The Millennium Challenge Corporation's board of directors has approved a $434 million compact with the Government of the Philippines. This approval signals the new government's commitment to MCC principles and processes. MCC CEO Daniel Yohannes praised the people and the Government of the Philippines for "articulating a clear vision to improve the quality of t
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What do EBay, Episcopal Relief and Development, and Levi Strauss & Co. have in common? They (and more than 200 other prominent organizations and individuals) are calling on President Obama to create the first-ever U.S. global development strategy and to rewrite the outdated 1961 Foreign Assistance Act with Congress.
Good question as the world prepares for the September summit to assess progress. But this is a slightly odd debate here at The Africa Report. The UN Millennium Promise’s Charles Abugre Akelyira seems to think the MDGs are a rejection of economic policy reform: