We are a group of professionals that work in the social impact space, providing analytical services that seek to manage the complexity of social problems and apply evidence driven solutions in a sustainable manner.  We have experience with the United Nations, United States Agency for International Development, Millennium Challenge Corporation, the United States Department of Agriculture the World Bank and numerous private foundations, firms and NGO's.  While we work across numerous sectors like food security, finance, energy, education/workforce development in addition to water/sanitation and blockchain applications.  We take the same principles of informed decision making into every project and define success as "capacity to solve problems" as opposed to "tasks fulfilled". If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at emergence.cooper@gmail.com

Who We Work With


Our experience spans Water and Sanitation (Infrastructure, IEC), Transportation (Roads and Airports), Democracy and Governance, Agriculture (Food Security and Value Chains), Energy, Education/ Workforce Development, Gender and Vulnerable Populations as well as Peace and Security.  Within these sectors we have worked on everything from policy reform to ground level outcomes with field staff.  



Our clients have ranged from start ups working on incubating innovative solutions to government donors managing $200M projects.  See below for a sampling of some of our partners.