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Statement by Secretary Kerry

El Salvador’s National Day On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate El Salvador on the 194th anniversary of its independence on September 15. As the Salvadoran government and people work to address the significant challenges facing the country, the United States renews our commitment to stand with you ...
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FOMILENIO II into Action

The Government of the United States and the Government of El Salvador celebrated the Entry into Force ceremony of the Second Millennium Challenge Corporation Compact, known as FOMILENIO II. This September 9th marks the starting point for the five years in which FOMILENIO II must successfully implement its three components: Investment Climate, Human Capital and ...
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Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)

El Salvador Investment Compact Grant Total: $277,000,000 Grant Committed: $9,856,457 Grant Expended: $5,638,924 Signed: September 30, 2014 Entry Into Force: September 9, 2015   At the heart of the compact is a commitment from the Government of El Salvador to partner with the private sector to stimulate more investment and to prioritize and implement reforms ...
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USAID supports Agro-Industry and Food Processing

The United States Embassy in El Salvador, through the United States Agency for International Development USAID, celebrated the launching of the third and fourth clusters or collaborative groups in the Agro-Industry and Food Processing sectors. The effort is framed under the Higher Education Project for the Economic Growth developed by USAID, in association with the ...
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