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Médiatrice is part of the group Gateka and is one of the victims of the fire at the Bujumbura Central Market. She has been a client of Turame since 2006. She lives in Bujumbura and is married to Ibrahim. Together they have four children, from 8 to 15 years old.

She used to do commerce in palm oil at the Bujumbura Central Market. In the fire, she lost her merchandise, worth 1,300,000 FBU ($830.54) in value.

With the KIVA loan she is obtaining, she is going to purchase some store items (sticky paper, saws, padlocks,…) for her shop located in another market in Bujumbura, so as to continue earning her living.
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Médiatrice fait partie du groupe Gateka et est une des victimes de l’incendie du marché central de Bujumbura. Elle est cliente de Turame depuis 2006. Elle habite à Bujumbura. Elle est mariée à Ibrahim. Ensemble ils ont 4 enfants âgés de 8 à 15 ans.

Elle faisait le commerce de l’huile de palme au marché central de Bujumbura. Elle a perdu des marchandises d’une valeur de 13 00 000FBU (830,54 $) par l’incendie.

Avec le crédit KIVA qu’elle obtient, elle va acheter des articles la boutique (papier collant, scie, cadenas,…) située dans un autre marché de Bujumbura, pour continuer de gagner sa vie.

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  • $600
    Average annual income
  • 15
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    Burundi Loans Fundraising
  • $4,756,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,565.2
    Burundi Francs (BIF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Mediatrice to purchase store items (sticky paper, saws, padlocks,...) to continue earning her living.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 21, 2013
Mar 23, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 19, 2014