Caelis International is a specialised consultancy dealing with ICT (Information and Communications Technology) in development, with a focus on education, e-commerce, trade development, eco-tourism, tele-health, government on-line, enabling communications policy and regulatory environments, and affordable and reliable networking alternatives to provide voice and data connectivity for developing countries. The principal clients are the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank. Caelis has an associate roster of over 300 highly qualified experts, institutions, organizations and firms.
Caelis International experts have extensive practical experience in developing countries such as India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Samoa, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Indonesia, Niger, Senegal, Cote d'Ivoire, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, and Kiribati. In each and every one of its projects, the consultancy calls upon a highly qualified network of associates in some of the world's most reputed organizations such as IBM, University of British Columbia (UBC), Simon Fraser University, Microsoft, Telus, Bell Canada, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), Novus Telecom, Advanced Interactive, Cisco, Bell Labs, Dell, Hewlett Packard, and Compaq.
Caelis International Development has been engaged in international consulting since 1989 when it provided support to the Canadian International Development Agency and Industry Canada on policy and regulatory affairs for the Ministry of Communications and the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRAI) – India. Typical projects involved spectrum management, type approval, competition, and advanced satellite and wireless communications. Since that time, Caelis has been involved with numerous international projects in India, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Jordan, Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh.