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Aleksandar is a single twenty-five year old. He lives with his parents in a minority community in Kosovo. He is a very hardworking young man.

For more than five years Akelsandar has started his own business, servicing computers and equipment for the internet. He has always been interested in and had talent for Information Technology and after many attempts he began his own business. At the beginning of his business he started with a very small shop and with little work. Aleksandar now has managed to expand its premises and have more customers.

He now needs the loan to buy equipment for service reserve equipment. The loan will help increase the capacity of his work in the near future and he hopes to expand his business even further. He wants to thank all Kiva lenders!

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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
  • 1
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    Kosovo Loans Fundraising
  • $1,785,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 0.8
    Euro (EUR) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $1,300 helped Aleksandar to buy equipment for service reserve equipment.
99% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 26, 2012
Dec 12, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 1, 2015