On April 29th at the G8 International Conference on Open Data for Agriculture, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) unveiled a new evaluation data catalog to house all the data collected through our independent evaluations.
What will it take to deliver on Africa's promise? MCC CEO Daniel W. Yohannes gives his thoughts on the 2013 World Economic Forum on Africa and on what it will take to achieve sustainable growth on the continent.
Appearing before the committee provided a chance to highlight MCC's model, mission and results, and our place in the U.S. Government's wider foreign assistance efforts not only to Congress, but also to the American people.
MCC invested more than $180 million to improve the Port of Cotonou.The International Finance Corporation and Infrastructure Journal recently recognized the port's South Wharf public-private partnership as a "top-40 PPP" and with a "Bronze" award.
At a time when the administration, Congress and the American people are rightly asking tough questions about how tax dollars are spent, President Obama's request for MCC demonstrates the administration's continued commitment to our approach of fighting poverty.
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