Aga Khan Agency for Microfinance
For more than 60 years, various agencies of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) have offered microfinance services through integrated development programmes and self-standing microfinance institutions. Today, these programmes have been brought together under the Aga Khan Agency for Microfinance (AKAM).
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The Aga Khan Agency for Microfinance provides over 500,000 clients in poor and low-income populations a safe, convenient place to save while also building a stable deposit base as a long-term, local source of funding.
90% of clients served by the First Micro Credit Company in the Kyrgyz Republic are from peri-urban and rural areas.
Over the last decade the Aga Khan Agency for Microfinance has disbursed $2 billion worth of loans in an effort to make lasting improvements in the quality of life of the poor.