A loan of $1,050 helped to buy seeds for tomatoes, onions and local aubergines, as well as weedkiller and fertiliser.


Amadou's story

Amadou is a 55-year-old farmer. He works out of the village of Thilène, where he is a married man and a father to 12 children. He has been a market gardener since he was a boy, when he would work alongside his parents. With this loan, he will buy seeds for tomatoes, onions and local aubergines, as well as weedkiller and fertiliser.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Christopher Smith



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