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Development of MCC Compact with Tanzania To Continue

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA – September 26, 2015.  The U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) has released a statement indicating that Tanzania will pass the FY 2016 Control of Corruption Indicator.  The statement is available below and on the MCC website here:  https://www.mcc.gov/news-and-events/release/pressstmt-092615-tanzania-passes-fy16-corruption-indicator The $472.8 million compact, when approved by the Board, will promote increased access ...
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Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Board Applauds Tanzanian Reforms but Expresses Concern About Corruption

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA –  At its quarterly meeting on September 17, 2015, the Board of Directors of the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) discussed a proposed new $472.8 million compact with Tanzania designed to increase access to reliable electricity, strengthen utilities and utility management, help Tanzania implement its reform plan for the energy ...
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Fifty-Nine American Peace Corps Volunteers to Work in Education in Thirty-One Districts in Tanzania

Dar es Salaam, TANZANIA.  U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania Mark Childress swore in this morning at U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam 59 new Peace Corps Volunteers, launching their two-year tours of service in Tanzania.  The swearing-in ceremony was attended by Dr. Edicome Cornel Shirima, the Assistant Director of the School Quality Assurance Division at the Ministry ...
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Political Rally at Jangwani Grounds on August 29

The U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam advises U.S. citizens in Tanzania of a planned political rally to be held on Saturday, August 29 at Jangwani Grounds in central Dar es Salaam.  Large crowds are expected and disruptions of traffic flow are likely. The U.S. Embassy recommends U.S. citizens avoid political rallies, polling centers, demonstrations, ...
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