A loan of $1,575 helped to buy a milk cow from her neighbours.


Mimoza's story

Mimoza, with her husband and four young children, lives in a rural village of southern Albania. People in this village and other villages around have been living under extreme poverty throughout these past twenty two years after the collapse of the communist regime. And for unknown reasons, efforts from international development agencies have been limited in the areas as well.
Mimoza has been in the livestock business for the past five years, yet the earnings from this haven’t been that great because she only has two cows. Now that one of her neighbors is going to live abroad, they are selling their animals, and Mimoza wants to buy a dairy cow from them at a lower price. increase the milk produce and eventually the earnings.
Mimoza is photographed here with two of her sons.



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