FALLS CHURCH, Va. (February 14, 2011) – Casals& Associates, a DynCorp International Company, today announcedthat it has been awarded a contract to support anti-corruptionefforts in Timor Leste.
The 36-month contract, which is funded by the MillenniumChallenge Corporation and administered by USAID in partnership withthe Government of Timor Leste, has a ceiling of $6.9 million andwill help to reduce corruption through an integrated approach, bybuilding a network of functioning, effective anti-corruptioninstitutions and actors with the capacity to deter, detect andsanction corruption.
“We are pleased that USAID has selected us for this effort,”said Kerian McManus, DI Vice President for InternationalDevelopment. “Casals’ extensive expertise in anti-corruptionefforts, coupled with DI’s existing footprint in the region,positions the team to provide immediate and effective solutions tosupport the Government of Timor Leste.”
DynCorp International (DI) delivers support solutions fordevelopment, diplomacy and defense, offering major programs inlogistics, platform support, contingency operations, training andmentoring. Through Casals & Associates, the company worksglobally addressing post conflict countries and countries intransition, democracy and governance, rule of law, localgovernance, and other urgent issues facing societies today.
With more than six decades of experience in supportinggovernments and multilateral organizations, DI’s diverseinternational expertise and seasoned culture of compliance,accountability and performance, are the foundation of the uniquesolutions the company brings to every task.
About DynCorp International
DynCorp International is a global government services provider insupport of U.S. national security and foreign policy objectives,delivering support solutions for defense, diplomacy, andinternational development. DI operates major programs in logistics,platform support, contingency operations, and training andmentoring to reinforce security, community stability, and the ruleof law. DynCorp International is headquartered in Falls Church, Va.For more information, visit www.dyn-intl.com.