VIDEO from and U.S. Department of State: Secretary Clinton Hosts Signing of Millennium Challenge Corporation Compact with Jordan

Oct 25, 2010, 13:55 ET from from ,U.S. Department of State

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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton presided over the U.S. Government's Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) signing of a $275 million poverty reduction grant with the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan today in the State Department's Dean Acheson Auditorium. The compact will increase the supply of available water by improving the efficiency of water delivery, wastewater collection and wastewater treatment. Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh joined.

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SOURCE; U.S. Department of State