SYLVAGRO’s diverse client base has enabled our team to attain considerable expertise in tendering and carrying out contract negotiations to execute programmatic work within the framework of the total project cycle worldwide.
Client demands for development effectiveness have provided opportunities for us to develop proven skills to conduct results-based monitoring and evaluation assignments encompassing the total range of evaluation types.
Countries of work experience
Central African Republic
Asia and Pacific
Latin America and Caribbean
Europe and the CIS
Projects are managed by a nominated Principal Consultant who is responsible for client liaison, the achievement of project objectives, contractual matters, personnel and financial management: all of which is supported by total quality control. This ensures that all of the requirements for each project are attended to promptly and efficiently by experienced staff who are multilingual, highly trained and sensitive to cultural and gender requirements.
Our long term staff has proven technical capabilities to implement project objectives supported by results based monitoring. As a necessary bonus, they have full command of the relevant languages.
Economic and financial analysis of investments related to agriculture and rural infrastructure; flood control and irrigation & drainage; livestock development and dry-land farming; rural water supply, aquaculture, marine and inland fisheries.
Farm investment analysis and management; land tenure systems; agro-economic and market surveys; appraisal of credit; national & regional planning schemes; community development planning; integrated watershed management; water resources development planning.
Agroforestry and social forestry analysis.
Analysis of sustainable livelihoods systems within the context of populations affected by investments in the exploration and exploitation of non renewable resources, i.e. mining and oil/gas development.
SYLVAGRO has demonstrated solid proficiency in a wide variety of multi-disciplinary and multi-sectoral projects. A summary of areas of expertise encompass:
Highly proficient in methods and procedures to conduct project monitoring and evaluation analysis within the framework of results-based-management encompassing the total range of evaluation types.
Accomplished in project management of the total cycle from identification to implementation procedures supported by experience in the administration of development loans and procurement procedures.
Strong expertise in institutional development analysis for public sector reform and decentralization processes supported by sound governance and private sector development programs.
Solid proficiency in the management of renewable and non-renewable resources within the framework of human sustainable development and livelihood opportunities.
Accomplished in environmental conservation supported by extensive experience in impact assessment analysis.
Skilled in the appraisal of capacity building and governance requirements for environmental and resource management.
Extensive experience in farming systems, extension methods and identification of training needs.
Effective expertise in the analysis of infrastructure services for poverty alleviation in varied ecological and cross- cultural communities.
Successful development procedures for rural and community participatory development with reference to gender considerations.