“On Development” is a monthly audio podcast focused on topics of interest for both MCC and our partner countries. Episodes will center on new initiatives or innovations in the development space that are helping to reduce poverty worldwide.
In less than three decades, the population of Ulaanbaatar has nearly tripled, increasing the city's demand for water. To prevent imminent water shortages, the $350M MCC-Mongolia Water Compact supports Mongolia's efforts to expand Ulaanbaatar's water supply.
MCC's VP of Congressional and Public Affairs, Aysha House, speaks with MCC's MD of Data Collaboratives for Local Impact, Agnieszka Rawa and Togo’s Minister of Digital Economy and Transformation, Cina Lawson, about using digitization to unlock economic growth.
MCC’s Aysha House, VP of Congressional and Public Affairs speaks to, Fatema Sumar VP of the Department of Compact Operations about the journey to compact ratification in Nepal, why it was challenging, and what it means for MCC and the U.S. government.
MCC’s Acting CEO, Mahmoud Bah, speaks to Tamika Tremaglio, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association on “The Business of Kindness” and how we each can navigate our professional lives to better impact our organizations’ missions.
In this episode, MCC's Aysha House, speaks to Dan Barnes, Managing Director for Selection, Eligibility, and Policy Performance at MCC, about how the agency selects eligible countries for grant assistance.
In this episode, MCC's Aysha House, Alicia Phillips Mandaville, and Casey Dunning discuss what the agency means when it says it’s a “learning institution” and how MCC applies its learning culture to its programs.
In this episode, MCC’s Yennie Tse and Girl Up’s Isa Alcalde discuss Women in Science (WiSci) Morocco—a camp that brought girls together from around the world to explore their interests in STEAM fields and build leadership skills in a cross-cultural environment.
MCC Deputy CEO Alexia Latortue sits down for Part 1 of her discussion with Dr. Donald Kaberuka, Co-chair of the United Nations Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Internal Displacement, to discuss the effects of Covid-19 on African economies.