Nurjamal is a resident of Kerben, a nice village in the south of Kyrgyzstan. She is 35 and together with her husband, who is a taxi driver, she is bringing up four sons. The two older sons are at school and the other two sons are preschool age (under seven).
A year ago, with an initial investment of 15,000 soms, Nurjamal started to sell fruits and vegetables. In this way she earns 4,000 soms per month. With money received from the loan she wants to purchase more fruits and vegetables in order to increase the turnover of her business. In the future, with the profits gained from the trade, Nurjamal wants to purchase furniture to improve their living conditions.
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