About BDS Center for Development Research
BDS Center for Development Research (BDS- CDR) is a private consulting firm contributing its share to the enhancement of the multifacet- ed efforts of the ethiopian government and its national and international partners to develop ethiopia. It was founded in 2008 by a group of ethiopian professionals and their associates with rich experience in university teaching and practical research. Since then, BDS-CDR has been actively engaged in providing professional consultancy services in the area of development to numerous national and in- ternational clients.
Since its establishment, BDS-CDR has successfully completed over 23 major study and training projects to the full satisfaction of its clients. as a result, it has earned the trust of ethiopian government ministries like the Ministry of education, Ministry of agriculture, Ministry of finance and economic Development, Ministry of Urban Development and Construction, Ministry of federal affairs and major international organizations like UnICef, UNDp, WFP, the World bank, JICA, among many others.
In addition to the already completed projects indicated above, BDS-CDR has 8 major study projects currently in full progress, sponsored by: the Ministry of federal affairs, Ministry of finance and economic Development, Ministry of education, the Devel- opment bank of ethiopia, Central Statistics agency and horn of africa Regional environment Center and network, addis ababa University. During the six years of its fruitful consultancy, BDS-CDR has con- tributed its share to the development of research and to its practi- cal application in the solution of social problems. It is pleased to be so actively engaged in serving institutions of constructive change and in contributing its share to the development of our country, our region and beyond.