Slideshows

Slideshows are listed by date from most recent to oldest.

  • DCO VP Robert Blau 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.

    On his visit to Cabo Verde for the closeout of MCC's $66 million Cabo Verde Compact, DCO VP Robert Blau visited program beneficiaries and is interviewed by a local journalist.

  • Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Nash Visits Termokos

    On his visit to Kosovo to launch MCC’s $49 million threshold program, MCC Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Nash visited Termokos, a public heating company in Pristina that will receive assistance as part of MCC’s investment in Kosovo’s energy sector.

  • Launching the Millennium Foundation Kosovo

    To kick off MCC’s $49 million Kosovo Threshold Program, local implementing partner the Millennium Foundation Kosovo held a one-day conference featuring MCC Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Nash and U.S. Congressman Eliot Engel.

  • Côte d'Ivoire Compact Signing Ceremony

    Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Acting CEO Jonathan Nash, left, and Côte d’Ivoire Minister of Economy and Finance Adama Koné, second from left, shake hands after signing the Côte d’Ivoire compact as Côte d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara, right, looks on, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at the State Department in Washington. The five-year, $524.7 million compact is designed to spur economic growth and reduce poverty in Côte d’Ivoire, supporting regional stability and new business opportunities.

    On November 7, 2017, MCC and the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire signed a $524.7 million compact to promote economic growth and reduce poverty in Côte d'Ivoire.

  • Nepal Compact Signing Ceremony

    Nepal Compact Signing

    On September 14, 2017, MCC and the Government of Nepal signed a $500 million compact to spur economic growth and reduce poverty in Nepal.

  • Kosovo Threshold Signing Ceremony

    Kosovo President Hashim Thaçi, left, and MCC Acting CEO Jonathan Nash sign the Kosovo Threshold Program on September 12, 2017, in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Steve Ruark for MCC)

    On September 12, 2017, MCC and the Government of the Republic of Kosovo signed a $49 million threshold program to spur economic growth and reduce poverty in Kosovo.

  • MCC Celebrates Africa Day 2017

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    The continent of Africa is the largest recipient of MCC development assistance, with 20 compacts and 11 threshold programs signed since 2004. This Africa Day, MCC is showcasing the work of our Africa programs currently in operation.

  • MCC Marks World Water Day 2017

    Around the world, 663 million people are living without a safe water supply close to home. Safe and reliable water systems are a vital component to fulfilling MCC’s mission of reducing poverty through economic growth.

  • MCC Helps Children Lead Healthy, Prosperous Lives

    MCC works with partner countries around the world to transform the lives of children and their families by investing in projects that help people lift themselves out of poverty – in areas like education, health services and infrastructure.

  • MCC Celebrates International Day of the Girl Child

    MCC’s education investments in our partner countries are maximizing opportunities available to girls and young women, promoting economic growth, and contributing to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.