As consultants in international development cooperation, we support donor organisations in the implementation of private sector development projects in Africa and Asia.
Aiming to contribute to sustainable and inclusive growth, we are impact-oriented and promote innovative approaches to facilitate entrepreneurship. We specialise in value chain development, trade promotion and capacity building of small and medium enterprises with 20 years of experience.
Centrally located in the EU, just a few kilometres from the border to Belgium and the Netherlands, IDC has access to an extensive network of international contacts and consultants.
For companies in our region, we offer services for the recruitment of management, engineering and IT staff. We have vast experience in hiring and relocating foreign IT Green Card professionals and benefit from our international network, direct search activities and our proximity to the renowned Aachen University.
IDC organised or co-facilitated more than 120 training seminars on value chain promotion worldwide
Since 2004, IDC organised or co-facilitated more than 100 introductory training seminars and more than 20 training of trainers workshops on value chain promotion. Past trainings with more than 2,500 participants took place in Algeria, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Côte d’Ivoire, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Laos, Mali, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, United States, Vietnam and Yemen. IDC particularly applies ValueLinks, the GIZ approach on VC promotion.