Green Project Management Is the Call of Our Era
Faced with global crisis, projects and project management must play a greater role, which is a consensus of many experts. They advocate sustainability in the project profession. Green project management looks at projects and project management success as more than inputs, outputs and processes but rather the micro and macro impacts of what we are doing on society, the environment and the economy. The Cover Articles will bring you some insights about the definition, importance, leadership style, standards, certification and future of green project management.
Date with Editor-in-chief
Green Project Management Needs Joint Efforts
PMR Editor-in-chief Ding Ronggui had a dialogue with Kong De’an, General Manager of Power China Eco-environmental Group Co., Ltd. The interview revealed the five aspects that are key to successful implementation of green project management: clear responsibility scope, coordinative multi-dimensional project objectives, active integration and interaction between the company and the government, leverage of green finance and project talent team building.
About Project Success
This column focuses on the topic of project success. After studying hundreds of successful and failed projects, Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez developed a simple tool to show the factors that influence and determine project success – the Project Canvas. We also did an interview with Martin Samphire about APM Conditions for Project Success, which listed 12 project success factors.