She has been working as therapist at a local hospital since 2011. Her husband transports goods between districts for a living. They live in a ger (a portable felt dwelling) on a plot of land.
Enkhjargall is requesting a loan of $3000 to buy building materials, such as bricks, cements, planks and fiberglass for building a barn next to their ger.
Building a barn next to her ger will decrease heat loss, reducing coal usage. The burning of coal is considered the foremost contributor of air pollution, according to state research department.
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This loan is part of Credit Mongol's green loan program, which helps clients to purchase products for improving their heating and ventilation systems, reducing pollution and health problems caused by burning coal in the winter.
About Credit MongolCredit Mongol is the largest non-banking financial institution (NBFI) in Mongolia. Its mission is to contribute to the prosperity of Mongolians by providing high-quality, affordable and varied financial services to micro-entrepreneurs and small-to-medium-sized businesses. It prioritizes serving remote, rural populations that have typically lacked access to credit and other financial services. Uniquely, it offers solar panel loans to nomadic herders, most of whom live without electricity.
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