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Obed is a repeat borrower, 40 years old and a resident of a rural area in Ntungamo district. He is married and has four children, and he applied for a loan of 3,000,000 UGX to buy grass, cow dung and hire more labor for his banana plantation. He is a good farmer and yields more maize and bananas, so he wants to add more manure to yield more returns. He is confident this will improve his income and his lifestyle at his home. He is hardworking.

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This loan is part of UGAFODE's green loan program, giving Ugandan farmers the support they need to grow and process organic fruits and vegetables. Funds will be used to obtain critical resources like processing equipment, mulch and organic seedlings to reduce waste water contamination and improve consumer health. The green loan program also helps clients combat regional problems like deforestation and over-fishing.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 96
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,590,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,453.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,225 helped Obed to buy organic manure.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 5, 2014
Feb 20, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2015