The Agency is the operative platform of the Italian cooperation system, and it is called to perform activities associated with the elaboration, development, financing, management and control of international cooperation initiatives. The Agency seeks to participate in the global debate on development issues, and to act as a major player in the pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals. Welcome!

  civil society organizations

Civil Society Organizations are crucial players in the challenge of sustainable development, worldwide. As of 2018 there are 217 Italian CSOs registered with the Agency.

CSOs may apply to calls for proposals issued by the Agency headquarters or by the field offices operating in 20 countries.

  calls for proposals

The Agency issues regularly a number of calls for proposals targeting Ngos and other no-profit organisations of the civil society, but also companies of the private sector, who are encouraged to participate in development cooperation initiatives, in compliance with the principles of transparency, competition and social responsibility.

Full details on the initiatives in progress in 2018 are available in the Italian website.

This section is currently under construction

• Ministry of Foreign Affairs
and International Cooperation


• Official Development Assistance


• Social media

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• Summit of migrants for development


• Transparent Administration


• National conference 2018


  field offices

Based in Rome, the Agency runs a territorial office in Florence and a network of 20 field offices for managing development initiatives in partner countries worldwide.