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Experiences from Senegal and Benin: The Millennium Challenge Corporation

Thursday, February 2, 2006 - 9:00am to 10:30am


Longworth House Office Building, Room 1539
Washington, D.C.

Featuring:
Rep. Jim Kolbe (R-AZ) - Chairman, Subcommittee on Foreign Operations,
House Committee on Appropriations
Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-MT) - Subcommittee on Foreign Operations, House Committee on Appropriations

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Rep.'s Jim Kolbe and Denny Rehberg shared their impressions of the MCC’s work with candidate countries from their recent trip to Senegal and Benin. Their perceptions from the field and views on the MCC and other foreign assistance programs will provide the basis for discussion and debate on the successes and challenges of the MCC to date. The discussion was moderated by Steve Radelet, Senior Fellow and head of the MCA Monitor at the Center for Global Development.

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