Company profile

Projekt-Consult GmbH is a specialised German-based consultancy company working in the field of international cooperation. Since 1979, the company has gained diverse experience in its core business area: responsible mineral extraction. In 2014, Projekt-Consult has become a member of GFA Consulting Group GmbH – one of the leading European consulting companies for implementing development cooperation programs.

Among the clients are German and international development cooperation agencies, such as the Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), German International Cooperation (GIZ),  KfW Development Bank or the Germany Environment Agency (UBA). Projekt-Consult also serves bilateral and multilateral donor institutions, such as the Swiss SDC and SECO, United Nations, European Commission, World Bank, and regional development banks.

The multidisciplinary staff, including mining engineers, geologists, mineralogists, geographers and economists, is trained in working with and managing interdisciplinary and intercultural teams around the world. This provides high flexibility while implementing projects and programs.

Thanks to a strong project management competence, Projekt-Consult successfully implemented a large number of technical assistance projects in recent years. Projekt-Consult’s services encompass technical solutions, capacity building and strategic advice on issues such as mineral governance, small-scale mining, or technical, environmental and social dimensions of resource extraction.  

To date, Projekt-Consult has been involved in technical cooperation projects in more than 70 countries worldwide. Additionally Projekt-Consult has executed a multitude of projects and studies together with private and public stakeholders from the extractive sector in the European Union and Switzerland. The world map is summarizing all countries where Projekt-Consult’s experts have implemented cooperation projects for sustainable resource extraction.