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Khady is a 45-year-old lady who has been in commerce for more than two years. She is a married mother. She buys and sells diverse products: palm oil, onions. Despite her age, she also shuttles between Senegal and Mauritania to find products like soap, milk, and jarred mayonnaise, which are products that aren’t expensive over there; this is the goal of her loan. She has nobody for whom she is responsible to burden her, but she participates in the management of family needs. She works for the best living conditions of her household.
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KHADY est une dame de 45 ans, qui s’active dans le commerce depuis plus de 02 ans. Elle est mariée et mère de famille. Elle achète et vend des produits divers : de l’huile de palme, des oignons. Malgré son âge, elle fait aussi la navette entre le Sénégal et la Mauritanie pour chercher des produits comme du savon, du lait, de la mayonnaise en pot, qui sont des produits qui se vendent pas chers là bas ; c’est d’ailleurs le but de son prêt. Elle n’a pas de charges qui l’encombrent mais donne sa participation dans la gestion des besoins familiaux. Et travaille pour de meilleures conditions de vie de son foyer.

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This loan is administered by UIMCEC, a Kiva Field Partner in Senegal since 2008. UIMCEC is a government-regulated microfinance institution whose mission is to improve the revenue and well-being of families through access to financial services, allowing principally women and young adult micro-entrepreneurs living in rural and semi-rural areas to develop their revenue-generating businesses and supporting them in becoming financially self-sufficient.


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  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 0
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  • $15,218,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 486.1
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD