Tanzania Compact Signing Ceremony
Sunday, February 17, 2008 at 5:00 am
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
On Feb. 17, 2008, President George W. Bush and Tanzanian President Kikwete signed a $698 million Millennium Challenge grant in a ceremony in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. MCC’s largest compact to date, the program will reduce poverty by increasing household incomes through investments in transportation, energy, and water.