Where does MCC fit into Power Africa’s ‘division of labor'?

Daniel Yohannes discusses MCC’s involvement in Power Africa.

U.S. President Barack Obama’s ambitious campaign to provide electricity to sub-Saharan Africa is an all-of-government effort involving several agencies, among them the Millennium Challenge Corp.

How does MCC fit into the equation?

Daniel Yohannes, the outgoing MCC CEO who was just confirmed as the next ambassador to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, explains in the above video clip.

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  • Carlos Santamaria

    Carlos is a former associate editor for breaking news in Devex's Manila-based news team. He joined Devex after a decade working for international wire services Reuters, AP, Xinhua, EFE ,and Philippine social news network Rappler in Madrid, Beijing, Manila, New York, and Bangkok. During that time, he also covered natural disasters on the ground in Myanmar and Japan.

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