AESDC in partnership with DAI is implementing the
USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub and provides long-term technical
assistance to the Eastern African Region so as to substantially increase
regional and international trade of agricultural commodities thereby directly
contributing to economic growth and consequently to the attainment of Feed the
Future outcomes. Our teams of experts
take a leading role in the Agriculture and Agribusiness component where they
work to increase the access, availability, and utilization of African-grown
staple foods in regionally integrated markets.
 DAI is a private development company based in Bethesda, Maryland, DAI operates worldwide, with a particularly strong presence in Central America, South America, Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, South Asia, and the Asia-Pacific region. It has worked in 160 developing and transition countries in the areas of water and natural resources management, energy and climate change, governance and public sector management, private sector development and financial services, economics and trade, agriculture and agribusiness, crisis mitigation and stability operations, and HIV/AIDS and avian influenza control.