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Daouda lives in Senegal. He is married and 38 years old. He is a teacher in the town where he lives. He chose his profession out of love for teaching but also because he needed to earn money to provide for his personal needs. He gets great pleasure from teaching young pupils and helping them to face life's difficulties; Daouda is a newly-married man who is requesting a loan of 300,000 francs. The purpose of the loan is to purchase a bed and a dressing table for his bedrom in preparation for the arrival of his wife in the conjugal home. The loan will allow him to fulfil this project and improve his living space.
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Monsieur Daouda habite au Sénégal. Il est marié et âgé de 38 ans. Il est enseignant dans la localité ou il vit. Il a choisi sa profession par amour du métier mais aussi par nécessité dans le souci de se procurer des revenus pour subvenir a ses besoins personnels. Tout son plaisir consiste à former les jeunes élèves et les aider a affronter les difficultés de la vie. Daouda est un nouveau marié qui sollicite un crédit de 300 000 frs. L’objet du prêt est l’achat d’un lit et d’une coiffeuse en vue d’aménager sa chambre a coucher pour préparer l’arrivée de sa femme a rejoindre le domicile conjugal. Le financement lui permettra de réaliser son projet et d’améliorer son cadre de vie.

Additional Information


This loan is administered by UIMCEC, a Kiva Field Partner in Senegal since 2008. UIMCEC is a government-regulated microfinance institution whose mission is to improve the revenue and well-being of families through access to financial services, allowing principally women and young adult micro-entrepreneurs living in rural and semi-rural areas to develop their revenue-generating businesses and supporting them in becoming financially self-sufficient.

About Senegal

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 37
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,558,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 455.6
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Daouda to buy a bed and dressing table for his bedroom.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 5, 2011
Aug 25, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2012