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Monsieur Baba is a 42 year old man who lives in a community in Senegal. He is a security guard who also works in the trade sector. He has 5 years work experience in these activities. He chose to work as a trader in order to round-up his salary. He has been a member of the community branch of U-IMCEC since November 2009. He is requesting a loan of 250,000 frs so that he can buy fish that he can sell to retailers. He holds a wholesale trader's card. The increase in his revenues will enables him to improve his standard of living.
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Monsieur Baba est un homme de 42 ans qui habite dans une des localités sénégalaises. C’est un agent de sécurité qui évolue en meme temps dans le secteur du commerce. Il a une expérience de 5 ans dans ses activités. Il a choisi cette activité de commerce pour arrondir les fins de mois. Il est membre du guichet de l’U-IMCEC de la localité depuis novembre 2009. Il sollicite un crédit de 250 000 frs prévu pour l’approvisionner en poissons qu’il va vendre aux revendeurs. Il détient une carte de mareyeur .L’accroissement de ses revenus lui permet d’améliorer son niveau de vie.

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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
  • 92
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,835,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 498.2
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD