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Our global network of specialists share an unwavering resolve to work better, driven by a conviction that the world must be better. That’s why we’re one of the world’s leading partners in international development. We believe those who have the least deserve our best. So at Chemonics, development is more than a passion or a calling. It’s a profession. Doing it well takes experience, ingenuity and a stubborn insistence that tomorrow’s work must be better than today’s.  From our founding in 1975, we have worked in more than 150 countries to help our clients, partners and beneficiaries take on the world’s toughest challenges. Today, we re-imagine global supply chains to deliver essential medicines to the right place at the right time. We take a promising new way of powering a village in Kenya and adapt it to a village in Colombia. We embrace project management as a discipline, not an afterthought, so our clients get maximum impact for minimum risk. And we think big, about applying lessons learned across all of our projects, about bridging the gap between segregated technical fields and about forging partnerships that unite the world’s best minds to solve its toughest problems.  Our global network of more than 4,000 specialists share an unwavering resolve to work better, driven by a conviction that the world must be better. We’re one of the world’s leading partners in international development, because where Chemonics works, development works. ​​

We make development work. In nearly 70 countries around the globe, our network more than 4,000 local specialists delivers results. Because with decades of experience operating in the most complex social and political environments in the world, we know how to quickly mobilize resources, seamlessly adapt to change and strategically apply lessons learned across thousands of projects. 

We combine broad regional experience with technical depth and unparalleled management skill. Our practices range from agriculture and private sector development to health and education and cut across our regional business units. Our management systems allow us to document, measure and apply both recent innovations and proven best practices across multiple regions and sectors.

We share an unwavering resolve to work better, driven by a conviction that the world must be better.

So we pursue a higher standard for our work every day. We design our projects to maximize long-term impact. Our work plans are results-driven, participatory, detailed and linked to a strong performance monitoring plan. We also use our rigorous management standards to continuously evaluate our projects, promote innovation and adapt to client and beneficiary needs. In addition to our own internal tools, we employ the latest and most effective industry models and methodologies. And we share our successes across regions, sectors and with our various stakeholders, raising the bar for all of us.

At Chemonics, development is more than a passion. It’s a profession.

Our global network of specialists shares an unwavering resolve to work better, driven by a conviction that the world must be better. So we strive to set ever-higher standards for ourselves, our company and our industry every day. In nearly 70 countries worldwide, we design, implement and support projects, by combining unparalleled management skill with deep technical expertise and continuous innovation.

Though united by a common ethic of excellence, we are a diverse group of women and men with an array of skills and expertise. We provide capacity building, strategic communications, management and technical assistance, applied research, performance monitoring and procurement assistance to clients and partners worldwide. We encourage our staff to be flexible, versatile and think big, so we can more effectively bridge the gap between segregated technical fields and deliver results to those we serve.

And we reward excellence with opportunity for growth, because those who can exceed our high standards deserve to lead our work.

Some achievements

Advocating for Health Services for Women and Girls with Disabilities

Thanks to the Disability Rights Advocacy Center, women and girls with disabilities in Nigeria are finally gaining access to the health services they deserve with a new policy that prioritizes them.

Empowering Nigeria’s Farmers

In Nigeria, a training approach that integrates agronomic and business management best practices is boosting yields, increasing incomes, and empowering farmers.

Transforming the Nigerian Agriculture Sector and Improving Nutrition for Children

The Maximizing Agricultural Revenue and Key Enterprises in Targeted Sites (MARKETS I & II) projects enhance agricultural productivity by building the capacity of farmers to maximize yields and respond to market demands.