About Development Alternative Inc (DAI) DAI operates offices in Central and North AmericaEuropeSub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia. It has worked in 160 developing and transition countries in the areas of water and natural resources management, energy and climate change, governance and public sector management, private sector development and financial services, economics and trade, agriculture and agribusiness, crisis mitigation and stability operations, and HIV/AIDS and avian influenza control.

Clients of DAI include development agencies, international lending institutions, private corporations and philanthropies, and governments. Among them: 
United States Agency for International DevelopmentEuropean CommissionU.K. Department for International Development,European Bank for Reconstruction and DevelopmentUnited States Department of DefenseUnited States Department of StateMillennium Challenge Corporation, Australian Agency for International Development (AusAid), World BankInternational Finance CorporationBill & Melinda Gates FoundationWorld Food ProgrammeAsian Development Bank, and various private companies and national governments.