Blog entries from: Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation

MCC staff reports on MCC's impact

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October 23 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Thu Oct 23 2014, 10:26:32

The Moldovan prime minister and the American ambassador led a ride of more than 100 cyclists who braved near-freezing temperatures to help showcase the Sarateni-Soroca road, which MCC helped upgrade.

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October 14 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Tue Oct 14 2014, 17:47:42

For MCC, transparency is a high priority. By creating a more streamlined process for producing its data, the agency's partner country governments can plan the best use of their resources, and their people can better hold their governments accountable.

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October 10 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Fri Oct 10 2014, 12:04:47

MCC values transparency, and we spent the last year making careful improvements to our IATI data. While the efforts of others may fall short, we will continue to help drive the broader agenda for transparency.

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October 8 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Wed Oct 8 2014, 13:50:11

Procurement professionals from around the world met at MCC last month to discuss how the goods and services they buy deliver the biggest bang for the buck.

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September 29 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Mon Sep 29 2014, 20:16:50

Leaders from Malawi's key power sector institutions visited MCC to discuss efforts underway to reform their organizations and the sector to help increase access to reliable electricity for Malawians--and discuss the potential for private investment.

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September 17 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Wed Sep 17 2014, 12:36:33

Without early access to quality education, youngsters in poor countries have little chance of becoming productive citizens. The challenge, especially for girls, is being met by MCC's partner countries as they strive to achieve the MDGs.

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September 16 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Tue Sep 16 2014, 09:59:13

Learn more about MCC's first Open Data Challenge and what the agency hopes to learn from contributors.

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September 9 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Tue Sep 9 2014, 12:17:22

By supporting its partner countries' efforts to reduce hunger, MCC also supports MDG 1's goal to halve by 2015 the proportion of the world's people whose income is less than $1 a day and the proportion of people who suffer from hunger.

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July 10 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Thu Jul 10 2014, 12:54:47

Malawi's main electrical utility is holding semi-annual public meetings to provide transparency into the broad power sector reforms the country has adopted under its MCC compact.

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July 8 2014

From Blog | Millennium Challenge Corporation Tue Jul 8 2014, 15:31:42

The MCC-funded roads project in Burkina Faso's western region opens new opportunities for thousands of people in remote villages to bring their goods to market. Here's the story of one beneficiary whose life is changing because of the new road.

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