Features

  • The BUILD Act

    MCC is positioned to contribute to the impact of the BUILD Act with our expertise in basing decisions on evidence and economic analysis, leveraging private sector investment, and incentivizing policy and institutional reforms

  • MCC Partnership Brings ‘2018 Women in Science’ Camp to Tbilisi, Georgia

    MCC is co-hosting a STEAM-focused summer camp for young women in Tbilisi where they will explore new technologies, learn to code and build leadership skills.

  • MCC Joins President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa Mission

    MCC joins a delegation from the U.S. Department of Commerce and the President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa on a mission to Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana to gather insight into market opportunities and challenges faced by U.S. businesses in these fast-growing economies.

  • Investing in Indonesia’s Future

    MCC’s Compact with Indonesia invested in the nation’s people, businesses and economy through projects to reduce childhood malnutrition, modernize government procurement, improve resource management, and increase investment in agriculture and renewable energy.

  • Unleashing the Economic Power of Women

    Sea salt producers work on clearing mud from salt fields in Lombok, Indonesia. As part of MCC’s Indonesia Compact, cooperatives are helping salt producers like these achieve greater bargaining power, economies of scale, diversification and open new markets. A greater sense of ownership and increased cooperation has incentivized salt producers to invest more time and resources to expand production.

    Today, on International Women's Day, MCC celebrates women as critical contributors to increasing economic productivity and growth, and reducing poverty around the world.

  • Measuring Public-Private Partnership Potential

    Photo: Port of Cotonou, Benin

    MCC believes that the key to unleashing growth potential in its partner countries is through engagement and collaboration with the private sector. Here's a new tool MCC is using to evaluate the capacity and readiness of countries to implement public-private partnerships.

  • MCC Acting CEO Nash Participates in Africa Business and Investment Forum

    MCC Acting CEO Jonathan Nash participated in Transform: The Africa Business and Investment Forum, hosted by the Corporate Council on Africa in partnership with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on January 30, 2018.

  • MCC Vice President for Compact Operations Visits Cabo Verde

    MCC DCO VP Robert Blau at the water network inauguration ceremony with Cabo Verde PM Ulisses Correia e Silva and São Domingos Mayor Clemente Garcia.

    MCC Vice President for Compact Operations visits Cabo Verde to celebrate the closeout of the country’s five-year compact.

  • Unlocking Cabo Verde’s Investment Potential

    MCC’s investments in Cabo Verde are strengthening property rights and increasing access to clean water and sanitation, helping to drive growth, fight poverty and advance prosperity in Cabo Verde.

  • Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Nash Visits Kosovo

    Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Nash visits Kosovo to launch MCC’s new $49 million Kosovo Threshold Program.

  • Regional Partnerships

    With regional authority, MCC is poised to increase the impact of its investments, and is well-positioned to look beyond national borders to leverage regional partnerships.

  • MCC Works to End Poverty

    Today, on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, MCC celebrates the great progress being made to end poverty around the world.

  • MCC Invests in the Power of Youth

    Youth face unprecedented challenges—and opportunities—in today’s global economy. At MCC, we work with our country partners to give young men and women the skills they need to secure jobs in their communities and become productive contributors to their local economy.

  • Water is Life

    Water is essential to life. And in Jordan, one of the driest, most water poor countries on Earth, MCC’s water and wastewater investments are expected to benefit more than 3 million people.

  • The MCC Effect

    MCC's rigorous policies and selection criteria provide incentives for countries to adopt policy reforms and strengthen institutions in order to become eligible for an MCC grant.