Mrs. Sroam P. works with her husband in Siem Reap Province fishing. She is 24 years old, and she and her husband currently have one child that they support. Her husband works mostly as a fisherman, but also works part time as a construction worker when the fishing is bad in the Tonle Sap Lake. This loan will be used to purchase a new fishing net and small wooden boat for Mrs. Sroam P..
KREDIT Microfinance Institution Plc., is one of Kiva’s most established partners in Southeast Asia. The organization empowers the economically-active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services. Beyond loans, KREDIT offers low-income clients complementary training in debt management, savings and budgeting. In addition, KREDIT partners with NGOs to offer training in primary health care, agricultural techniques and HIV/AIDS awareness.
For more information on KREDIT, please visit its partner page. If you would like to engage more with KREDIT and its borrowers, you can also join its lending team, KREDIT MFI Cambodia.