A street seller of pagnes (colourful West African cloth), Kougbafo is 35 years old and married to an employee of a local company. She has 3 children aged 12, 10 and 8, who all go to school. She will use her first loan from WAGES to stock up on pagnes to resell to her customers. In the future, she would like to open a shop and support her husband with their children's education. She has been in her line of work for 12 years.
Revendeuse de pagnes de façon ambulante, Kougbafo âgée de 35ans est mariée à un employé dans une société de la place. Elle a 03 enfants âgés respectivement de 12,10 et 08ans tous scolarisés. Avec son premier crédit à WAGES, elle va s’approvisionner en pagnes pour revendre à ses clients. Elle voudrait à l’avenir, ouvrir une boutique et aider son mari dans l’éducation de leurs enfants. Elle est dans ce domaine il y a 12ans.
About Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social
This loan is administered by Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES), Togo’s second-largest microfinance institution. Along with a wide range of savings and loan products, WAGES offers its clients training programs in basic literacy, health care (HIV/AIDS and malaria), and business-related subjects (business management, marketing, accounting). You can show your support for WAGES by joining its lending team!