One of Saana’s greatest assets is the deep understanding we have developed over the years of the needs and practices of our clients and partners in both developed and developing countries. Many of our core staff and associates have direct experience of working with mainstream development agencies and for national governments in developing countries. This gives us unique insight and capability to deliver customized and effective development co-operation solutions.

Our key clients include the World Bank, the WTO, WIPODFID, USAID, the European Commission, DANIDA, ICTSD, ODI, ILEAP, the Finnish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the European Patent Office. We have also completed assignments with a variety of other public and private sector clients in the US, UK, Finland, Germany and Switzerland.

Our teams have first hand experience of working on development cooperation related projects around the world. The map below highlights these areas.


Although the combined expertise of Saana’s associates covers practically all of the world’s current countries, the countries and regions Saana Consulting has directly worked in include:

ASEAN, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Burundi, Cambodia, CARICOM, China, COMESA, EAC, ECOWAS, Egypt, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Laos, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Melanesian Spearhead Group, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Russia, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, SADC, Singapore, South Africa, Tanzania, Thailand, UEMOA, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe.