Mrs. Saven V. lives in Dey Eth Kos Phos Village in Kandal Province. She sells Khmer cake. Her husband, Mr. Sam Mao, is a farmer who owns a plot of land on which he grows vegetables. He faces an obstacle because his field is infertile and insects have damaged his crops.
To deal with these problems, Mrs. Saven V. has decided to ask for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides to support her field and make her crops more productive. She is 41 years old and the mother of three children who attend the local school. Her husband is shown on the left 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.