Senegal Compact Signing Ceremony


Thursday, September 17, 2009 from 5:00 am to 5:00 am

U.S. Department of State, Benjamin Franklin Rooms

On September 16, 2009, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) signed a five-year, $540 million compact with the Republic of Senegal aimed at reducing poverty and investing in economic growth by unlocking the country’s agricultural productivity, rehabilitating major national roads, and investing in strategic irrigation and water resources management.