In October 2015, the Government of the United States of America, through its development agency, Millennium Challenge Corporation, MCC provided a grant of $257M to Liberia. The money is to be used to address the lack of access to reliable and affordable electricity and inadequate road infrastructure.
MCC compact is a Liberia-us partnership to reduce poverty and promote economic growth. MCC awards compact grants to countries that pass at least 10 of its 20 governance indictors, including control of corruption. The MCA-L is an independent, legal and autonomous agency of the Government of Liberia created by the legislature to administer the compact projects.