Think. Deliver. Transform.

We are Adam Smith International, a global advisory company that works locally to transform lives by making economies stronger, societies more stable, and governments more effective.

We work on behalf of governments, foundations and companies that share our ambition to take on the big challenges facing the world.

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ASI Game Changers: Meet Josiah in Nairobi

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Prosperity through partnerships

We believe we can achieve more in partnership with others than if we act alone.

We partner with local governments, businesses and civil society organisations to create and deliver custom-made solutions, even in some of the most complex, challenging and fragile environments in the world.

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COVID-19: Staying agile during a crisis

A tiny virus with huge impact. In this series, our teams from around the world share their insights and possible ways through the crisis.

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Structured for impact

As an employee-owned company that works in countries at all stages of development, we have a triple bottom line of financial, social and environmental accountability. ASI has undergone rigorous independent verification to become a B Corp – certifying that it demonstrates a balance of profit and purpose by meeting the highest standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and legal accountability.

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By sharing our knowledge and experience, we can improve learning across the sectors we work in, and we can make an even greater difference to people’s lives.

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UK-Brazil Energy Programme (BEP) ends its activities in a ceremony at the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME)

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Adam Smith International Appoints Jalpa Patel as New CEO

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UK-Nigeria Investment Summit

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Brazil Energy Programme Joins Forces with Brazil GEF Biogas Project under New Partnership


ASI Game Changers: Meet Josiah in Nairobi


ASI Game Changers: Meet Affef in Paris


Nature Based Solutions


The latest IPCC report reiterates that climate action is not just a matter of technical fixes


Strengthening Action Against Corruption in Ghana


Brazil Energy Programme


Supporting Nigeria’s anti-corruption efforts


Reforming Tuvalu’s legal tax system

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