IDO is a unique consulting firm offering specialized services tailored to the specific requirements of each client.

We offer flexible contractual arrangements, and can work with clients on a long-term, short-term or case-by-case basis.

Clients working with IDO benefit from:

  • Advice regarding identification and pursuit of new contract opportunities, as well as how to obtain significant funding for non-profit agencies.
  • Access to IDO's powerful network of key decision-makers within international financial institutions (IFIs), bilateral aid agencies, private companies and foundations.
  • Assistance in drafting top quality expressions of interest and project proposals.
For the private sector, IDO provides two types of services:
  • Cost-effective business development for companies interested in winning contracts in developing countries and emerging markets that are funded by the World Bank and other IFIs.  We give our clients an important competitive advantage by providing them with vital market intelligence and practical advice regarding how best to identify and pursue significant international contracts.
  • Specialized one-on-one training for individual companies on how to successfully work with the IFIs and win important contracts.  The information and advice provided by IDO during these training workshops is tailored to the specific products, services and business objectives of each company.

IDO's services for the non-profit sector focus on:

  • Customized resource mobilization, including the formulation and implementation of effective fundraising strategies. On behalf of our clients, we contact bilateral aid agencies and other agencies within donor governments, multilateral development organizations, private companies and foundations.

  • Conducting studies and analyses in the public health sector.  Major clients include the World Health Organization and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

International Development Opportunities (IDO)
Geneva, Switzerland
Phone: +41 (0)21 828 2000