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Total loan: $425
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Nyoka

South Sudan
Munuki, Juba, Southern, South Sudan / Fruits & Vegetables

A loan of $425 helped purchase tomatoes and onions to sell.


Nyoka's story

Nyoka J. is currently in the business of selling green vegetables at the market and is requesting a loan to purchase tomatoes and onions to sell. Nyoka is 29 years old and married to a soldier. She has six children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to pay school fees for her children.

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 toward returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.



Loan details

Loan length:

13 months
Disbursed date: March 9, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC South Sudan

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Loan details

Loan length:

13 months
Disbursed date: March 9, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC South Sudan