About SuDCA

SuDCA Development Consultants (SuDCA) is a consulting agency, established in 2007 and built on the expertise of individuals with long years of experience in key development sectors and who are distinguished by their functional and technical capability.


SuDCA works in the Horn of Africa with offices in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and in Juba, South Sudan.

SuDCA is a company promoting self-reliance and social progress of societies via competent consulting services, employing rights-based, participatory and gender-sensitive development approaches. At SuDCA, client satisfaction, through concerted teamwork, is a primary product. As SuDCA is in the problem solving business, it encourages a systems approach to assignments and allows experimentation, innovation and creativity to find feasible solutions to problems.

SuDCA gives primacy for long-term relation with its client over short-term financial gains. Thus, at SuDCA we are committed to provide uncompromised quality service in meeting clients’ requirements and deadlines.

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Participatory engagement by all parties and efficient communication with key stakeholders (government, donors, NGOs and the private sector) is the core part of our corporate philosophy.

SuDCA believes its operation is people intensive; hence, people both its staff and clients are very important. As a client oriented company it aims at utmost client satisfaction. Its commitment to implementation extends beyond “hand holding”, to a concerted effort transfer skills to client organizations. To achieve this as well as to ensure the implementation of solutions, SuDCA encourages client participation in the process of consulting.

At SuDCA, our vision is to be the best consultancy company in East Africa in the eyes of our customers, communities and people with whom we closely work. We expect and demand the best we have to offer by always keeping SuDCA’s values at the top.
SuDCA’s mission is to strive to exceed its client's expectations with its innovative approaches, pragmatic solutions and technical excellence.
SuDCA's philosophy stems from a group of core values, which we have applied to the problems of service delivering institutions and communities. These values are: integrity, confidentiality, quality service, respect for the values of the communities we serve, regard for organizational culture, and persistent learning and sharing. Our focus is on the provision of cutting edge management and governance thinking, underpinned by follow-up support at all levels for our clients and their target groups.



  • Ministry of Urband Development and Housing
  • Ministry of Agriculture
  • Ministry of Information and Communication Technology
  • Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs
  • Ministry of Women, Children and Youths
  • Ethiopian Roads Authority
  • Ministry of Federal Affairs
  • Ministry of Health
  • Ministry of Water Resources


  • Save the Children (SC)/USA
  • SC/Norway
  • SC/Denmark
  • SC/UK
  • SC International
  • Food for the Hungry
  • Ethiopian Red Cross Society
  • Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus/Lutheran World Federation
  • CARE Ethiopia, ProPride
  • Panos, Goal
  • World Vision
  • Mercy Corps
  • HACI
  • International Rescue Committee
  • Christian Aid

Bilateral and Multilateral Organizations

  • The World Bank
  • African Development Bank
  • European Union
  • UNDP
  • FAO


  • Dege Consult
  • Ecopsis
  • Urban Institute
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • Abt Associates
  • Castalia
  • Sun Mountain International (SMTN)
  • AGEG
  • URS Scott Wilson India Limited
  • University of Leeds-Innovations Limited
  • COWI Consult
  • DAI
  • ESSA
  • the Mitchell Group
  • GOPA

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SuDCA successfully implemented large number of projects in various areas to the satisfaction of its clients and the community it worked with.

While executing these projects it proved its core competences in the following areas:

  • Project Analysis, Planning and Implementation
  • Social Surveys and Action Research
  • Organizational Capacity/Performance Assessment and Development
  • Development Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Scoping, Mapping and Designing of Programs

It provides consultancy services in five major thematic areas:

  • Environmental Management and Climate Change (EMCC)
  • Urban Management (UM)
  • Socioeconomic Assessment (SA)
  • Project management (PM)
  • Health and Nutrition (HN)


Environmental Management and Climate Change (EMCC)

Urban Management (UM)

Socioeconomic Assessment (SA)

Project management (PM)

Health and Nutrition (HN)

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