7 ways for projects managers to make your projects sustainable

Last week I was asked to deliver a keynote presentation on sustainable project management to an audience of project managers in Australia at an Australian Institute of Project Management event. I started the presentation with a discussion about the future: our individual future, the future of our children, as well as the future of the project […]

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2016 UN Global Compact Leaders Summit Update

This past week the UN Global Compact Leaders’ Summit took place in New York and for the fourth straight year, we took an active role. The compact is a voluntary initiative based on CEO commitments to implement universal sustainability principles and to take steps to support Sustainable Development goals. What is great about the compact […]

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Project Management and Sustainable Development Goal #3 – Ensuring Healthy Lives

Sustainable Development Goal #3 (of 17) and Project Management, ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages. Installment #3 of our series in which we cover each sustainable development goal (SDG) and how projects and project management can contribute to them. This post focuses on SDG number 3, Good Health and Well-being. […]

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SDG #2 No Hunger

The Sustainable Development Goal to End Hunger. The Role of Projects and Project Management.

Installment #2 (of 17) in our series where we cover each sustainable development goal (SDG) and how projects and project management can contribute to them. Ending Hunger Q. What is the goal? A. Specifically, the goal is to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture. In the past 20 years, hunger has dropped by […]

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The Importance of Localizing Project Management Literature

By. Dr. Abdelsalam Jaroshi GPM Partner – Turkey and North Africa CEO – Diwan International (formerly Libyan Diwan LLC.) Business Development Director – PMRi Ltd. https://www.linkedin.com/in/abdeljar As project management is an organization wide practice, the importance of having project management related literature understood and realized all over the organization is an essential factor of achieving […]

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