The Cross Whitehall Prosperity Framework is funded by the £1.3bn Cross-Government Prosperity Fund, which aims to remove barriers to economic growth and promote the economic reform and development needed to reduce poverty in partner countries.
Divided into 10 lots, the contracts are including infrastructure, education, energy, health and future cities.
Under the infrastructure lot consultants are to support public authorities to develop and establish credible pipelines of infrastructure projects, including PPP.
Following 23 bids received, the firms selected for this lot are:
Adam Smith International
PA Consulting Services
Cardno Emerging Markets
The fund has operated across Latin America, Asia and Africa, including South Africa, China, Turkey, Argentina and Mexico.