Mr. Ro P. lives in Svay Run village in Takeo province. He is a motor taxi driver and his wife, Mrs. Nou Khorn, is a farmer who grows rice on their own a plot of land. They do not earn enough income to build a better house for their family. Mr. Ro P. requests a loan to buy cement and other construction supplies, and to hire laborers to build the house. He is a 51-year-old father of six children, two of whom are employed while the other four attend the local school. He and his wife are pictured.
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.