Mrs. Srey Pao S. and her husband, Mr. Phat Thon, are villagers in Check village in Kandal province and she was born in 1979. She is a farmer who owns 1 hectare of land to cultivate rice on to support her family. In the rice field, she has some problems because her field has infertile soil and it is far from the irrigation system. Thus, in order to improve rice production, Mrs. Srey Pao S. decided to apply for a loan to buy fertilizer and fuel. Her husband is a construction worker and she has a child who is one year old. Her husband is also in the photo.
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.