About Us

Driven by humanitarian principles and ethics, Osman Consulting Ltd (UK Company Nr: 08589036) is an independent enterprise founded in the UK in 2008, providing technical expertise and consultancy to humanitarian community stakeholders, with the aim to improve effectiveness and efficiency of humanitarian action. Check our one pager about us (February 2015).


Our approach: Osman Consulting takes a holistic approach to meeting your professional needs and addressing the challenges you face: using private sector mechanism to achieve humanitarian goals.

Our services focus on:

(1) Action: Humanitarian operational management.

(2) People: Humanitarian training and capacity building;

(3) Facts: Humanitarian research;

(4) Delivery: Humanitarian supplies;

In implementing its work, Osman Consulting adheres by relevant humanitarian principles, values and standards such as Sphere and INEE.

Our clients: our clients vary from UN agencies, Red Cross and Red Crescent societies, INGOs, Government departments, and National NGOs; they include ICRC, DRC, Save the Children, UNESCO, Human Appeal International, Arab Medical Union (AMU), Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Saudi-Arabian Government, UAE Government, Muslim Charities Forum (MCF), Iraq Red Crescent, INEE, Sphere, IRC, UN OCHA, Qatar Charity, WAMY, Mercy Corps, International Medical Corps (see our portfolio, February 2015).

Our added value: as an independent private entity, we can work where other traditional humanitarian actors sometimes cannot, or are restricted.

Our team: we work through our network of skilled and multi-disciplinary professionals who are now part of the Osman Consulting team, led by Moustafa Osman, a humanitarian relief and development professional with over 20 years of disaster management experience in over 60 countries. We also have access to a reliable number of consultants that work for us on a project basis.

Recent assignments: a training needs assessment for a regional organisation, an intensive disaster management training with focus on camp management (humanitarian training and capacity building); durable solutions for Iraqi IDPs, impact of counter-terrorism measures on principled humanitarian action (humanitarian research); procurement of NFIs (humanitarian supplies); shelter and food projects in Rakhine, Myanmar (humanitarian operational management).

We are not: a charity; we do not accept donations; we do not do fundraising; we do not do advocacy. We are not related to any other namesakes.

Also available: OC-profile 1 pager (Feb 2015). See also our page on Media & Testimonials , our Team and recent portfolio (February 2015).

To collaborate with us:

Our UN Global Market number is: 370194

Our EU PIC number is: 938405743

Our ADB CMS number: 020132

Contact us:

Osman Consulting Ltd, Solihull, UK
info [AT] osmanconsulting.co.uk

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