The creation of cooperative businesses is a major component of Five Talents work in Myanmar. Ohwn is a rice and beans farmer in the Irawaddy Delta region of Myanmar and recently formed a cooperative business with fellow savings group members.
Eviction and resettlement are common for the urban poor of Indonesia. Migrants in search of opportunity in the city find a cycle of poverty and displacement.
Financial inclusion in Indonesia opens up opportunity for the urban poor. Read Darmawati's story.