We have 35+ years of experience in skills development, results-oriented project management and impact consultancy in the international arena. Our work as partners and in consortia typically fits into at least one of the following services:
- Social business proposal development
- Skills development and training
- Results-based project management
- Impact consultancy
1. Social business proposal development
Are you looking for finance, reliable partners, or concepts to make your project operational? Share your challenge and we can help you to achieve the social impact that you are striving for. Together, we can help you to develop a financially sustainable business case that leads to social change or income-generating activities. Finally, we can help to access the necessary funding to get you moving and reach sustainable goals.
2. Skills development and training
Are you looking for an expert in skills development to improve your business operations? We apply a market-driven approach to skills development with proven tools and methodologies focused on learning that strengthen education-industry linkages. Our expertise focuses on technical and vocational education and training (TVET), youth employment and entrepreneurship. Read more about our custom designed training here.
3. Results-based project management
Do you find that overall contract management is not your cup of tea? Leave this up to us. Our office in the Netherlands is ISO9001 certified. We are a trusted partner in consortia, leading and managing donor relationships, establishing results-based monitoring and evaluation systems, and most importantly handling all of the details. With a global network of twelve offices delivering services in more than 50 countries, our project management experts carefully take into account the relevant contextual, cultural and gender considerations. Learn more here.
4. Impact consultancy
Are you looking to improve the performance of your organisation or consortium? Look no further. Since our conception in 1984, we have been leaders in facilitation and evaluation in the international sector. This wealth of experience and knowledge is MDF-specific, and it constitutes one of the major reasons why our clients repeatedly choose us. We offer proven standardised tools and methodologies that empower people and create impact. Check out our evaluation and online training & facilitation services for more information.
For more information on our approach and projects we have worked on, read our capability statement.