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This is Africa ! 2nd Pan-African Project Management Conference

30 May 2018 IN Best Practices Featured Know how News BY

402 delegates attended the 2nd Pan-African project management conference,  from 23. to 25.05.2018 in Yaoundé, the capital of Cameroon. Having the Ministry of Economy, Planning, and development as a strategic partner of the conference showed the growing importance of project management in Cameroun which counts 24 million inhabitants and which aims at becoming an emerging

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Why COACHING for Development

20 March 2017 IN Featured Know how News Opinions BY

The 2011 McKinsey-Devex survey of 1210 people in NGO and development agencies showed that only 36% of aid projects achieved their intended impact. The main sources of difficulties in the projects arise from planning, stakeholder management, managing change, procurement practices, monitoring and evaluation. Clearly, from a project management perspective, we see the need to act,

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Project management needs (in) Africa

6 June 2016 IN Featured News BY

Africa is a continent that is increasingly engaging in project management.Yet, a recent concept note for the Pan-African Project Management Conference that will be organised in Yaoundé in November 2016 underlines, the technological gap of Africa in project management is not only existing but it can be assessed using four activity indicators: 1.The participation of African

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