PRESIDENT KIKWETE HOLD TALKS WITH MCC DELEGATES AT THE STATE HOUSE IN DAR ES SALAAM ON MARCH 4, 2013
President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete in a group photo with (from left) Mr. Steve Kaufman, the Millennium Challenge Corporations Chief of Staff (right) MCC's Vice President for East and Southern Africa, Mr. Andrew Mayock (second row right), the US Ambassador to Tanzania, Mr. Alfonso Lenhardt (fron row left) Mr. Matty Kavanagh, MCC Deputy Resident Country Director (2nd row left) and the Minister for Finance Dr. William Mgimwa and Mr. Bernard Mchomvu, the CEO to the Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) Tanzania at the State House in Dar Es Salaam on March 4, 2013.
Six SBGS consisted with 26 Women and 4 Men received training on making food products such as pickle from Citrus and Oil from Coconuts. Other products are carpets and hand bags from strip of plated palm leaf and Batik. They also learn Business planning, Marketing and leadership skills. More details
Washington, D.C. — At its quarterly meeting held on December 19, 2012, the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Board of Directors selected Liberia, Niger, Sierra Leone, Morocco, and Tanzania as eligible to develop proposals for new compacts, and Guatemala as eligible for a Threshold Program. More details .....