Videos

Videos are grouped by year, then listed by date, descending.

  • Philippines Selected for Second Compact

    In Dec. 2015, MCC’s Board of Directors selected the Philippines to develop a second, five-year compact. Evan Freund, Country Team Lead for Philippines II, notes the successes of the first compact, and emphasizes MCC's commitment to continuing the partnership.

  • MCC Marks Africa Day 2016

    MCC CEO Dana J. Hyde sends wishes for a happy Africa Day and highlights MCC's investments on the continent, which include 19 of MCC's 32 compacts and 65% of MCC's total portfolio.

  • Senegal Selected for MCC Compact

    In Dec. 2015, MCC’s Board of Directors selected Senegal to begin developing a five-year compact. Melissa Ho, managing director for Africa, says Senegal has made great progress on its MCC scorecard of key governance indicators.

  • The Strategic Role of Foreign Assistance: MCC Post-Board Town Hall

    On April 7, 2016 MCC and the International Republican Institute joined up to hold a town hall that provided an update on MCC's March Board of Directors meeting, and hosted a conversation about democratic governance, policy reform and poverty reduction.

  • Togo Selected for MCC Threshold Program

    In Dec. 2015, MCC’s Board of Directors selected Togo to begin developing a five-year Threshold Program. James Gerard, managing director for threshold programs, highlights Togo’s use of it’s MCC scorecard to guide its reform agenda.

  • Sri Lanka Selected for MCC Threshold Program

    In Dec. 2015, MCC’s Board of Directors selected Sri Lanka to begin developing a five-year Threshold Program. James Gerard, managing director for threshold programs, gives an overview of Sri Lanka’s progress on its MCC scorecard of key governance indicators.

  • Board Meeting Readout: March 2016

    MCC's Board of Directors held its quarterly meeting on Mar. 28, 2016 to discuss the changing landscape of poverty and to hear an update on MCC’s Compact with Jordan. The board also voted to suspend MCC’s partnership with Tanzania.

  • Every Drop Matters

    On World Water Day, MCC recognizes that every drop matters when it comes to access to clean water and adequate sanitation.

  • Cote d'Ivoire Selected for an MCC Compact After Scorecard Improvements

    In Dec. 2015, MCC’s Board of Directors selected Cote d'Ivoire to begin developing a five-year compact. Jason Small, managing director for Africa, says Cote d'Ivoire has made great progress on its MCC scorecard of key governance indicators.

  • The Future of MCC Partnerships

    On Jan. 14, 2016, CGD hosted MCC for a conversation on the strategic factors and considerations underpinning the annual decisions made by MCC’s Board of Directors on Dec. 2015 about which countries are eligible to receive the agency’s assistance.