Contracting Vehicles

DAI holds umbrella contracts from various clients through which development programs can be funded and administered. Our current portfolio includes:

U.S. Agency for International Development

Capacity Building

  • Human and Institutional Capacity Development for Critical Priority Countries (HICDPro for CPCs) (2013–2018)

Economic Growth

  • Equatorial Guinea Liquid Natural Gas Operations, SA (2007–2017)
  • SEGIR Financial Sector II Blanket Purchasing Agreement (BPA) (SEGIR-FS II) (2004–2019)

Environment and Energy

  • Restoring the Environment through Prosperity, Livelihoods and Conserving Ecosystems (REPLACE) (2013–2018)
  • Rural and Agricultural Incomes with a Sustainable Environment Plus (RAISE Plus) (2005–2015)
  • Water and Development (WADI) (2015–2019)
  • Strengthening Tenure and Resource Rights (STARR) (2012–2017)
  • Clean Energy for Non-Critical Priority Countries (2013–2018) (DAI sub)


  • Legislative Strengthening Technical Assistance Services (2011-2016)
  • Public Financial Management (PFM) (2012-2017)
  • Programming Effectively Against Conflict and Extremism (PEACE) (2013-2018)
  • Making Cities Work (MCW) (2014–2019)
  • Rule of Law Technical Assistance Services (ROL) (2013–2018)
  • YouthPower (2015–2020)


  • Support for Food Security Activities (SFSA) (2010–2015)

Information Communications Technology

  • mSTAR: Mobile Solutions Technical Assistance and Research (mSTAR) (2013–2015)


  • Support Which Implements Fast Transitions IV (SWIFT IV) (2013-2018)
  • Promoting Gender Equality in National Priority Programs (Promote) (2014–2019)
  • Resilient Cities Asia Activity (RCA) (2017-2022)

U.K. Department for International Development

Governance and Security Framework

  • Lot A – Public Sector Governance (2012–2016)
  • Lot B – Public Financial Management (2012–2016)
  • Lot D – Security and Justice Reform (2012–2016)
  • Lot E – Peace-building and State-building (2012–2016)
  • Lot F – Empowerment and Accountability (2012–2016)

Wealth Creation Framework

  • Lot A–Economic Policy, Trade and Regional Integration (sub to Nathan) (2013–2015)
  • Lot B–Rural Economic Development, Livelihoods, and Natural Resource Management (2013–2015)
  • Lot C–Infrastructure (sub to Nathan) (2013–2015)
  • Lot D–Financial Sector Development (2013–2015)
  • Lot E–Private Sector Development and Market Development (2013–2015)
  • Lot F-Investment Climate Reform (2013-2015)

Australian Agency for International Development

  • Aid Advisory Services Standing Offer
  • Climate Change and Environment Services (2013–2016)
  • Economics (2013–2016)
  • Fragility and Conflict (2013–2016)\
  • Gender (2013–2016)
  • Governance (2013–2016)
  • Food Security and Rural Development (2013–2016)

General Services Administration Schedules

  • Federal Supply Schedule for Financial and Business Solutions (FABS) (2003-2018)
  • Mission Oriented Business Integrated Services (MOBIS) (2002–2017)
  • Professional Services Schedule (PSS) (2016-2021)

U.S. Department of State

  • Criminal Justice Support Program IDIQ subcontract (2011–2016)

European Bank of Reconstruction and Development

  • Russian Federation: RSBF Technical Co-operation Programme: Call-Off Assignments Framework (2011–2015)

New Zealand Aid Programme



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