Media Advisory

MCC Managing Director of Development Policy, Alicia Phillips Mandaville, to Present at InterAction’s 2014 Forum

For Immediate Release

June 11, 2014

Alicia Phillips Mandaville, Managing Director of Development Policy, will join a panel discussion at InterAction’s 2014 Forum in Washington D.C. The panel, “Making Aid Data Count: Users and Uses of Open Aid Data,” will address data, transparency and how civil society is using the best data to fight government corruption.


The panel discussion is scheduled for Friday, June 13, 2014, 9:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. in room 159A/B at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt Vernon Place, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001.


Members of the media interested in covering MCC’s participation should contact Press Secretary John R. Gagain, Jr., at 202-375-0778 or Email: gagainjr [ at ]


More information on this event can be found on InterAction’s website.




MCC is an innovative and independent U.S. agency that is working to reduce global poverty through economic growth. Created by the U.S. Congress in January 2004, with strong bipartisan support, MCC provides time-limited grants and assistance to countries that demonstrate a commitment to good governance, investments in people and economic freedom.