Features

  • Results-Based Financing Activity in Sierra Leone

    MCC's Sierra Leone Threshold Program is seeking partners to design and implement a results-based financing activity to strengthen the water and electricity regulator through key performance indicators and performance-based disbursements.

    The MCCU, an independent entity of the Government of Sierra Leone, is seeking partners to collaborate in the design and implementation of an innovative results-based financing activity as part of MCC’s Sierra Leone Threshold Program.

  • 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

    As MCC looks to further increase the impact of its investments, it is well-positioned to look beyond national borders and explore 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.