Project Management

Project management requires planning, organizing and managing the effort to accomplish a successful project. Project management includes developing a project plan, which involves defining and confirming the project goals and objectives, how they will be achieved, identifying tasks and quantifying the resources needed, and determining budgets and timelines for completion. Within civil society organizations, sound project management is key to ensuring proper communication, monitoring and evaluation, and most importantly, provides donors/funders with a sense of confidence in the organization’s ability to manage projects. Under this section organization’s will find a wide range of resources that help increase their capacity to understand the principles of strong project management.