Meet Daw Cho. A 42 year old mother of two daughters, she lives in Thanlyin, Myanmar, and is also a village CBO member of Thanlyin ADP. She sells fine clothes in the village, and was able to pay her debts and save up for repairing he house from bamboo house to a wooden house.
Her business not only allows her to almost finish repairing the house, but also support her elder daughter with school and tuition fees. Her husband also brought a motorbike from the Village CBO (village development group) to work as a motorbike taxi for an extra income.
She also takes care of children from the village whose parents are sick. So that’s a story from a woman who could provide for her family and save for the future after proper training.