Our Strategic Partners
We work with a selective group of partners that share our commitment to sustainable development, collaborative thinking and impactful solutions:
Agland Investment Services, Inc. is a dynamic company providing services worldwide for managers, landowners, and investors in agriculture and agribusiness. Services are provided in finance, economics, farm management, marketing, and technical consultation to agricultural producers and food processors on the West Coast of the U.S. and many areas of the world. Agland works with both the private and public sectors, from corporations to government agencies, to get projects off the drawing board and to the point of commercial viability. Agland keeps up with global trends to ensure profits and results for the agribusinesses we serve.
We are seeking to work with Agland on select Agribusiness projects throughout Africa.
EnCompass is a women-owned consulting firm based in the Washington, D.C. area that seeks to enhance the impact and capacity of government and multilateral agencies, corporations, and nonprofits around the world through customized services in organizational and leadership development, training, technical assistance, and evaluation. The firm offers a global and multicultural team of staff and consultants with a deep expertise in a range of issues including health, HIV/AIDS, gender analysis, and human rights. Best known for its strengths-based approach and wholesystems perspective, the firm consistently deliver outstanding and innovative results for our clients.
EnCompass has conducted projects in more than 70 countries around the world and we are working closely on select projects.
provides international development consultancy services, with a focus on Africa and South Asia, in the fields of social development and conflict reduction, particularly addressing social inclusion and social policy. It works with a network of experienced development consultants as associates who share its values. ACTS Consultancy puts individuals, particularly the poor and marginalised or those with disabilities and women and girls among all these, at the centre of their own development, action and contribution to growth. ACTS Consultancy draws on over 40 years’ experience with civil society and governments providing people-centred development that recognises and enhances the intrinsic gifts of all, as structural constraints are removed, enabling all to have hope and a future. ACTS Consultancy staff and associates have a wide range of relevant development experience, with a focus across Africa, including leading the Mwananchi civil society accountability programme and authoring the 2013 ODI report “Rethinking Social Accountability in Africa”; contributing to AfDB’s approach paper on social protection; drafting the AU’s Social Policy Framework for Africa Implementation Plan and the AUC 2012 published Report on Harmful Traditional Practices towards Women and Girls, together with a database of such practices and actions to address them across all Member States and recommendations on maintaining the database; capacity assessments of various government ministries, UN agencies and CSOs. It has a reputation for quality reports that influence policy and practice.
ECI-Human Development Management
(ECI) is an independent consulting firm working in the field of social and economic sciences within the framework of initiatives aimed at economic and social development, whether promoted by public sector actors or the private sector. Based in Bolivia and Paraguay, the firm has experience and knowledge in the fields related to Economics and Development, Human Development, Agricultural Engineering, Strategic Planning, Knowledge Management, Communication and Journalism and Training. Within these sectors, ECI offers institutional consulting, diagnostics and analysis, monitoring and evaluation, academic research and training. The network of professionals from different specialties gives ECI the opportunity to offer services in Bolivia, Paraguay, other countries in the region and other continents. The firm has a network of associated professionals, specialists for different sectors, with expertise in the areas of economic and social development, agricultural production, strategic management planning, information and knowledge, communication and journalism as well as education and new technologies. In these areas we carry out the following activities: evaluation of outcome and impact of projects, programs and policies; design and implementation of monitoring systems; conducting qualitative and quantitative research and surveys; market studies; feasibility studies; strategic planning; knowledge management and knowledge transfer; training; financial analysis. ECI’s client list includes development cooperation agencies, public institutions, associations and private sector companies.
G2G Americas, LLC is a business consulting firm specializing in international trade, investment and finance in North America, Latin America, (including Central America and South America) and the Caribbean. We have a comprehensive network of partners in the region, along with vast knowledge of the local markets, which enables us to help companies expand their
- operations globally while minimizing the risks and costs involved in the process.
- We offer our international business consulting services to two types of clientele:
Small to medium enterprises (SMEs) in search of new customers and international markets Large multinational companies requiring support in international markets in which their product or service is not yet represented At G2G Americas, our primary focus is helping globally-oriented enterprises in the U.S. discover international expansion and business development opportunities in the Caribbean and Latin America. Based on our clients’ needs and our network of business partners, we identify opportunities to create long-term partnerships that mitigate the risk of entering these global markets.
Spencer Barnor Capital LLC is a private equity firm with a development consultant arm. We invest in US based middle market companies, and specialize in investment projects in the frontier and emerging markets. Where we are able to create immense value for our clients and tailor solutions to their needs. Together with our banking and investing partners we are able to offer a variety of financial solutions for corporations and sovereign entities that have proved elusive.
We also help facilitate and coordinate market entry strategies for other investment funds looking to enter sub Sahara Africa. In this capacity, we draw on our competitive intelligence and access to relationships and opportunities on the ground in these countries.