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Shavkat is a 26 year old bachelor. He lives with his parents, two sisters, and two younger brothers in the Qubadiyon district. Shavkat farms crops, and now he would like to start a new business selling cattle. The climate and environment of his region is favorable for raising livestock. He also has a small barn and place for storing feed on the family property. However he needs to buy animals, so he is asking for a loan. Shavkat is asking for a loan to buy 2 head of cattle to feed and re sell.
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Шавкат 26-летний холостой молодой человек. Он живет с родителями, двумя сестрами и двумя младшими братьями в районе Кубадиён. Шавкат занимается растениеводством. Сейчас он хотел бы начать новый бизнес и заняться куплей и продажей крупнорогатого скота. Климат и природа его района благоприятствует разведению скота. К тому же Шавкат при дворе своего дома имеет коровник, а также у него есть сбережения для закупа корма. Чтобы начать деятельность ему необходимо закупить скот. Поэтому он обратился за кредитом. Шавкат просит кредит для закупа 2-х голов крупнорогатого скота с целью дальнейшего откорма и перепродажи.

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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
  • 208
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,711,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Shavkat buy two head of cattle for feeding and resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 22, 2013
May 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014