MCC CEO Participates in Digital Press Briefing with Africa Media Hub

MCC CEO Sean Cairncross participated in a digital press briefing on October 27, 2020 with news outlets from Africa to discuss the new MIIA partnership between MCC and Africa50, his recent trip to Benin and Sierra Leone, and other agency achievements such as the Burkina Faso compact signing.

Related Country Programs

  • Benin Power Compact

    The $375 million, power-sector-focused compact with Benin entered into force on June 22, 2017. The compact includes MCC's largest investment in solar power and its largest off-grid electrification project.

  • Sierra Leone Threshold Program

    MCC and the Government of Sierra Leone have partnered to implement a $44.4 million threshold program to improve access to clean water and reliable electricity, and to support reforms designed to limit opportunities for corruption.

  • Burkina Faso Compact II

    This compact aims to improve energy infrastructure, generation capacity, and source diversification as well as support Burkina Faso’s increased participation in regional power markets and development of a potential MCC regional investment.