Durable solutions to refugee crisis

Durable solutions to refugee crisis

Case | Policy

Situation

We were engaged to conduct a review of a multi-donor fund established to support host communities and refugees to cope with the crisis in the Middle East.

Solution

Through desk research, field visits to Iraq, Jordan and Lebanon and interviews with key stakeholders and beneficiaries, we provided an assessment of the performance by the supported partners.

Outcome

The review provided strategic direction for the multi-donor fund including how to link up with other instruments in the region to scale-up innovative, durable solutions. Based on the review findings and recommendations, the multi-donor fund had its timeframe extended and budget increased.

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PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

Voluntas partners with the Confederation of Danish Industry and the National Business Initiative, a voluntary South African business coalition founded by Nelson Mandela, to determine the potential of Public-Private Partnerships to address the water gap.

Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development and policy with a meaningful impact. We believe it significantly increases the quality of living, while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. We pursue advisory, investments and analytics to bring a fundamental change to the way human potential is led and realized.

Copenhagen

Wildersgade 10b

3rd floor

1408 København K

Tunis

2 Rue Hannibal

Gammarth Supérieur

Tunis

Contact

info@voluntasgroup.com

+45 30 53 59 79

5-Year Africa strategy development

5-Year Africa strategy development

Case | Policy

Situation

Large Denmark-based multinational wished to develop a 5-year strategy to expand its current global presence to the African continent but limited reliable market information was available for decision making and long term planning

Solution

Relying on our continent-wide partner network and independent research, We created country specific entry and operation models, channel strategies, business cases and a set of distinctive tools to guide execution.

Outcome

The Africa expansion strategy helped the multinational understand its potential in different African markets and following the proposed plan, market entry into key markets was initiated.

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PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

Voluntas partners with the Confederation of Danish Industry and the National Business Initiative, a voluntary South African business coalition founded by Nelson Mandela, to determine the potential of Public-Private Partnerships to address the water gap.

Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development and policy with a meaningful impact. We believe it significantly increases the quality of living, while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. We pursue advisory, investments and analytics to bring a fundamental change to the way human potential is led and realized.

Copenhagen

Wildersgade 10b

3rd floor

1408 København K

Tunis

2 Rue Hannibal

Gammarth Supérieur

Tunis

Contact

info@voluntasgroup.com

+45 30 53 59 79

Municipality Budget Development

Municipality Budget Development

Case | Policy

Situation

African country had recently built up its municipality system, with their obligations, revenue generation abilities and central governmental transfers. However, daily operation differed much from guidelines and the law.

Solution

External parties requested an assessment across the top 20 municipalities, mapping their revenue sources, costs, budgeting processes and financial checks and balances, both from the city councils’ and the communities’ perspectives.

Outcome

After 120 in-person interviews, through legal documentation assessment and on-the ground anecdotes, we created a city-specific and an overall overview on current performance and suggestions for improvements.

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PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

Voluntas partners with the Confederation of Danish Industry and the National Business Initiative, a voluntary South African business coalition founded by Nelson Mandela, to determine the potential of Public-Private Partnerships to address the water gap.

Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development and policy with a meaningful impact. We believe it significantly increases the quality of living, while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. We pursue advisory, investments and analytics to bring a fundamental change to the way human potential is led and realized.

Copenhagen

Wildersgade 10b

3rd floor

1408 København K

Tunis

2 Rue Hannibal

Gammarth Supérieur

Tunis

Contact

info@voluntasgroup.com

+45 30 53 59 79

UN Global impact delivery improvement

UN Global impact delivery improvement

Case | Policy

Situation

Large UN organization needed to survey its partners to evaluate the individual and overall performance and to identify organizational strengths and weaknesses in all countries and regions in which it operates.

Solution

We lead the survey design, implementation and analysis of the organization’s partners across 32 countries and regions. Both quantitative and qualitative assessments were included in a comprehensive evaluation resulting in 24 country-specific reports and 8 region-specific reports.

Outcome

Our analysis and evaluations led to country and personnel specific actions from the UN organization towards improving and strengthening the identified Performance gaps.

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PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

Voluntas partners with the Confederation of Danish Industry and the National Business Initiative, a voluntary South African business coalition founded by Nelson Mandela, to determine the potential of Public-Private Partnerships to address the water gap.

Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development and policy with a meaningful impact. We believe it significantly increases the quality of living, while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. We pursue advisory, investments and analytics to bring a fundamental change to the way human potential is led and realized.

Copenhagen

Wildersgade 10b

3rd floor

1408 København K

Tunis

2 Rue Hannibal

Gammarth Supérieur

Tunis

Contact

info@voluntasgroup.com

+45 30 53 59 79

Women security policy in North Africa

Women security policy in North Africa

Case | Policy

Situation

Large UN organization needed to survey its partners to evaluate the individual and overall performance and to identify organizational strengths and weaknesses in all countries and regions in which it operates.

Solution

We lead the survey design, implementation and analysis of the organization’s partners across 32 countries and regions. Both quantitative and qualitative assessments were included in a comprehensive evaluation resulting in 24 country-specific reports and 8 region-specific reports.

Outcome

Our analysis and evaluations led to country and personnel specific actions from the UN organization towards improving and strengthening the identified Performance gaps.

Related Insights

PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

PPP opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

Voluntas partners with the Confederation of Danish Industry and the National Business Initiative, a voluntary South African business coalition founded by Nelson Mandela, to determine the potential of Public-Private Partnerships to address the water gap.

Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development and policy with a meaningful impact. We believe it significantly increases the quality of living, while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. We pursue advisory, investments and analytics to bring a fundamental change to the way human potential is led and realized.

Copenhagen

Wildersgade 10b

3rd floor

1408 København K

Tunis

2 Rue Hannibal

Gammarth Supérieur

Tunis

Contact

info@voluntasgroup.com

+45 30 53 59 79

Reliable data gathering in conflict zone

Reliable data gathering in conflict zone

Case | Policy

Situation

Consortium of 7 UN agencies was in need of field data to plan their strategic response to the deteriorating humanitarian situation and issue a humanitarian appeal for funding. Evacuations meant no organization was on ground to collect data and reliable information.

Solution

We developed a special operation to identify, access and interview 180 key informants, 500 households and conduct 24 focus groups across the country with internally displaced persons, migrants, refugees and host communities.

Outcome

The unique and thorough multi-sectoral assessment was presented in workshops with the UN agencies to strategically select key humanitarian issues to focus on in order to maximize humanitarian impact in the highly insecure environment.

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Women security policy in North Africa

Women security policy in North Africa

Large UN organization needed to survey its partners to evaluate the individual and overall performance and to identify organizational strengths and weaknesses in all countries and regions in which it operates.
Municipality Budget Development

Municipality Budget Development

After 120 in-person interviews, through legal documentation assessment and on-the ground anecdotes, we created a city-specific and an overall overview on current performance and suggestions for improvements.

Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development and policy with a meaningful impact. We believe it significantly increases the quality of living, while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. We pursue advisory, investments and analytics to bring a fundamental change to the way human potential is led and realized.

Copenhagen

Wildersgade 10b

3rd floor

1408 København K

Tunis

2 Rue Hannibal

Gammarth Supérieur

Tunis

Contact

info@voluntasgroup.com

+45 30 53 59 79