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Ms. Adama lives in Senegal. She has been active in the commercial sector for four years and sells packets of fruit juice. She is married, and the income generated by her business helps her participate in contributing to the household expenses. She begins each day at 2PM and ends at 6PM. She is a member of one of the branches of UIMCEC and is seeking a loan of 150,000 Frs to buy jeans, which will be resold. Her goal consists of diversifying her business with the aim of increasing her income in order to better help her spouse in managing the family expenses. Her dream is to travel regularly to one of the countries bordering Senegal to obtain jeans for resale.
Madame Adama habite au Sénégal. Elle s’active depuis 4 ans dans le secteur du commerce et exerce la vente de jus de fruits en sachets. Elle est mariée et les revenus que lui procure son activité l’aide a participer au règlement des factures au sein du foyer. Elle commence chaque jour sa journée à 14 heures pour terminer à 18 heures. Elle est membre d’un des guichets de l’UIMCEC et sollicite un crédit de 150 000 frs prévu pour acheter des jeans qui seront destinés à la vente. Son objectif consiste à diversifier son activité de commerce dans le but d’augmenter ses revenus pour mieux assister son conjoint dans la gestion des charges de la famille. Son rêve est de voyager régulièrement vers un des pays limitrophes du Sénégal pour se procurer des jeans à revendre.

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This loan is administered by UIMCEC, a Kiva Field Partner in Senegal since 2008. UIMCEC is a government-regulated microfinance institution whose mission is to improve the revenue and well-being of families through access to financial services, allowing principally women and young adult micro-entrepreneurs living in rural and semi-rural areas to develop their revenue-generating businesses and supporting them in becoming financially self-sufficient.

About Senegal

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 21
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,744,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 505.3
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD