Welcome to NFDS

NFDS is a consultancy with Norwegian roots and long standing presence in Africa. We specialise in work relating to natural resources, the environment and development, primarily in Africa but also in other parts of the world. Our clients and partners consist of governments, donor agencies, regional bodies, global financial institutions, the UN as well as private trusts and foundations.

We provide services and expertise in the following areas:

  • Sustainable fisheries management
  • Combatting illegal fishing and fisheries crime
  • Fisheries policy and legislation
  • Regional cooperation for sustainable development
  • Fisheries value chains, trade and consumption
  • Environment and ecosystem approaches
  • Climate change adaptation
  • Capacity building
  • Awareness and communication
  • Project development and evaluation