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Sodoédé is a 44-year old woman. She is married to a carpenter. She has three children. Since 1994, Sodoédé has been selling “pagnes” [traditional colorful fabric] as well as onions. She sells to all sorts of people, out of her home, at the market and as a street vendor. She stocks up at the Big Market of Lomé.

Sodoédé is requesting her third-cycle loan from WAGES in order to buy sets of “pagnes” fabric and onions.
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Sodoédé est une femme âgé(e) de 44 ans. Elle est mariée å un menuisier. Elle a 03 enfants
Sodoédé travaille comme revendeuse de pagnes et d’oignons depuis 1994. Elle vend à toutes personnes à domicile, dans les marchés et de façon ambulante. Elle achète les produits au Grand Marché de Lomé.
Sodoédé a requis son troisième cycle de crédit à WAGES afin d’acheter des pagnes, et des oignons.

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About Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social

This loan is administered by Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES), Togo’s second-largest microfinance institution. Along with a wide range of savings and loan products, WAGES offers its clients training programs in basic literacy, health care (HIV/AIDS and malaria), and business-related subjects (business management, marketing, accounting). You can show your support for WAGES by joining its lending team!

About Togo

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 3
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    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,706,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 464.4
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Sodoédé to buy traditional "pagnes" fabric and onions.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 14, 2011
Aug 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2012