Contracting Vehicles

DAI holds umbrella contracts from various clients through which development programs can be funded and administered.

U.S. Agency for International Development

Environment & Energy

  • Water and Development II (WADI II) (2022–2027)
  • Strengthening Tenure and Resource Rights II (STARR II) (2018–2025)

Economic Growth

  • Financing Self-Reliance and Market-Led Development (FSRMD) (2021-2026)
  • Jordan Economic Reform Activity (ERA) (2021-2026)
  • Regional Integration and Stronger Economies (RISE) (2020-2027)


  • Reading for East Africa’s Development (READ) (2023–2030)
  • Active Communities—Effective States (ACES) (2021–2026)
  • Rule of Law Technical Assistance Services (ROL) (2013–2023)
  • Public Financial Management II (PFM II) (2018–2025)


  • Programming for Prevention and Peacebuilding (P4P2) (2023–2030)
  • Support Which Implements Fast Transitions V (SWIFT V) (2019-2024)
  • Resilient Cities Asia Activity (RCA) (2017-2024)
  • Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET 7) (2019-2024)

General Services Administration

  • One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) (2020-2024)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  • International, Technical, Operational, and Professional Support Services (ITOPSS) (2018–2023)

U.K. Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) Expert Advisory Call Down Services

U.K. Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO)

  • Lot 1: Conflict, Stability and Security Fund (CSSF) Framework Agreement (2023–2027)

U.K. Government (Crown Commercial Service)

Cyber Security Services 3 (CS3) Flexible Commercial Agreement: cybersecurity-related consultancy and advice, penetration testing, incident response, and managed security services (2022-2025)

European Commission (EC)

EC Framework Contract SIEA (Services for Implementation of External Aid)

  • Lot 1: Sustainable Management of Natural Resources and Resilience
  • Lot 2: Infrastructure, Sustainable Growth, and Jobs
  • Lot 3: Human Rights, Democracy, and Peace
  • Lot 4: Human Development and Safety Net
  • Lot 5: Budget Support
  • Lot 6: Innovative Financing for Development

French Development Agency (AFD)

Framework contract Lot 1: Studies and Technical assistance for the implementation of the ‘Adapt’ Action’ Facility (2018—2022)

Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW)

Framework Agreement for Consulting Services in Fragile Contexts (2021–2025)



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