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A loan of $1,075 helped to buy fertilizer for his rice and corn harvests as well as to pay laborers.


Abduqayum's story

Abduqayum lives in northern Tajikistan in a city called Isfara. He is 45 years old and currently works on a farm. He is married and has three kids. Previously, Abduqayum traveled each year to work in Russia. Now he doesn't need to leave the country. For a year he has been working his farm. On his land, one hectare, he grows rice and corn. Now he needs a loan. He must buy fertilizers for his harvest and hire laborers to work his land. This loan will provide high quality crops which will increase his family's income.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Blake Griffin



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