We provide technical and management expertise that helps people improve their lives, characterized by: teamwork, results-based project design, sustainability, participatory methodologies and local input and ownership.
Inspired and governed by the UN Sustainable Development Goals, our mission is to catalyze opportunity as partners in international development, providing our best people and expertise to contribute to sustainable economic, social and environmental development.
We work with governments, investors, companies and communities to deliver lasting change. Over the past 35 years, we have successful delivered more than 500 projects worldwide.
alinea at a glance
projects around the world
field offices around the world
years of project management experience
staff in canada & around the world
where we work
Alinea has worked in more than 88 countries around the world.
CANADA, HONDURAS, NICARAGUA, HAITI, PANAMA, BRAZIL, COLOMBIA, PERU, BOLIVIA, URUGUAY, VENEZUELA, CHILE, ARGENTINA, COSTA RICA, GUATEMALA, EL SALVADOR, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, ROMANIA, CROATIA, UZBEKISTAN, UK, SWEDEN, MONGOLIA, CHINA, INDIA, AFGHANISTAN, BANGLADESH, PAKISTAN, BRUNEI, VIETNAM, CAMBODIA, THAILAND, PHILIPPINES, LAOS, MYANMAR, NEPAL, SRI LANKA, INDONESIA, BHUTAN, CAMEROON, IRAQ, EGYPT, JORDAN, PALESTINE (WEST BANK AND GAZA), MOROCCO, MALI, SOUTH SUDAN, ETHIOPIA, GHANA, KENYA, SIERRA LEONE, MALAWI, NIGERIA, TANZANIA, UGANDA, MOZAMBIQUE, YEMEN, SOUTH AFRICA, ZIMBABWE, BURKINA FASO, BENIN, SENEGAL, FIJI, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, ANGUILLA, SUDAN, UGANDA, RWANDA, SOMALIA, NZ, YEMEN, GEORGIA, ARMENIA, MOLDOVA, NORTH MACEDONIA, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, SERBIA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA, VANUATU, FIJI, SOLOMON ISLANDS, TONGA, TIMOR-LESTE, SAMOA, KIRIBATI, AUSTRALIA, FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA, COOK ISLANDS
Founded in 1986 as Agriteam Canada by Bob Francis, Alinea International has worked across multiple sectors, including agriculture and food security; education and education reform; governance and public sector reform; peace and security; legal and judicial reform; health; gender equality; environment and climate change; and economic growth and livelihoods.
In 2020, Alinea expanded as Australia-based international development consultancy, the Whitelum Group, and impact investment advisory, Symon Capital, joined the Alinea Group of Companies.
Alinea’s global team has extensive experience designing, implementing, managing, monitoring and evaluating international development projects for Global Affairs Canada; Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (UK); European Commission; Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Australia); World Bank; Asian Development Bank; Inter-American Development Bank; and United Nations, among others.
Alinea’s hub offices are in Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom, combined with field offices in Colombia, Mongolia, Mali, Ghana, Egypt, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Fiji, Tanzania, Vietnam, Ukraine, Armenia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Georgia, North Macedonia, Moldova and Serbia.