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MEMBER SERVICE UPDATES 2013

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A2F • Consulting • AARC Ltd • Abbott Laboratories • Abt Associates Inc. • Abt JTA • ACC1O • ACDI/VOCA • ActionAid Tanzania • Adam Smith International • Adeso • ADETEF • Advanced Engineering Associates International, Inc. (AEAI) • Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) • AECOM • AEDES • AF MERCADOS EMI • Africare • Agilent Technologies • Agland Investment Services, Inc. • Agrifood Consulting International (ACI) • Agriteam Canada Consulting Ltd. • AGWEST Food Security • Al Jidara Investment Services • Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) • Allied Recovery International • AlmavivA S.p.A • AMEC Environment and Infrastructure • American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative • American Institutes for Research (AIR) • American Red Cross • AMEX International, Inc. • AMIDEAST • Anil Chagani • Apex Consulting • Arizona State University Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development • ARS Progetti • Artelia • Asian Development Bank • Astrium • Atkins Limited • Atlas Corps • Atos Consulting Ltd. • Aurecon • Austraining International Pty Ltd • Axios • BAE Systems • Bankworld Inc. • Banyan Global • Belgian Technical Cooperation (BTC-CTB) • Boeing • Booz Allen Hamilton • Box Hill Institute • Bridge Consulting • British Council • BRL Ingénierie • BroadReach Healthcare, LLC • BSR • Business & Strategies in Europe S.A. (B&S Europe) • BusinessCommunity Synergies (BCS) • CAMRIS International • Canadian Cooperative Association (CCA) • Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) • Capacity Building for Results • CAPMEX • CARANA Corporation • Cardno Emerging Markets, Ltd. • CARE • CARE Deutschland-Luxemburg • Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) • Casals & Associates, Inc. • Catholic Medical Mission Board (CMMB) • Catholic Relief Services (CRS) • CDC Development Solutions • CDM Smith • CECI - Centre for International Studies and Cooperation • Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) • Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) • CfBT Education Trust • Charles Kendall & Partners • Checchi and Company Consulting, Inc. • Chemonics International Inc. • Chevron Corporation • ChildFund International • CNFA • Coffey International Development • Consia Consultants • CORDAID • Corridor Development Consultants • Counterpart International • Cowater International Inc • COWI • CPCS • Creative Associates International • Crimson Capital • CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory • Crown Agents USA • CSD Engineers SA • CTG Global • Cuso International • DAI • DAI Europe • Danya International, Inc. • Deloitte & Touche East Africa • Deloitte Consulting LLP • Deloitte Luxembourg • Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India Private Limited • Democracy Council • Democracy International • Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) • Development & Training Services, Inc. (dTS) • Development Innovations Group • Development Pathways • Devis • DevTech • Dexis Consulting Group • DFC SAU • Dubai Cares • East-West Management Institute, Inc. (EWMI) • ECC • Econoler • ECORYS • Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC) • Education Queensland International (EQI) • Egis International • Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation • Enclude • EngenderHealth • Engicon • Eptisa • Ernst & Young • ES Global • Esri • EURADIA International • Euroconsult Mott MacDonald • EUROCONSULTANTS S.A. • European Consultants Organisation (ECO3) • Everis • FHI 360 • FINCA International • Fintrac • FLAG International, LLC • Frankfurt School of Finance & Management • FreeBalance • Freedom House • Freedom House - Programs • Futures Group • GAIN - Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition • GAVI • General Electric • GFA Consulting Group • GHD • GITEC Consult GmbH • GIZ • Global Communities • Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) • Golden Veroleum • GOPA • Graduate School USA • Grant Thornton • GRM International • Grontmij GmbH • Grundfos Lifelink A/S • GSMA • Guizzetti & Associates • Habitat for Humanity International • Harakat - Afghanistan Investment Climate Facility • HB Consultants Ltd. • Health Partners International Ltd. • HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation • Hewlett Packard Growth Markets Organization • Hilfswerk Austria International • Hill International • HK Logistics • HLSP • HTSPE Ltd. • Hulla & Co. Human Dynamics KG • IBI International • IBM Corporation • IC Net Limited • ICAP, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health • ICF International • ICON-INSTITUTE GmbH & Co. KG • Ideal Professionals • IDLO • Idom • IFDC • IMA World Health • IMPAQ International, LLC • Infrastructure Professionals Enterprise • Innovation Energie Development (IED) • Institute for Sustainable Communities • INTEGRATION International Management Consultants • Intellectual Capital Advisory Services Pvt Ltd. • Inter-American Development Bank • InterMedia • International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI) • International City/County Management Association (ICMA) • International Development Enterprises (iDE) • International Development Group LLC • International Development Management Advisory Group • International Executive Service Corps (IESC) • International Finance Corporation (IFC) • International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) • International HIV/AIDS Alliance • International IDEA • International Medical Corps • International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) • International Potato Center • International Relief and Development, Inc. (IRD) • International Republican Institute (IRI) • International Rescue Committee • International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX) • International Solutions Group • International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) • International Youth Foundation • Internews Network • IntraHealth International, Inc. • INTRASOFT International • Ipact, University of Aberdeen • IRG/Engility • ISQ Internacional • IT Shows, Inc. • J.E. Austin Associates, Inc. • Japan International Cooperation Center (JICE) • JBS International • Jefferson Audio Video Systems (JAVS) • Jhpiego • John Snow, Inc. • Joint Aid Management (JAM) • KfW Entwicklungsbank • Khulisa Management Services • Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) • KOSI Corp. • KPMG • Lahmeyer International GmbH • Land O’Lakes International Development • Landell Mills Ltd • Landesa • Lattanzio e Associati • Learning@Cisco • Linpico • Louis Berger Group, Inc. • Louis Berger SAS • LSTM (Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine) • Lutheran World Relief (LWR) • Lux-Development • Macfadden • Malaysia Blue Ocean Strategy Institute (MBOSI) • Management & Training Corporation • Management Sciences for Health (MSH) • Management Systems International (MSI) • Marie Stopes International • Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. • Maxwell Stamp • Mazars Consulting Pakistan • MCA Namibia • McKinsey & Company • MDF Training & Consultancy • ME&A (Mendez England & Associates) • Medair • Medical Care Development International • Medtronic • Mercy Corps • Microfinance Investment Support Facility for Afghanistan (MISFA) • MicroSave India • Microsoft Corporation • Ministry of Training, Employment, Youth and Sports, Kingdom of Tonga • Mission Essential Personnel • Moore Stephens • Mukesh & Associates • Namati • Nathan Associates Inc. • National Center for State Courts • National Democratic Institute • National Opinion Research Center (NORC) • Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich • NCBA CLUSA • Nexant • NI-CO-Northern Ireland Co-operation Overseas Ltd • NIRAS International • Nordic Consulting Group A/S • NTU • Nutriset • Ocyana Consultants • Office of International Research Collaboration (OIRC), Michigan State University • Office of International Research, Education & Development, Virginia Tech • One Acre Fund • One World Futbol Project • Options Consultancy Services Ltd • Orange • ORGUT Consulting AB • ORT International • Oxfam America • Oxfam Novib • Oxford Policy Management • Pacific Resources for Education and Learning (PREL) • Pact, Inc. • PADECO • PAE • Palmetto Medical Initiative • Pan American Development Foundation (PADF) • Particip GMBH • Partners for Development • Partnership for Child Development - Imperial College, London • PATH • Pathfinder International • Payson Center for International Development • PDP Australia Pty Ltd • Peace Corps • Pearson • Pfizer • PKF Accountants and Business Advisors • Plan Canada • Plan International • Plan UK • Project Concern International (PCI) • PROMAN S.A. • Prospective Management Overseas S.A. • PRO-telligent • PSI • PwC • Quality Institute • Rare • Relief International • RENARDET S.A • rePlan Inc. • Rights and Resources Initiative • Roche International • RTI International • SAFEGE • Save the Children Asia Regional Office • Save the Children Australia • Save the Children USA • SciDev • Scottish Qualifications Authority • Scytl Secure Electronic Voting S.A. • SEGURA Consulting LLC • Selenium Test • SGI Studio Galli Ingegneria Spa • SGS • Sheladia Associates, Inc. • Sibley & Associates, LLC • Sinclair Knight Merz • SMEC • SNV Netherlands Development Organisation • Social Development Direct • Social Impact • Società Italiana di Monitoraggio S.p.A. • Sofreco • SOPEX • Sparkassenstiftung für internationale Kooperation - Savings Banks Foundation for International Cooperation • SSG Advisors • Stanley Consultants, Inc. • State University of New York Center for International Development • Stewart Global Solutions • Sudgest Aid Scarl • Survey Research Center, University of Michigan • Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) • Swisscontact - Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation • Sympatico / PSF Consultants • Synergy International Systems, Inc. • Technologists, Inc. (Ti) • TechnoServe • TERA, Inc. • Tetra Tech • The African Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Partnerships (ACHAP) • The Aries Group, Ltd. • The Asia Foundation • The Civilian Technical Assistance Programme (CTAP) • The Cloudburst Group • The Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) • The Development Initiative Limited • The International Management Group - IMG • The Kaizen Company • The Mitchell Group • The Panagora Group • The Pragma Corporation • The QED Group, LLC • The Urban Institute • The William Davidson Institute, University of Michigan • Thomson Reuters • Timesis • Tostan • Transtec • Trimble Navigation Limited • UNDP Afghanistan • UNDP Vietnam • UNICEF • UNICON International • United Infrastructure Group (UIG) • United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) • United Nations University Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and of Resources (UNU-FLORES) • University Research Co., LLC • UNOPS • URS Sustainable Development • USAID/South Sudan • USAID/West Africa • Vestergaard Frandsen SA • Vestergaard Frandsen USA • VSO Bahaginan • VSO International • Water Aid • Westat • Wildlife Conservation Society • Winrock International • World Bank INT • World Bank Talent Search and Partnership Group • World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) • World Learning • World Relief • World Vision • World Wildlife Fund • Worldwide Recruiting & Staffing Services LLC, A Division of DynCorp • WWF International • WYG International • XL Associates


Business Intelligence, News & Insight The conversations sparked at development conferences like the United Nations General Assembly and Clinton Global Initiative annual meetings, Social Good Summit, and BCLC impact the development agenda for all of us. Reporting live from each of these events, Devex global correspondents brought you to the middle of the action at these and many other convergences throughout the year.

Funding reforms, NGO mergers, a shift towards localization. These were among the year’s major themes for global development news. To keep you on the leading edge of each of these transformative topics, Devex analysts published more than 40 country-level donor strategy reports, and took an inside look at big events like the Save the Children-Merlin merger and the restructuring of AusAID and the World Bank. USAID contractors worked with Devex to conduct a brand and market awareness survey to better understand their brand perception and competitive landscape.

Our weekly Development Insider has been redesigned to better connect development leaders with the intelligence, insights, and guidance they need to lead more effectively. You can expect to see more strategic analysis like this in 2014 and beyond.

As the world’s leading media enterprise covering global development, we’re focused on connecting you to senior development leaders and their top priorities, so you can keep them on your radar too. In 2013, we brought you an exclusive look at conversations with key influencers like EU Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva and BRAC Founder Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, among others.

We’re continuing to grow our projects database to ensure you never miss out on a funding opportunity. Projects from 300+ procurement sources are actively posted to devex.com, and keeping with the local trend, you’ll now find more subcontracting opportunities than ever before.


Recruitment & Careers

Over 1,000 development professionals gathered at the  

Local job seekers had the opportunity to connect with recruiters  

5th Annual Devex D.C. Career Fair  

from international organizations at the Devex Career Fair in Nairobi  

Recruitment strategies have undergone changes this year as developing countries are increasingly taking charge of their own development. In October, 300 professionals and 45 exhibiting organizations gathered in Nairobi for a day focused on bridging the gap between international organizations and local job seekers. We also hosted our 5th annual career fair in Washington, D.C., connecting more than 1,000 development practitioners.

Our members with a Recruitment Account wanted a way to search the world’s largest database of development professionals more quickly. With a few enhancements to our people search tools, you can now find the talent you need, faster. Three times faster in fact. We also implemented new technology that pulls in data from candidate CVs so that you can tap into a broader pool of qualified candidates without changing the way you search.

Global development recruiters speak a language sometimes only other development recruiters understand. To ensure our members get the support they need, we’ve connected this community within our community through an exclusive discussion board on LinkedIn, and tripled our recruitment coverage in 2013 to include more insight and critical analysis on hiring trends, and advice for finding the right talent for projects, proposals and staff positions.


Partnerships & Strategic Communications

The 2013 European Development Days (EDD) were focused on creating a vision   Rockefeller Foundation Managing Director, Mamadou Biteye gives  

for a successful post-2015 agenda. Our members got an inside look at this year’s  

opening remarks at the Devex Nairobi Partnerships Forum  

conference in Brussels, where Devex was once again the official media partner.  

As we shift towards a more localized aid landscape, establishing local partnerships has become a critical piece of the development puzzle for international organizations. This is a theme we explored extensively throughout our news coverage this year in addition to convening more than 500 individuals from 26 countries around the world, representing major international donors, private sector companies, NGOs and local Kenyan organizations, at the first ever Devex Partnerships Forum in Nairobi.

Margaret Warner, Andrea Mitchell, Alan Greenspan, and Raj Kumar listen to   Tony Blinken’s remarks at the Devex WHCD event  

In September 2013, we hosted Land Matters. This month-long campaign used the Devex platform as a catalyst to spark a global conversation between more than 15 million individuals on the importance of land rights for development, and to celebrate the thought leadership of our seven partner organizations in this area. Philippines development minister,   Sec. Dinky Soliman speaks at the Manila   40 under 40 Awards  

The 4th annual 40 under 40 awards were held in the Philippines this year to honor young, Manila-based leaders for their influence and ability to make an observable impact on development.

On the occasion of the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, Devex members came together with guests of Foreign Affairs Magazine and the UN Foundation for “It’s A BIG World After All”, the first annual celebration of international affairs journalism.

Devex will continue to collaborate with development actors to highlight more issues like this, starting with She Builds- a campaign dedicated to the fundamental role of women in development- in Spring 2014.


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Devex Member Service Updates 2013