Abou L. is a well-known jeweler in the central market (Boucotte) of Ziguinchor. This father of a family has been working in this field for approximately 20 years. Thanks to his revenues, he provides for his family. He's seeking this loan to bolster his business.
Abou L. est un bijoutier trés connu au marché central (Boucotte) de Ziguinchor. Ce pére de famille travaille dans ce secteur depuis une vingtaine d'années. Grâce à ses revenus, il assume les charges faliliales. Il sollicite ce prêt pour renforcer son business.
This loan is administered by UIMCEC, a Kiva Field Partner in Senegal since 2008. UIMCEC is a government-regulated microfinance institution whose mission is to improve the revenue and well-being of families through access to financial services, allowing principally women and young adult micro-entrepreneurs living in rural and semi-rural areas to develop their revenue-generating businesses and supporting them in becoming financially self-sufficient.