Welcome to Devpar
Development Partnerships (DevPar) is
an association of consulting firms working together to provide technical
assistance in the conduct of projects in developing countries. The
focus is on "development" and improving
the general welfare of people living in emerging, transitional and
developing countries. The approach is through "partnerships"
in recognition that the participation of the most appropriate teams
on projects will achieve the best sustainable results for beneficiaries.
This is best summed up in our motto:
"Bringing together experienced partners
to provide skills, expertise and technology to the conduct of projects
in developing countries"
DevPar currently consists of three
member firms representing Canada, the UK and the USA. It includes
networked consulting firms and NGOs with which member firms work
in partnership on projects. It also includes a number of local firms
in developing countries that work closely with member firms to provide
The areas of specialization in which DevPar
works most often include:
Firms in DevPar resources, accept common standards
and technology, and operate under a Group Agreement. We invite enquiries
from interested donor agencies, country representatives, consulting
firms and/or consultants.
DevPar's major clients include: World Bank; Asian
Development Bank; African Development Bank; United Nations Development
Program; European Commission; the Canadian International Development
Agency; US Aid; Swedish International Development and Cooperation
Agency; and others.