About us

About us

DPI: Implementing innovations in development for a more just, equal and empowered world

Development Professionals Inc., DPI, is a woman-owned small business providing technical implementation and analytical services for democracy, human rights, good governance, civil society, and related sectors. DPI has successfully led and implemented rule of law and governance reforms in more than 25 countries since its inception in 2009. Our work includes projects focused on judicial and prosecutorial reform, access to justice, citizen security, human rights, institutional capacity building, anti-corruption, women and youth empowerment, and gender-based violence, among others.

Our firm continues to expand our expertise and breadth of projects, both short- and long-term to address development needs around the world. Our approach is one of service and do no harm. Based on our long experience and successful models, we focus on diversity, equality, excellence, innovation, and integrity to ensure we continue to succeed and improve the lives of those we serve.

Our team

What we do

We deliver reforms that improve lives by understanding development challenges in their unique context, designing innovative solutions to meet them, and creating strong local partnerships that maximize impact and sustainability. DPI incorporates a holistic approach that emphasizes the link between rule of law and democratic development, with particular attention to empowering poor and vulnerable groups.

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