Mrs. Kun K. is a 40-year-old woman who lives in the Trapaing Svay village in Takeo Province. She and her husband, Mr. Ang Rin, are farmers who own a plot of land they use to cultivate rice to earn a living. They still can gather a little rice revenue to support their family. However, in order to improve the living, Mrs. Kun K. has decided to ask for a loan to purchase a cow to start a cow breeding business.
She has five children, two of whom are employed in a garment factory while the others are attending the local school. Her husband is shown with her in the picture.
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.