Qayum is a resident of the B. Gafurovsky naighborhood in the city of Khujand. He is 66 years old. He has a high school education. Qayum and his family have been raising livestock for 8 years now. They buy large livestock, take care of it for several month and then sell it at the market at a premium. In order to grow his business Qayum is taking out a loan to purchase calves.
Каюм - житель Б.Гафуровского района города Худжанд. Ему 66 лет. Образование среднее. Каюм вот уже 8 лет со своей семьей занимается животноводством. Они покупают крупно-рогатый скот, несколько месяцев выхаживают и затем продают его на рынке с наценкой. Чтобы расширить свой бизнес, Каюм берет кредит для приобретения телят.
About MLO Humo and Partners
MLO Humo and Partners is a microfinance institution in Tajikistan that aims to support vulnerable and underserved populations living in rural areas through financial and consulting services for small businesses. Kiva loans are used by groups and individual borrowers to start and grow businesses and build brighter futures for themselves, their families and their communities. This is especially important in Tajikistan, the poorest country in Central Asia, where more than two-thirds of the population lives below the poverty line.