Komak, please join our lending team, Friends of Komak Credit Union.