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Sustainability and Project Management – Perspectives, Challenges and Threats (Part 2)

25 September 2017 IN Best Practices Featured Know how News BY

The most important aspect of reaching sustainable solution through projects is to widen our perspective. It´s not enough to focus purely on the project lifecycle. We need to have a much broader view. Let´s elaborate a bit on three important stages for projects in order to see how sustainability can fit in. The “ex post“

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India – Propelling Sustainable Growth Through Competent Project Management

18 September 2017 IN Best Practices Featured Know how BY

Written by:  Dr. A Sivathanu Pillai President, PMA India, as one of the high growth economies, is progressing on the path of future sustainable growth, based on various large-scale Government Programmes like ‘Make in India’ and ‘Smart Cities Mission’. In order to realize the success of these Missions, it is of prime importance that proven

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Council of Delegates Communique from Astana (Kazakhstan)

11 September 2017 IN Best Practices Featured Know how News BY

The International Project Management Association (IPMA) is a federation of 68 member nations, who collaborate to promote the recognition of project management and engage stakeholders around the world in advancing the profession. IPMA’s Council of Delegates has discussed during its meeting in Astana/Kazakhstan the importance of sustainability for projects, project managers and the project management

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When there is no plan B

21 September 2016 IN Featured News BY

The 4th IPMA research conference was held in Reykjavik Iceland on Sept 14-16. This conference was an eye opener for everyone that participated. I wouldn’t be surprised if it would be remembered in the future as a milestone for IPMA where an important redefinition of purpose took place and foundations were laid for new definitions

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500 years of German Beer Purity Law

12 September 2016 IN Featured Know how News BY

This year Bavaria celebrates a law that is 500 years in existence and is the most popular law as it impacts the way beer brewing is conducted. The roots can be dated back as early as in the 15th Century. However, 1516 a series of orders were published in Bavaria and later in whole Germany

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Project management and sustainability

6 July 2016 IN Featured Know how News BY

– the theme of the 4th IPMA research conference, held in Reykjavik in September 2016 We are a generation with great responsibility. No previous generation has had a greater environmental impact and you, dear reader, leave a far greater carbon footprint on this earth than your parents or grandparents did. We are standing on crossroads

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IPMA Family Contributes to International Sustainability Goals at the United Nations

1 July 2015 IN Featured News BY

From June 23-25 a summit at the United Nations in New York was held to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the UN Global Compact. Business Leaders, Heads of Industries, NGOs and Academia convened to discuss the future of business in a changing world. GPM Global, a strategic partner of IPMA attended for the third straight

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