Millennium Challenge Account – Mongolia
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22th of April, 2020
WEBSITE OF THE MILLENNIUM CHALLENGE ACCOUNT – MONGOLIA LAUNCHED
Ulaanbaatar, April 22, 2020 – “Millennium Challenge Account – Mongolia” launched its official website on April 20, 2020 [http://mca-mongolia.gov.mn/]. Millennium Challenge Account – Mongolia (MCA Mongolia) is implementing the $350 million Mongolia Water Compact signed between the Government of Mongolia and the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC).
The MCA-Mongolia website will provide up to date information on implementation progress and programs of the three main activities of the Mongolia Water Compact in a timely, transparent and accessible manner.
The website includes regularly updated announcements such as procurement opportunities and job vacancies, as well as the standards and policies of MCA-Mongolia and the Millennium Challenge Corporation.
Another exciting feature of the website is Aquapedia. This Aquapedia will provide fun and interesting educational and informative content to raise awareness about the importance of clean water, the source of life on Earth.
“Millennium Challenge Account – Mongolia” or MCA-Mongolia was established by the Government Resolution No. 297, dated October, 2018 to implement the Mongolia Water Compact, which aims at addressing long-term sustainable supply of water for Ulaanbaatar.
Under the Compact, Millennium Challenge Account – Mongolia will implement a Water Supply Project that comprises three closely related investment activities: a downstream wells activity, a waste water recycling activity and a water sector sustainability activity.
The Millennium Challenge Corporation is an independent U.S. government agency working to reduce global poverty through economic growth. Created in 2004, MCC provides time-limited grants and assistance to low-income countries that meet rigorous standards for good governance, from fighting corruption to respecting democratic rights. Learn more about MCC at www.mcc.gov.