Mr. Pok P. is a villager in Preak Thom Village in Kandal Province. He is a motorbike taxi driver who can only make a meager income to support his family. His wife, Mrs. Khiev Nara, is employed in a garment factory. Even though Mr. Pok P. and his wife have different businesses, they still cannot afford to fix up their house so Mr. Pok P. decided to ask for a loan for his purpose. Mr. Pok P. is 27 years old and the father of a child who is too young to work or study because that child is only five. His wife is shown on the right of the photo.
Angkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.