CORE COMPETENCIES

We work with people around the world to understand local food systems and develop solutions together for enhanced nutrition

Food Security & Food Systems


Research, analyze, and develop solutions for improved food availability, food access, food utilization, and stability.




Food Transformation, Safety & Quality Assurance


Work with companies, agencies, and consumers to innovate around nutritious products and related policy and regulations.




Research & Evidence Building


Design and conduct interviews, focus groups, randomized controlled trials, studies, surveys, and nutritional assessments measuring body composition and biomarkers.




Market Development & Product Research


Lead the design and evaluation process of new foods and food aid products, conduct research and development, focus on nutrient recovery in processing, analyze nutritional content, and ensure food safety efforts.




Monitoring & Evaluations


Design, conduct, and oversee assessments of program and policy implementation, including monitoring progress towards indicators and goals to prove or refute Theory of Change (ToC).




Program Design & Development


Work with clients to understand their business model to align program development with business strategy, including drafting proposals and designing projects.




Training & Capacity Building


Develop materials, workshops, presentations, and curricula for program participants and stakeholders, and design and execute training sessions to build local and institutional capacity.




Public-Private Partnerships


Connect stakeholders, from US government and international agencies, academic institutions, non-governmental organizations, and private sector companies to create mutually beneficial and sustaining partnerships.




Disaster & Emergency Relief


Optimize food logistics in the humanitarian supply chain and provide the best options for people in emergency settings.




Marketing & Promotion


Design, plan, and carry out marketing blitzes and promotions to increase visibility of available nutritious and traditional foods in domestic and international safety net programs.




Policy Development & Analysis


Provide scientific testimony, hold stakeholder consultations, report to Congress, develop policy frameworks, and aid in the institutionalization process.




Strategic Consulting


Assist clients in understanding markets and crafting innovative solutions to overcome market barriers.





Our dedication to evidence-based nutrition and food security interventions

takes us around the world 

COLLABORATION | INVESTIGATION | INNOVATION | EFFICACY | SECURITY