International Development

The firm has extensive experience with a broad range of international assignments. Services are provided in the areas of project management, organizational development and capacity-building, micro-credit and enterprise development, evaluation, project assessment and monitoring, and participatory community-based development.
  • Developing Evaluation Capacity in ICTD for the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) with Ricardo Ramirez and Sonal Zaveri, Chelladurai Solomon, and Shubh Kumar-Range – Regional focus Asia – Pacific (2009-ongoing)
  • Strategic Economic & Enterprise Development, Case Study & Strategic Overview Paper for CARE Canada (2011)
  • Case Studies of Innovative International Projects for the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, (2011). Focus on the Philippines.
  • Enterprise and Economic Development – Taking the Next Step for CARE Canada (2010)
  • Mid-Term Program Evaluation of the Sustainable Livelihoods Through Co-operatives (2007-2010) of the Canadian Co-operative Association with mission to Uganda for CIDA (2010)
  • Evaluation of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada’s Good Governance Program, Mali Case Study for CIDA, with E.T. Jackson & Associates (2009)
  • Mid-Term Review of Microfinance Component of the Agriculture Development in Mine-Affected Areas of Cambodia Project (ADMAC) Project KH/32206, for the Canadian International Development Agency (2008)
  • Institutional Assessment International Cooperative Alliance – Africa for the Canadian International Development Agency (2008)
  • Basic Education Sector Profile Analysis prepared with Max Brem for the Education Branch, the Canadian International Development Agency (2008)
  • IDRC In Focus Communication Projects prepared for IDRC (2007-2008)
  • CIDA-CARE Canada Program Agreement S-62409 Evaluation prepared for the Canadian International Development Agency and CARE Canada (2007)
  • International Microcredit and Microenterprise Internship Program training of interns for international placements, prepared for Aga Khan Foundation of Canada, (2005)
  • Monitoring Mission, Biodiversity Protection and Community Development Project, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China in association with E.T. Jackson and Associates Ltd., (Ottawa, Ontario), for the Asia Branch, Canadian International Development Agency, (2004)
  • Operational Review, Basic Human Needs Project, Tibet Autonomous Region, China in association with E.T. Jackson and Associates Ltd. (Ottawa, Ontario,) for the Canadian International Development Agency,(2004)
  • Project Management for RD-12 Bangladesh Rural Development and Micro-credit Project (on contract for E.T. Jackson and Associates) for Asia Branch, CIDA (1991-2002)