Advice and Consulting
One of CDE’s objectives is to offer assistance to development actors in any of our principal areas of expertise. We aim to support processes at different levels, from the field to the global policy level. Based on the specific requirements of our clients, CDE provides qualified researchers and experienced consultants and trainers. Consulting activities are limited to tasks with an innovative dimension and a clear link to CDE’s core research competences. CDE’s clients include the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), the World Bank, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation, the Syngenta Foundation, Women in Europe for a Common Future (WECF) as well as Switzerland’s State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN), and Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (EDA).