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Rimsom Florent 1Er Jumeau
Rimson Florent is single and has no children. He is a student in his third year of a professional degree program at ESTPO (the Ouagadougou University of Public Works), and has been on this course for three years. He is studying here because the ESTPO is a leading school in the field of civil engineering studies in the country. He plans to finance his higher education studies.

Rimson Florent carries out practical work experience placements during the holidays, because he wants to gain professional experience. He plans to work once he finishes his studies.
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Mr RIMSOM FLORENT est célibataire sans enfant.
Il est étudiant en classe de licence III professionnelle à l’ESTPO (Ecole Supérieure des Travaux Public de Ouagadougou) depuis 3ans. Parce que L’ESTPO est une école de référence en matière de formation en génie civil dans notre pays.
Mr veut financer ses études supérieures.
Il fait des stages pratiques pendant les vacances pour acquérir une expérience professionnelle. Il envisage après les études travailler.

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This loan is part of Micro Start's higher education program, offering students tuition loans for two-year associates degrees and three-to-five-year bachelor's and graduate-level degrees. Micro Start is partnering with education institutions like the Ecole Superieure de Travaux Publics de Ouagadougou (ESTPO) to identify and provide financing to high-achieving, responsible students who lack the resources to pay for tuition up front. This Kiva loan will be used to provide borrowers with needed goods or services, as opposed to cash or financial credit. These loans have terms ranging from five to ten years and include an upfront fee of 2.5% and an annual interest rate of 5%. They are disbursed at the start of the school year and are repaid monthly with a grace period of two to three years. By supporting this loan, you are helping students with limited options to stay in school, and encouraging Micro Start to roll the program out to more institutions and support even more students.

About Micro Start/AFD

This loan is administered by Micro Start/AFD, Kiva’s first Field Partner in Burkina Faso. Micro Start/AFD’s mission is to improve families' living conditions in general, and those of women in particular, by facilitating access to financial and non-financial services.


Micro Start/AFD is a professional microfinance institution offering financial services, advice, and training. One of the organization’s principal aims is to collect obligatory and voluntary savings that foster clients’ financial independence. Micro Start/AFD also focuses on building female entrepreneurs’ skills in management and business administration and improving the living conditions in its clients’ communities. More information can be found on Micro Start’s Kiva Field Partner Page.

About Burkina Faso

  • $1,284
    Average annual income
  • 24
    View loans »
    Burkina Faso Loans Fundraising
  • $1,440,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 515.7
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD
Paying Back - Currency Exchange Loss

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $3,150 helped Rimsom Florent 1Er Jumeau to finance his higher education studies.
6% repaid
Repayment Term
87 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Irregularly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 25, 2012
Listed
Dec 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible