Mrs. Un O. was bO. in 1974 and lives in Thkouv village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice. Her husband, Mr. Buo Bou, is a motor taxi driver. Even though they work hard, they still don't earn enough income to provide a better life for their family. In order to improve their lives, Mrs. Un Om requests a loan to buy a cow to breed. They have four children, three of whom are enrolled in the local school, and the youngest is not in school yet. Her husband and child are also shown in the picture with her.
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.