A loan of $525 helped to stock more beans and rice to sell.


Yudeta's story

Yudeta K. currently sells beans and rice at the market and is requesting a loan to stock more beans and rice to sell. She is a 45-year-old woman whose husband was shot dead during the 21 year liberation war in southern Sudan. She has five children: two are in Juba day secondary school and three are in primary school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a house for rent.


BRAC's holistic approach to poverty alleviation and empowerment of the poor encompasses a range of core programs in economic and social development, health, education, human rights and legal services which are delivered through an extensive network of village organizations. BRAC has become one of the world's largest NGOs as measured by the scale and diversity of its interventions. In 2007, BRAC started operations in Southern Sudan. The microfinance program, which is targeted towards returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.



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