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Micro-credit support and income, MACH project

Year: 2006 Author: Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
To provide alternative livelihoods for poor households, the MACH project has set up a micro-credit scheme to support other enterprises, such as poultry or livestock or skills development. In 2005, there were 4000 households taking advantage of the scheme, and exhibiting significant increases in income, while reducing the dependency on fisheries.
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