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Rohat is a resident of the city of Isfara. She is 54 years old, married and has three sons, who already have families. Rohat currently lives with her husband, three daughters-in-law and two grandsons because her sons left to work in Russia. Her daughters-in-law are involved in sewing and concurrently helping their mother-in-law with her business. Rohat has been involved in buying and selling dried fruits for eight years. Also, she has been leasing a garden for five years, where 50 apricot trees grow. She and her daughters-in-law take care of the trees, pick apricots, dry them in the sun and then sell them. Rohat is requesting this loan to expand her business of buying and selling dried fruits. She is savings the profit from the business to build a house for one of her sons.
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Рохат жительница города Исфара. Ей 54 года. Она замужем. У нее трое сыновей, которые уже обзаведены семьями. Рохат сейчас живет с мужем, тремя невестками и двумя внуками, так как сыновья уехали на заработки в Россию. Ее невестки занимаются шитьем и одновременно помогают свекрови в ее деятельности. Рохат в течение 8 лет занимается куплей и продажей сухофруктов. К тому же она на 5-летний срок арендует участок сада, где растут 50 деревьев абрикоса. Она вместе с невестками ухаживает за деревьями и после сбора абрикосов, они сушат их на солнце и затем выводят на продажу. Рохат просит кредит для расширения своего бизнеса по купле-продаже сухофруктов. Прибыль с бизнеса она откладывает на постройку дома одному из своих сыновей.

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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.

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  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 153
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,656,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $2,025 helped Rohat to expand her dried fruits business.
96% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 17, 2013
Aug 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2015