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Yormahmad lives in the Shahrituz region in the south-west area of the Khatlon region of Tajikistan. He is 43 years old, married, and has 3 children. His eldest son has gone to Russia to earn money, and his daughters are in school. His wife does not work outside the home. Yormahmad works in agriculture. Now he wants to start a new business in the field of animal husbandry, as this is a profitable occupation that is not too physically demanding. For this reason, he is seeking a loan to get into buying and selling cattle. He plans to use the income generated by this loan for the future increase of his herd and the expansion of his new business.
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Ёрмахмад живет в районе Шахритус в юго-западной части Хатлонской области Таджикистана. Ёрмахмаду 43 года. Он женат и имеет троих детей. Старший сын уехал на заработки в Россию, а дочери учатся в школе. Жена Ёрмахмада не работает, она ведет домашнее хозяйство. Сам Ёрмахмад занимается земледелием.
Сейчас Ёрмахмад хочет начать новый бизнес. Его интересует животноводческая деятельность, так как это прибыльное дело и не требует тяжелой работы. С этим намерением Ёрмахмад просит кредит для купли и продажи крупно-рогатого скота. В будущем за счет прибыли он планирует увеличить поголовье скота и расширить свой новый бизнес.

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This loan is part of Humo's startup loan program targeting particularly vulnerable clients who live at subsistence and do not qualify for the standard loan due to lack of income from an existing business. This program offers clients up to a 4-month grace period on the loan. By funding this loan, you are supporting borrowers who have limited options to start and grow small businesses. This has the potential to alleviate the effects of poverty, significantly improving borrowers' incomes and their families' quality of life. 

About MLO Humo and Partners

MLO Humo and Partners is a microfinance institution in Tajikistan that aims to support vulnerable and underserved populations living in rural areas through financial and consulting services for small businesses. Kiva loans are used by groups and individual borrowers to start and grow businesses and build brighter futures for themselves, their families and their communities. This is especially important in Tajikistan, the poorest country in Central Asia, where more than two-thirds of the population lives below the poverty line.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 204
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $31,826,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Yormahmad to buy and sell cattle.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 18, 2013
Mar 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013