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

    MCC’s second compact with Benin, totaling $375 million, is focused on improving the quantity and quality of the supply of electricity in the country.

  • 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 second compact with Burkina Faso aims to improve energy infrastructure, generation capacity, and source diversification. It also supports increased participation in regional power markets and the development of a potential MCC regional investment.