Mr. Suon R. is a villager who lives in Reang Dek village in Kandal province. He and his wife, Mrs. Doeuk Vann, are farmers who own a plot of land which they use to cultivate rice for family living. With this farming, they don’t have enough money for growing crop. So Mr. Suon R. would like to ask for a loan to buy fertilizers, and gasoline for cultivating rice. Aside from farmer, Mr. Suon R. is also earns his living through fishing in the local village.
This couple has four children; two of whom are attending in the local school and the others are too young to study or work. His wife is in the picture with him.
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.