Our partners

SEMIS has managed to build solid partnerships with research organisations and NGOs in Europe and Africa.


Founded in 1947, BURGEAP is a research consultancy specialised in the environment. It has more than fifty years of experience on a worldwide scale and many references in more than sixty countries in Africa, Asia and America. The organisation is renowned for the quality of its services and its experience; it was certified ISO 9001 in 1998.
BURGEAP and SEMIS share a common objective to promote decentralized structures for the management of water and energy services in rural and peri-urban areas. They are succeeding, together, thanks to an exemplary collaboration.


GRET: Research and Exchange of Technology Group
GRET is an association, governed by the law of 1901, involved in the support and implementation of projects in developing countries. They intervene in many areas including rural development, light industries, decentralized services, agricultural produce transformation. SEMIS and GRET are working together on a water-pumping and electrification operation in Senegal.


Our consultancy comprises five senior partners specialized in economics and natural resources management and eleven associate experts, all with considerable experience in their fields. We may be small, but our technical network gives us the ability to mobilize the most diverse skills in the service of environmental management and marketing: economists, engineers, ecologists, hydrologists, biologists, zoologists, landscape architects, trainers, anti-pollution specialists, computer cartography technicians, specialists in opinion polls/market research, communications, advertising, etc.