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Slavica
Slavica is a hair dresser. She is living in Kosovo in a Serbian community. Slavica is married and has two children. Slavica started to work as a hair dresser 13 years ago from her home. Slavica is requesting a loan from KosInvest to buy new hair dressing tools such as a new chair and hair creams.

This will develop her business and increase the numbers of her clients. She uses her income to support her family. She notes that this loan will improve her business and allow her to attract more clients. In the future, she plans to develop her business more.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan will support the economic aspirations of minority people in Kosovo. Roma people and ethnic Serbians have historically faced a tremendous amount of hardship in Kosovo, and are still socioeconomically and politically vulnerable. During the 1998-1999 war, the fighting displaced 250,000 people. Among those displaced were an estimated 80-90% of the region’s Roma population. Today, Roma and ethnic Serbians living in Kosovo still face discrimination and are excluded from many aspects of society, including fair political representation and high rates of unemployment. By supporting this loan you are helping provide opportunity to marginalized populations.

About KosInvest

KosInvest is a micro-enterprise development organization that provides loans to help people in rural Kosovo generate more income and improve their living conditions. It offers a wide range of loan products, from loans tailored to micro and small enterprises to loans designed to help women-headed households.

About Kosovo

  • $7,600
    Average annual income
  • 0
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    Kosovo Loans Fundraising
  • $1,800,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 0.8
    Euro (EUR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,525 helped Slavica to buy new hair dressing tools such as a new chair and hair creams.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 26, 2012
Listed
Jun 28, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Aug 17, 2014