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Fatoulaye is 54 years old and lives in Senegal. She has already paid back two previous loans at the local branch of UIMCEC where she is a member.

Fatoulaye buys fish for resale, and she chose this business activity in order to diversify her income sources. She is requesting a loan of 200 000 francs to buy fish to resell at the market. A higher income will increase her standard of living.
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Madame Fatoulaye est âgée de 54 ans et vit au Sénégal. Elle a déjà remboursé 2 crédits antérieurs dans le guichet de l’U-IMCEC de sa localité ou elle est membre. Son activité consiste à acheter du poisson pour le revendre. Elle l’a choisi par nécessité et dans le but de diversifier ses sources de revenus. Elle sollicite un crédit de 200 000 frs prévu pour l’achat de poissons qu’elle va revendre sur le marché. L’accroissement de ses bénéfices pourra l’aider à s’assurer un niveau de vie meilleur.

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
  • 48
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,535,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 491.3
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Fatoulaye to buy fish to resell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 3, 2012
Apr 3, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 19, 2013