Access to quality education early is fundamental to a country’s economic and social development. MCC helps its partner countries make progress toward the MDGs by investing in primary education and working to reduce gender gaps in school.

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Open for business: Malawi’s evolving power sector

Leaders from Malawi’s key power sector institutions visited MCC to discuss efforts underway to reform their organizations and the sector to help increase access to reliable electricity for Malawians—and discuss the potential for private investment. Read

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Poverty reduction begins with primary education for all

Without early access to quality education, youngsters in poor countries have little chance of becoming productive citizens. The challenge, especially for girls, is being met by MCC's partner countries as they strive to achieve the MDGs. Read

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MCC’s First Open Data Challenge - Learning beyond the Independent Evaluations

Learn more about MCC's first Open Data Challenge and what the agency hopes to learn from contributors. Read

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Fighting poverty and hunger through land rights and irrigation

By supporting its partner countries’ efforts to reduce hunger, MCC also supports MDG 1’s goal to halve by 2015 the proportion of the world’s people whose income is less than $1 a day and the proportion of people who suffer from hunger. Read

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Compact Procurements
Procurement Date Country
Conduct Enterprise Survey and Household Focus Group Discussions Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:29:39 EDT Buyer: MCA-Malawi
General Procurement Notice 9 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:21:52 EDT Buyer: MCA-Philippines
General Procurement Plan Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:04:02 EDT Buyer: MCA-Senegal

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Featured Result

MCC at ten: ten years of reducing poverty

At this decade milestone, celebrate the progress and explore the evidence of how MCC is improving the lives of the world’s poor by reducing poverty through economic growth.

Calendar of Events

  • September 19, 2014

    Quarterly Public Town Hall Meeting

    MCC will hold a town hall meeting. Topics of discussion will include overview of the September Board of Directors meeting, MCC's FY 2015 Selection Criteria and Methodology Report, regional approaches and compact operations.This event is open to the public.
  • September 17, 2014

    Board of Directors Meeting, September 2014

    The Millennium Challenge Corporation's nine-member Board of Directors will hold its quarterly meeting to discuss the FY 2015 Selection Criteria and Methodology Report, regional approaches and compact operations. This event is closed to the public.
  • August 5, 2014

    Ghana Compact Signing Ceremony

    MCC and the Republic of Ghana will sign a five-year compact for up to $498.2 million that will transform Ghana's power sector and potentially catalyze billions of dollars in private investment.

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MCC supports the United Nations Millennium Development Goals to reduce poverty and hunger, strengthen access to education and improve health by emphasizing good governance and the prioritization of investments toward sustainable economic growth.