Dev-Afrique is working with its partner organization to solve one of the most challenging issues on the continent – access to government policies and regulations. As a result, we collaborate with our partner organization to build the pioneer central repository of all government policies and regulations in Africa. Dev-Afrique consultants have also supported the organization to facilitate three rounds of funding outside the continent
A geospatial data program in its third year of existence required an extensive engagement with key stakeholders and potential users of its data within the non-profit and private sector . Our client wants to build capacity of and generate use cases with these stakeholders. In response to this request, Dev-Afrique consultants mapped key stakeholders in these sectors and designed and implemented a community of practice framework through which the client would engage with users & acquirers of geospatial data in the private & non-profit sectors. This framework was embedded into the project in-country processes and adopted as a template for other countries
A donor program in the Democratic Republic of Congo required assistance to recruit high-level executives and field staff for its short-term project. The client was concerned about the structure of an in-house recruiting process, amplification of the positions. and attraction of top candidates. Dev-Afrique designed multiple round recruitment processes for the in-country team, integrated automation into the process and supported the in-country team with screening, technical assessments and in-person interviews to optimize efficiency. For amplification, we mapped internal and external networks with the requisite geographical spread to bring in the best applications. The client accepted our recommendation and asked Dev-Afrique to implement. We proceeded with the structure as presented to the client and filled the three positions
An mid-sized social impact investor in the agriculture sector wants to invest in the cassava value chain of Nigeria. This investor needs to determine the viability of the investment, including potential risks, within the first ten years of operations.
Dev-Afrique conducted a comprehensive initial market assessment of the cassava value chain in the country, industry analysis, and government interventions, policies, and regulations along the value chain. We also developed a full-scale financial model and designed an implementation plan analysing various scenarios to ensure optimal results. With our support, the client moved towards the implementation of the first phase of the project
Dev-Afrique supported its partner organization to host one of the largest fintech summits in Africa. Prior to the Summit, we identified and engaged key stakeholders within the industry and supported the planning of the event. As a result, our partner held the largest Summit in Africa within the financial technology industry with a fair mix of start-ups, regulators, and investors
Our client, a donor-funded program in Africa, wanted to monitor and evaluate the mid-term performance of its projects in Nigeria. This assessment required a very quick turnaround of less than two weeks. Due to the unique constraints, Dev-Afrique assembled its Monitoring & Evaluation experts to engage clients, develop an impact evaluation metric, conduct stakeholder interviews and deliver completed reports to the client in two weeks