About Us

Detcro is a research
and advisory firm specializing in strategic planning and execution.

Our Vision

To co-create systems that are economically viable, socially responsible, and ecologically rooted.

Our Mission

To provide a vehicle for international participation and partnership in support of communities who are transforming their natural and human diversities into a source of enrichment and strength

David K. Deng | Detcro Senior Partner

After graduating from New York University School of Law in 2010, Deng was awarded the Arthur Helton Global Human Rights Fellowship for work on large-scale land investments in South Sudan. Deng then spent the next six years (2010-16) working as Research Director for the South Sudan Law Society (SSLS), based in Juba. In that role, he oversaw numerous research projects, including an assessment of local justice systems in six rural counties, surveys on perceptions of and experiences with transitional justice, and various studies on land issues. Deng is currently serving as Detcro’s Research Director.

Detcro Offices and Countries of Operation

The Abyei Area

Detcro is supporting the local area recovery plan with a full range of strategic planning and execution support.

South Africa

Detcro offers turnkey corporate retreats in Cape Town where its Gateway property, Aiken House, is nestled between the mountains of the Western Cape and the Atlantic and Indian oceans.

South Sudan

Detcro is working to support alternative livelihoods and resettlement of communities negatively affected by oil production.


Detcro is conducting market research and assessment for large scale agribusiness investment.

1629 K Street NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006 United States