Mrs. Roeurn R., 29, lives in the Chek village in the Kandal province. She is the mother of five childR., a preschooler and four who are enrolled in the local school. She and her husband, Mr. Nhor Dos, are farmers who have a 1.3-hectar field to cultivate rice to earn their living. They face a problem because their field is infertile, which has a bad effect on their crops. To deal with this problem, she decided to ask for a loan to buy fertilizers to help make their crops more productive.
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.