Mrs. Ny L. is a villager in Kvav village in Takeo province. She is a basket maker. Her husband, Mr. Lun Sy, is a coconut seller. He now wants to buy a cow for breeding to earn more income. In order to do this, Mrs. Ny L. decided to ask for a loan to buy a cow. She is 38 years old and the mother of three children, two of whom are enrolled in the local school while the other is too young to work or study. Her husband is presented on the right 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.