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Amelie S's Group
, , Senegal / Food
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A loan helped to buy palm oil, groundnuts, lemon and fish.
Amelie S's Group's story
The banc villageois was inaugurated in November 2012, and this group consists of 5 women who practice commercial activities. Mrs. Marie Elisabeth is the group's representative. She appears on the right in the group photo, raising her hand. She is a 62-year-old widowed mother to six children, two girls and four boys. She has been processing and selling local products for over 25 years. She plans to buy a large quantity of local products, and she will use profits from her sales to cover her family's day-to-day expenses.