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Shakhovidin lives in the town of Isfara and works with livestock. He is 48 years old, married and has two sons and one daughter. His wife works in a chemical plant, and his oldest son is a migrant worker abroad. Shakhovidin has over 4 years of experience in the sheep business. From his childhood, he has known how to raise goats and sheep.

On his farm, he now has 15 sheep for fattening and sale. Previously, he used to buy and sell sheep together with his friend. Now he handles the business independently. His family helps him with breeding the animals.

To continue his business, Shakhovidin needs to purchase feed for the livestock. It is with this goal that he has applied for a loan. With the loan proceeds, he wants to buy feed, particularly hay, barley and corn.
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Шаховидин является животноводом, проживающим в городе Исфара. Ему 48 лет, имеет жену, двоих сыновей и одну дочь. Его жена работает в химическом заводе, а старший сын работает мигрантом в загранице. Шаховидин на протяжении 4-х лет занимается овцеводческим бизнесом. Он с юности знает как разводить мелко-рогатый скот. У него сейчас в хозяйстве имеется 15 голов овец для откорма и продажи. Раньше он занимался куплей и продажей овец совместно со своим другом. А теперь он занимается этим бизнесом самостоятельно. В разведении овец ему помогает семья. Для продолжения деятельности Шаховидин нуждается в закупе корма для скота. С этой целью он просит кредит. На сумму кредита он хочет купить корм, в частности сено, ячмень и кукурузу.

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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
  • 146
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,656,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Shakhovidin to buy hay, barley and corn as feed for goats and sheep.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 21, 2013
Jul 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014