We develop responsible, sustainable and innovative solutions for and together with our customers and partners in developing countries and emerging economies. We specialise in advancing quality of life, economic and sustainable development and human rights around the world. FCG Group was established originally in 1949. Development Consulting started in 1967 when the first forestry training programmes were implemented.
With over 50 years’ experience in international development we have delivered projects and developed organisational, social, public sector, civil society and private sector structures around the world.
Our services cover the entire project cycle, including identifications, preparations and appraisals, reviews and evaluations and long-term implementation projects all over the world. We work with bilateral financiers such as the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, GIZ, DANIDA, and others. We also work with multilateral financiers such as the European Commission, the Asian Development Bank and World Bank, or the United Nations. A typical client is a ministry of the beneficiary country. As well as drawing on our extensive contacts for consultants, many of our staff work in the assignments. This reinforces our knowledge of the local setting and our expertise in development cooperation.
We combine extensive experience from global and local contexts to support governments and international organisations in developing and delivering projects in the following areas:
- Agriculture and Rural Development
- Climate Change and Environment
- Education, Skills and Innovation
- Water and Sanitation
- Infrastructure development
- Urban Development
- Renewable Energy and Energy efficiency
- Monitoring and Evaluation
- Gender, Rights and Inclusion
- Civil Society