Protecting rural life
Agriculture makes a major contribution to everyone’s life, providing food and employment for a large proportion of the world’s population and significantly affecting the landscape and environment in which we live. More broadly, rural economies are dealing with major issues, such as constraints on productivity, adapting to climate change, sustaining livelihoods and preserving or enhancing the countryside and quality of rural life. For these economies, the future must be fuelled by effective management and innovation.
Our dedicated rural development team provides high quality consulting and project management services to help improve the impact of rural, agricultural and environmental development projects and programmes around the world. Our services encompass a comprehensive, integrated portfolio of capabilities, structured around seven broad specialisations in which we have established a strong international profile.
These specialisations are: