This 29-year-old young man is Internally Displaced Person (IDP) from the Armenian-ocupied territory of Azerbaijan Kalbadjar region Kilindjli village. He temporary lives with his family in Khirdalan settlement. He borrowed the loan of $500 and bought the building materials.
Now he needs $1000 to buy the lorry. He has been engaged in this business for 2 years. He is very kind, friendly and hard-working person.
Komak means “help” in Azerbaijani. As of its creation in 1999, Komak has kept true to its name by helping thousands of Internally Displaced Persons, refugees and the economically disadvantaged by providing these groups with sustainable credit services. As of 2010 Komak’s $2.5 million portfolio serves 1513 clients, 81% of whom are IDPs, and 40% of borrowers are women. In 2009, Komak was cited in a report by the United Nations General Assembly as one of Azerbaijan's prominent forces in restoring the local economy by enabling small and medium enterprises with credit. For more on Komak, please join our lending team, Friends of Komak Credit Union.