Impact Measurement and Market Research
Training services increase capacity and competition in developing markets by improving supplier knowledge of business standards, procurement procedures, and contracting requirements. Specialized trainings are also offered.
Matchmaking connects buyers looking for goods and services in developing markets with verified local businesses who can meet their demands. Matchmaking includes the generation of customized reports, events, and supply/demand analysis.
Local Business Directories
Local Business Directories contain detailed profiles of domestic businesses searchable by sector and location. To ensure the integrity of our data, each business listed is verified every six months. Directories bring visibility to capable local businesses in developing markets that may otherwise be overlooked.
Tender Distribution Services
Tender Distribution Services (TDS) collect and disseminate tenders and other business opportunities to registered local businesses. Tenders are shared through an online tender directory, targeted e-mail and SMS notifications, and through a tender distribution point in country offices. TDS facilitates local business access to market opportunities.
Advocacy and Communications
Advocacy and Communications promotes the importance of "buying local" through host nation first policy promotion, marketing campaigns, events and social media.