A loan of $1,075 helped to buy corn and sunflower seeds, mineral fertilizers, and to hire laborers to work on her land.


Mahliyokhon's story

Mahliyokhon is 31 years old. She is married and the mother of two children. She lives in the city of Isfara, in northern Tajikistan. Her husband repairs and builds houses. Mahliyokhon herself has been involved in agriculture since 2010. She owns 2,000 square meters (0.49 acre) of arable land on which she grows sunflowers and corn. Her husband helps her to run her farming business.

Mahliyokhon is now pregnant and she is awaiting the birth of her third child. However, in spite of her pregnancy, she is still involved in her activity. She is requesting a loan to buy corn and sunflower seeds, mineral fertilizers, and to hire laborers to work on her land.

Mahliyokhon loves her work because it allows her to make a good revenue.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



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