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Shokir is 51 years old. He is married and has four children - two sons and two daughters. His wife works as a chef and one daughter is abroad earning money. Shokir is a punctual, friendly and kind person. He has a college economics education. Right now he works in construction remodeling homes. Simultaneously, Shokir provides taxi services and drives passengers on needed routes. This business is cost-effective in his city. He is asking for a loan to buy a Nexia car.
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Шокиру 51 год. Он женат и у него четверо детей - два сына и две дочери. Его жена работает поваром, а одна дочь находится в загранице на заработках. Шокир пунктуальный, приветливый и добрый человек. У него высшее экономическое образование. В данное время он работает мастером по ремонту домов. Одновременно Шокир хочет заняться предоставлением услуги такси и развозить пассажиров по нужному маршруту. Такой вид деятельности является рентабельным в его городе. Он запрашивает кредит для приобретения легкового автомобиля модели Nexia.

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This loan is part of Humo's startup loan program targeting particularly vulnerable clients who live at subsistence and do not qualify for the standard loan due to lack of income from an existing business. This program offers clients up to a 4-month grace period on the loan. By funding this loan, you are supporting borrowers who have limited options to start and grow small businesses. This has the potential to alleviate the effects of poverty, significantly improving borrowers' incomes and their families' quality of life. 

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.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 209
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,711,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Shokir to buy a car to provide taxi services.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 3, 2013
May 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2013