MCC and and Agence Française de Développement Sign Memorandum of Understanding

 

Tuesday, November 18, 2008 at 6:00 am

Agence Française de Développement (AFD), Paris

On Nov. 18, 2008, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today that seeks to increase international development coordination between the two agencies and to make their poverty reduction efforts more effective in Africa and throughout the developing world. MCC Chief Executive Officer Ambassador John Danilovich and AFD Director General Jean-Michel Severino signed the MoU at AFD’s Paris headquarters during a meeting to share best practices and discuss specific ways to increase coordination