This sector remains one of PADECO's core strengths having carried out numerous transport and traffic studies globally and for multiple international agencies. At the urban level, PADECO has developed city master plans and policies including designs from metro to bus systems and from outer ring roads to initiatives for non motorized vehicles and pedestrians.
PADECO has carried out a number of urban planning projects for clients both in Japan and in developing countries. The work has included GIS and MIS technologies.
Environmental and energy management are key issues currently gaining attention throughout the world at all levels of government.In parallel, PADECO has been expanding its expertise in this area with studies including forestry management and control of pollution, such as carbon dioxide reduction.
Many governments of developing countries are turning to private finance initiatives (PFI) to fund large scale infrastructure improvements as a viable alternative to draining public finances and national debt. PADECO is one of the few Japanese companies that can provide PFI advisory services to the international arena.
PADECO education consulting services cover most of sub-sector in education. A number of science and mathematics projects implemented by PADECO mainly focus on improvement of classroom teaching and training of trainers.
PADECO implemented various projects to develop private sector through analyzing international competitiveness, introducing Japanese experience to be applied, practical approach to overcome present constraints, planning the cluster approach for strategic industry and so on.
In addition to primary education, human resource development is one of the most important element for sustainable economic and social development. Vocational training programs and methodology are diversified in order to respond situation and issues. Therefore PADECO makes assessment and customize practical and effective methodology.
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) becomes common solution tool to tackle various issues for efficiency.
Tourism development is considered as effective foreign currency earning sector as well as rural development. PADECO compiles world wide experiences to make a national master plan or strategy to develop sustainable tourism development. Development of partnership between public sector and private sector is one of the key aspect for sustainable tourism. PADECO facilitates both sectors effectively. Eco-tourism is other prospective approach to achieve two goals i.e. environment protection as well as regional development.
Efficient project management begins with comprehensive understanding of the Master Plan/Feasibility Study and the wider context. A thorough appreciation of the project’s priorities and objectives is also crucial to effectively respond to unforeseeable events or delays.
Enterprises targeting low-income earners in developing countries, adopting as "bottom of the pyramid" (BOP) strategies, have become a focus of international attention.Another term for these activities is "inclusive business" because BOP strategies aim to include the poor in the business process as producers and/or consumers, maintaining the profit motive.