Benin Compact Signing

Wednesday, February 22, 2006 from 8:00 am to 8:00 am

On Feb. 22, 2006 the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) signed a five-year approximately $307 million Compact with the Government of the Republic of Benin. The Program is expected to benefit up to 5 million Beninese, over half of Benin’s population, and lift an estimated 250,000 of its citizens out of poverty by the year 2015.


Washington, DC