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How has the MCC responded to the challenges of COVID-19?


Alexia Latortue, the deputy chief executive officer of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), joins David Dollar for a conversation about the MCC and how it has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Latortue and Dollar discuss strategies for building infrastructure and institutional capacity in developing countries, concerns over growing debt levels in many countries, and challenges facing U.S. foreign assistance programs today. 


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The Millennium Challenge Corporation provides financial support for the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings. 

Alexia Latortue

Assistant Secretary for International Trade and Development - U.S. Department of the Treasury


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