A loan of $1,050 helped to buy sheep and cattle for resale.

Modou's story

Mr Modou is a man who lives 15km from the office of his field partner. He is a 39-year-old, married, father and has 10 years experience in the buying and selling of livestock. Modou needs this loan of 500,000 francs CFA to be able to buy sheep and cattle and then resell them. He starts his day at 6am and finishes at 7pm.

In the future, he would like to open his own farm in the local area, with the help of further loans. Modou is responsible for the day-to-day expenses of his family.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sarah Ryder

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