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Small loans for young people in Nicaragua: light at the end of the tunnel
Living in poverty and without prospects – that was then. Suddenly, a brighter future with opportunities is in sight for young Nicaraguans who have received loans from SWISSAID and are now able to take up activities that can boost their income.
“I am happy when we manage to achieve the goals we set ourselves”
Tanzania is a vast country, more than 20 times the size of Switzerland. SWISSAID has an office in Mtwara so that it can be closer to its partners in the south of the country. Programme Officer Bruno Richard is based there and he travels around the region to monitor projects and provide support to our partners.
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