Mr. Shen L. is a villager in Peaek Doung village in Kandal province. He is a farmer who owns a plot of land that he uses to cultivate rice to earn a living. On this plantation, he has a probL. because his field has infertile soil, which hurts his crop. In order to deal with this probL., he decided to ask for a loan to buy fertilizer to help his field produce more crops. His wife, Mrs. Yin Deang, is a grocer. Mr. Shen L. is 42 years old and the father of two children; one is a grocer who helps his mother's business and the other attends the local school. He and his wife are shown 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.