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MCC Board Approves Agency’s First Regional Grant Program

For Immediate Release September 28, 2022 Contact: 202-521-3880  Email:  press@mcc.gov WASHINGTON (September 28, 2022) – The Millennium Challenge Corporation’s (MCC) Board of Directors held its quarterly meeting yesterday and unanimously voted to approve the $504 million  Benin-Niger Regional Transport Compact  — MCC’s first-ever regional grant program. “Yesterday’s board approval of the Benin-Niger regional compact is a historic moment for MCC; ...
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United States Announces Additional Support to Address Food Insecurity and Strengthen Resilience in Niger

For Immediate Release September 29, 2022   PRESS RELEASE United States Announces Additional Support to Address Food Insecurity and Strengthen Resilience in Niger   Today the U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced an additional $44 million of support for Niger to protect vulnerable populations from the impacts of food insecurity ...
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U.S. Government Invests $4.5 Million in Nigerien Girls’ Futures

Embassy of the United States of America, Niger   Press Release For immediate release September 29, 2022   Niamey, NIGER September 29th, 2022. The United States government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), will invest $4.5 million over the next two years to support girls and youth in the Maradi, Tillaberi, and Zinder ...
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American Corner Niamey Officially Opens, American English Language Program Returns

Embassy of the United States of America, Niger   Press Release   For immediate release September 27, 2022 American Corner Niamey Officially Opens, American English Language Program Returns   On September 22 at an official ribbon cutting ceremony, The U.S. Embassy’s American Cultural Center transformed into American Corner Niamey (ACN).  ACN is managed by the ...
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